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Get Started with Genealogy
This article is meant for beginners and will cover the basics to help get started in this rapidly growing hobby.

Genealogical Proof Standard
Proving facts without direct evidence is tough, but the GPS is there to help you through the process.

Free Genealogy Websites
Check out these 26 totally free genealogy websites to help you uncover your family history.

What is the Best DNA Test?
This guide will break everything down for you, and help you choose the best test for your specific needs.

23andMe vs AncestryDNA
A comparison of 23andMe vs Ancestry based on the six most important factors to consider before choosing a DNA kit.

Best Genealogy Software
An in-depth look at the best genealogy software to build and manage your family tree. for Beginners
A comprehensive guide to, the world’s largest online genealogy resource.

MyHeritage for Beginners
Learn about the unique features and subscription options available at MyHeritage.

FamilySearch for Beginners
Learn about the FamilySearch website, and find some tips to navigate the various functions and features available.

Latest Posts

Who Owns MyHeritage?

MyHeritage has grown to be a well-recognized genealogy website. This article explores the foundational narrative and operational dynamics of MyHeritage, covering essential details from its technological advancements to its humanitarian endeavors. We also answer key questions, including “who owns MyHeritage?”. This information provides a comprehensive understanding of the firm’s ownership and the implications it has …

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Welcome to the Investigative Genetic Genealogy Hub, your central resource for unraveling the intricate world of genetic crime-solving. From comprehensive guides and notable criminal cases to educational resources, case studies, and the latest news and events, this hub serves as a gateway for enthusiasts, professionals, and anyone interested in the profound impact of genetics on …

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MyHeritage Reimagine App

MyHeritage has launched a groundbreaking new mobile app, Reimagine. The Reimagine app is designed to take your family photos to the next level. With a focus on photo preservation and enhancement, Reimagine brings an array of unique and user-friendly photo tools that are sure to revolutionize your approach to family history. This blog post will …

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Population Genetics

Population genetics is the study of how genes are passed on and how they change within a population over time. It helps us understand the distribution and frequency of genetic variations within and between populations, and how these variations can lead to changes in the traits of individuals. In this section, we’ll delve into the …

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Leeds Method of DNA Color Clustering

In this article, I want to discuss the Leed’s method and provide some examples to allow you to approach this technique with clarity and understanding to help you to put this practice to use within your own genetic research. The Leed’s Method was termed by Dana Leeds, a genealogist who works as a “Search Angel” …

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