No matter how you choose to organize your family tree or research process, there is a piece of software out there that can help. You might be surprised at the number of options available, from simple tools that help you track your ancestors’ names and dates, to comprehensive programs that provide detailed research reports. Which software is right for you depends on your needs and budget. Here are some of the most popular software programs available.

Family Tree Software

While some people choose to create their family trees manually, most use family tree software. There are many different software programs available, so it can be difficult to decide which one is right for you. In this section, we will cover the various options on the market, and help you decide which one is best for you. You can also jump to our complete buyer’s guide to family tree software.

Other Software

In the future we plan to review more software used in the genealogy world. Programs like Evidentia can play a critical role in your research. So be sure to bookmark this page!