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Everything Guide to Online Genealogy . . . Trace . . . Share . . . Create
Family History Guide: Training Materials (Learn Basic Computer Skills)
Family History Information Standards Organisation ----- FHISO Regions
FamilySearch App Gallery: Find - Connect - Organize - Explore Family
Genealogical Society Webmasters: Genealogy Webmaster’s Journal
Pubcon Conferences -- Search Engine Land™ -- Search Engine Watch
SiteProNews - Top Search Engines and Directories
Web and Designers - Web Design Blog
INFORMATION and SUBMIT URL:
Uniform Resource Identifier: Uniform Resource Locator (URL) - Uniform Resource Name
* About Genealogy - Suggest a Site
* Ancestor Quest Genealogy: Add a URL
* Cyndi’s List - Submit a New GENEALOGY Link to Cyndi's List
* Family & Home: Genealogy: Webring
Let WebRing promote your site for free.
* Familypedia: Starting Pages for People, Places, or Surnames
Free family history and genealogy records.
- Help:Contributor Help
- Help:Create an External Link
- Help:Edit & Contribute
- Community Center
- Sign In To Submit Your Tree
- Submit a Link for Page: Linkpendium > Genealogy >
- Submit a Link for Page: Linkpendium > Genealogy > USA > Surnames
Surnames are in worldwide listings.
* Open Directory - Society: Genealogy: (dmoz)
Please review the subcategories and select the most appropriate subcategory
for site submission. Do not submit one site to multiple categories.
* RootsWeb: Registry of RootsWeb Sites: Register
Registering and promoting websites on RootsWeb.
- RootsWeb Data Submission
* Suggest A Genealogy Blog
GeneaBloggers includes in upcoming New Genealogy Blogs.
How to edit a page: Wikipedia:Introduction.
Easily edit any unprotected page, and save those changes immediately
to that page, making the alterations visible to every other reader.
GENERAL: Search Engine Submission Service Comparisons (2014)
* 80 Plus Search Engines & Directories | Databases
- Submit to search engines, directories and blogs.
* Over 1200 Free Search Engine Submission Links - Submit Your Website
* Add Your URL to Google™
We add and update new sites to our index each time we crawl the web,
and we invite you to submit your URL here.
- Website Owner – Submit Your Content – Google™
Free submission to the top 20 search engines and directories.
* Best of the Web Directory: Best of the Web Blog Directory
- Best of the Web - How to Submit your Site
- Webmaster Tools
- Bing™ - Submit your Site to Bing™
- How To Submit a Sitemap
* Directory Submission Guidelines [Rules]
Getting directory approvals.
- A to Z of Directory Submissions eBook (pdf)
Comprehensive eBook on everything pertaining
to online directories and directory submissions.
* DIY Website Promotion
How to create and submit websites to search engines like Google™.
Free site submission, search engine list and website ranking.
* Exalead: Submit a Site
Internet search engine, image search engine, video search engine, etc.
* Free Directories
Rankings and reviews of free web directories.
* Free Search Engine Submission
* Free Web Submission | Free Search Engine Submission (UK)
* Free Web Submission: Free Search Engine Submission & Site Promotion
* How to Add a Free URL Submission | eHow
Free website search engine submission service and add URL online.
* Jayde.com - The B2B Search Engine
- Submit Your SiteTo Jayde
* JoeAnt.com Directory
- Suggest a Site (Genealogy)
* Open Directory Project: Submitting a Site
All submissions are subject to editor evaluation.
* Ping My Url
Free website submission service; add URL to over 1,650 different websites.
* ResearchBuzz: Submit Your Site
News about search engines, databases and other information collections.
* Scrub The Web
Add / Submit one URL per email address per day.
* Search Engine Registration Primer
How to register at the search engines.
* Search Engine Submission - Top Search Engines
* Search Engines: Whitelines.net
Free promotion plan for successful marketing, optimization and submission
of websites to search engines; gateway to the world of search engines.
* Submit Express - Submit Google™, Bing (MSN)
Free website URL submission; submission script
will submit your website URL to 70+ top search engines.
- Add URL Free - Search Engine Placement & Registration
Search engine optimization and marketing programs.
Free search engine submission - Top 100+.
* Traffic Flow SEO: XML Sitemap
- Add Url: Free Search Engine Submission Links
List of almost every search engine on the Web including top tier,
second tier and some really out there search engines that allow
you to submit your site for free as many of them have limited
crawlers and may or may not ever find your site.
* World Site Index Web Directory
Searchable web directory of English language sites.
How to edit a page: Wikipedia:Introduction.
Easily edit any unprotected page, and save those
changes immediately to that page, making the
alterations visible to every other reader.
* Yahoo! ®Help Central
DOMAIN NAMES: Domain Name - Domain Name Registry - Domain Name System
Top-Level Domain: Generic Top-Level Domain - List of Internet Top-Level Domains
* Domain It™
(A-E) (F-I) (J-P) (Q-Z)
Worldwide registry list of ccTLDs (country code top level domains).
Domain information, whois & dns report.
Valuable information and metrics for millions of domains.
* ICANN: ICANN: Site Map
Internet corporation for assigned names and numbers.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Global coordination of the DNS Root, IP addressing
and other Internet protocol resources.
- ICANN Accredited Registrars
Currently accredited domain-name registrars for top level domains.
- Descriptions and Contact Information for Accredited Registrars
- ICANN Resources
Public information regarding Internet domain name registration services.
* Netcraft Ltd
Search web by domain.
* Network Solutions®
Domain names, web hosting and online marketing services.
Domain name registries around the world.
Whois information about country-code (two-letter) top-level domains.
* Verisign®: Site Map
Domain name registration, DDoS and DNS management.
- Domain Name Services
Query and response Communications protocol that is widely used for querying
databases that store the registered users or assignees of an Internet resource,
such as a domain name, an IP address block, or an Autonomous System (Internet),
but is also used for a wider range of other information.
Domain based research services.
- Internic | Whois
WHOIS services provide public access to data on registered domain names,
which currently includes contact information for registered name holders.
HOMEPAGE CONSTRUCTION: Home Page - Web Page
Personal Home Pages & the Construction of Identities on the Web: Personal Web Sites
Role of personal home pages in the construction of their authors' identities.
Free private family web site for close and extended family.
* Developing Genealogy Web-Pages
Wikibooks, collection of open-content textbooks.
* Finally, A Society Website Anyone Can Manage
* Genealogy Hosting - Start Your Genealogy Website Now.
The best research tool a genealogist can have is a genealogy website.
- Getting Started on Your Genealogy Website: Book Overview (pdf)
Comprehensive guide which covers every aspect of creating a genealogy website.
* Genealogy Web Creations
Website design for the genealogist.
- Resources for Website Design
* Guide to Donating Your Personal or Family Papers to a Repository
Manuscript Repositories Section of the Society of American Archivists.
* Guidelines for Publishing Web Pages on the Internet (pdf)
Recommended by the National Genealogical Society.
* How To Create a Personal Website: 8 Steps - wikiHow
- The Ultimate Guide To Building A Personal Website | College Info Geek
Discover and create original, in-depth, useful, media-rich pages.
* Netvibes: Netvibes.com Blog
Publishing a home page personal web portal.
* Pedigree & Lineage Networking: Family Trees
General information, social networking and social networking with family trees.
* Second Site v2: Wholly Genes
Companion program for The Master Genealogist that creates professional-quality
web pages from TMG data sets. Copy the web pages to a web server to share
your research with the world. Copy the web pages to CDs to share your ancestry.
* Web Development Tips & Tutorials: How to Create Websites
- Getting Started Creating Personal Web Pages
Create and design your own personal website or social networking site.
- Online Diary Tutorial
Choosing a design for your biography page.
Icon online diary, private diary and online journal.
- Web Site Tools
* Webliography on Creating Web Pages | Infopeople
Brief listing of sites to help you learn: HyperText Markup Language (HTML),
how to design web pages, how to work with graphics,
where to get HTML editors and how to validate your HTML pages.
GENERAL INFORMATION: Web Design and Web Development
Free web development resources.
* All About Your Own Website
Guide to creating and managing websites,
to design and maintain your own web page.
* Easiest Web Page Authoring Resources
* Free & Useful Online Resources for Designers & Developers: Categories
- 45+ Free Online Tools To Create Charts, Diagrams & Flowcharts
* Google™ Developers
* Help 4 Web
"How to" needs of professional web developers.
* Markup Language
- List of Markup Languages
- List of XML Markup Languages: Extensible Markup Language (XML)
- XHTML - Extensible Hypertext Markup Language
Has the same depth of expression as HTML: also conforms to XML syntax.
Source of information about XHTML.
- HTML, XHTML, & CSS VQS
- Table of Contents
- W3C XHTML2 Working Group
* NetObjects® Fusion
One of the fastest, easiest ways to build, manage and promote websites.
For beginners, intuitive wizards and professionally designed templates;
for advanced users enjoy the powerful technical development capabilities.
- Product Updates & Free Downloads
* RSS: RSS Tutorial for Content Publishers & Webmasters
Features and benefits of a web format called RSS and brief technical overview.
* Semantic Web: Semantic Web Stack
Information that can be interpreted by Machines, in finding, combining
& acting upon information on the web; comprises the standards & tools of XML,
XML Schema (W3C), Resource Description Framework, RDF Schema and OWL.
* VoS: Net Tools
- Web Page Authoring
- VoS: Advanced
- VoS: For Beginners
* W3Schools Online Web Tutorials: W3Schools Sitemap
Largest web developer sit on the net - all free.
* Web Design References
University of Minnesota at Duluth: ITS&S.
* Web Developer® Library: Reference
* Web Developer's Field Guide | 360 Voltage
Ultimate resource for web developers, designers, bloggers,
coders, hackers, builders and entrepreneurs.
* Web Developer's Handbook
CSS, web development, color tools, SEO, usability,
developing web-sites, exploring imagination.
* Web Development and Design Tutorials, Tips and Reviews
* Web Style Guide, 3rd Edition
Yale University Center advanced instructional media's online site design guide.
- Contents | Web Style Guide 3
2 Universal Usability
3 Information Architecture
4 Interface Design
5 Site Structure
6 Page Structure
7 Page Design
9 Editorial Style
10 Forms and Applications
CGI Scripts, tutorials, programming, clipart and webmaster tools.
Web site design, free tests, tips an links.
* World Wide Web Consortium - Web Standards
- W3C Link Checker
- LinkChecker: Other Free Link Checkers
- W3C Markup Validation Service
- W3C Search, Site Index, Keywords
- HTML Home
News, tutorials and historical background.
- Basic HTML: Your Genealogy Web Site
- Dave Raggett's Introduction to HTML
- Help Learn HTML Tag Coding - HTML Tutorial
- HTML Code Tutorial - Free Reference Guide
- HTML for Beginners - WebDeveloper.com®
- HTML Goodies: The Ultimate HTML Resource
- HTML Help by The Web Design Group
- HTML Interactive Tutorial
- Lissa Explains it All: HTML Help & Tutorials for Kids
- Oxford University Computing Services - A Guide to HTML
* YouTube™ - Basic HTML & CSS Tutorial
How to make a website from scratch.
WEB SITE HOSTING PROVIDERS: Web Hosting Service
Netcraft Ltd - Internet Research, Anti-Phishing & PCI Security Services
Includes worldwide ongoing review of most reliable hosting company sites.
* Free Web Hosting Service: Comparison of Free Web Hosting Services
- 100 Best Free Web Space - Free Web Hosting Services
Free web space.
- Free Webspace & Free Web Hosting Services
Directory list of free web hosting providers; i.e.,
free homepage hosting sites, with many reviews,
testimonials and ratings that are updated daily.
- List of All Free Web Hosts Sorted by Name or Number
- RootsWeb.com Freepages
- Google™ Sites: Google™ Sites
Makes creating and sharing a group website easy.
- Web Hosting 101
* Where Websites Live: Biggest Data Centers in the World - Hosting Facts
LINK POPULARITY RESOURCES: Search Engine Optimization
Methods of Website Linking
* AboutUs: Weblog - World's Largest Editable Index of Websites
We know the web. We offer tools and resources
to help improve sites and track online presence.
- How to Improve AboutUs Pages
- Tags Are Topics That a Site Is About
- Example: Academic-Genealogy.com
* Add Me.com
Link popularity check and website backlink checker.
* Alexa® - The Web Information Company
* Competition Finder Tool
* Google™ Analytics | Official Website
Everything about how visitors find and interact with sites.
Website statistics tracking and analysis.
* Incoming Links Development Guide & Directory
- Introduction to Linking
- Generate Incoming Links
- Sources of Links
- Prepare your Promotion Kit
- Requesting Incoming Links
- Tracking your Progress
- Executive Summary
* Link Building Blog: Link-building-tools
Articles on how to build up a quality link network
to get better search rankings for your website.
* Link Popularity Check Tool
* Link Popularity Checker
From Webmaster Toolkit.
Free link popularity service.
* Measuring Link Popularity
From Search Engine Watch (SEW).
Check your page rank and SEO stats domains.
* Piwik - Web Analytics - Open Source
Downloadable, Free/Libre (GPLv3 licensed) real time web analytics
software program, providing detailed reports on website visitors:
the search engines and keywords they used, the language they speak, etc.
* PR Checker, Domain Age & Backlinks Tool
* Quantcast: Measure + Advertise
Open internet ratings service.
Top websites, most visited websites and website ranking.
Website promotion, Internet marketing and blogging.
* SEO Blogs & Search Engine Blogs: 10 Best Search Engine Optimization Blogs
List of most of the SEO blogs and search engine blogs on the Internet.
Free invisible web tracker, hit counter and web stats.
Seo + Sem + Smo Tool - Backlink Checker + Website Value.
Free internet service estimates how many visitors websites get on a daily basis,
with visual comparison to countries that have a similar population count.
Snoop any website.
* Website Grader: Free SEO Analysis
Free SEO score for websites, with custom
search engine optimization and marketing advice.
* Website Value Calculator & Detailed Information Evaluator
Traffic details, daily page views, rankings, related links, estimated site value,
estimated daily ads revenue and directory listings for various search engines.
Reputation management reimagined.
* HTML Writers Guild: Website Design - HWG.org
Web design training and certification.
* IADAS: International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences
- Webby Award
Set of awards presented to the world's best websites.
* International Webmasters Association
Global leader for advancing the web professional.
- Website Design Classes Offered by IWA-HWG
* National Association of Government Webmasters - USA
Technology place for nonprofits and libraries.
* Web Professionals: Blog
Community - Education - Certification.
List consisting of links, books, online courses including podcast.
- Search Specialist and Marketers
- Web Designer
- Web Developer
- Webmaster (generalist)
* World Wide Web Consortium (W3C®) and W3C Search Site Index
Develops interoperable technologies (specifications, guidelines,
software, and tools) to lead the web to its full potential.
RESOURCES for WEBMASTERS: Computer - Internet - Software
Mobile Devices - News & Views - Search Engines - Trends - World
Computer and Internet resources for the experienced computer user,
genealogist, family historian, or newbie just beginning to use the Internet.
Webmaster resources and free web tools to design,
develop, and manage a successful website.
* DailyTekk: Top 100 | DailyTekk
- 30 Ways to Identify and Incorporate the Latest Trends
- 100 Sources of Idea Fuel for Tech Entrepreneurs
- 100 Terrific Tools for Coders & Developers
- 100 Tools to Develop the Next Killer iOS or Android App
- 150 Resources for Tech Startups
- 200 Best Graphic, App & Web Design Tools & Resources (Categorized)
- Over 100 Incredible Infographic Tools & Resources (Categorized)
- Use Tech to Get Organized: The 100 Best Tools, Websites, Apps & More
HTML code help, search engine optimization and web site maintenance tools.
* Online Video Tutorials & Training | lynda.com
Easy-to-follow video tutorials help you learn software, business, creative skills, etc.
- Web Video Courses & Tutorials
Learn how to design and create a website with our web design tutorials.
From hundreds of video courses, choose the right one to help you embed video,
format text, design in CSS, create content strategy & analyze user experience design.
* PowerMapper - Visual Sitemap Generator
Automatic sitemap creation and content auditing tool for website owners,
information architects, SEOs and web developers. It is used in 43 countries,
by 30% of the Fortune 100, and major organizations like NASA and MIT.
* schema.org: Documentation - Schemas
Provides a collection of schemas, i.e., html tags, that webmasters
can use to markup their pages in ways recognized by major search
providers. Search engines including Bing™, Google™ and Yahoo!®
rely on this markup to improve the display of search results,
making it easier for people to find the right web pages.
* TechRepublic - A Resource for IT Professionals
Features blogs, community forums, vendor white papers,
software downloads, Webcasts, and research.
Free programmers' resources, free webmasters' resources, free security resources.
- Free Site Search Engines / Search Engine Hosting Services
Search facility for your website.
- Google™ Custom Search Engine
Create a customized search experience for your own website.
Web developer's resource.
* World Wide Web Reference
Monitoring reference resources and sites about the World Wide Web.
WEBMASTER RESEARCH TOOLS: Free Webmaster Tools & Resources
* Alexa® Internet - Website Information: Alexa® Blog: FAQs
- Alexa® Internet - Products
Metrics, tools and analysis to increase your web traffic and succeed online.
Webmaster and blogger tools.
* Bamboo DiRT: Tools
Tool, service, and collection registry of digital research tools for scholarly use.
Find and compare resources ranging from content management systems
to music OCR, statistical analysis packages to mindmapping software.
Bamboo Partner Institutions (UC Berkeley, UChicago, UW Madison);
Bamboo affiliates (University of Alabama, NINES), and individuals
dedicated to helping connect people with digital resources.
Categories (archived: digitalresearchtools)
- Authoring Interactive Works
- Bibliographic Management
- Collaborative Editing
- Course Management
- Data Analysis
- Data Collection
- Data Conversion
- Data Storage
- Image Collections
- Image Editing
- Linguistic Research
- Scholarly & Social Networking
- Staying Current
- Task Management
- Text Collections
- Text Mining
- Tool Development
- Visual Search
- Web Development
Free web hosting and web tools for webmasters,
* C4LPT: Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies
Making sense of E-Learning trends, technologies and tools.
- Directory of Learning Tools: Top 100 Tools for Learning
* Deep Learning | Udacity
Develop a clear understanding of the motivation for deep learning, and design
intelligent systems that learn from complex and/or large-scale datasets.
* Google™ Webmaster Tools: Webmaster Tools Help
- Other Resources
* Graphical User Interface (GUI): GUI Widget
- List of Common Generic Widgets
- Toolbar: Browser Toolbar
- Apps - Create a Toolbar | Conduit®
- Bing™ Bar
- Bing™ Toolbar helps you stay connected with friends
Get easy access to Facebook®, email, weather and more.
- Google™ Toolbar
- Google™ Toolbar - Take the best of Google™ everywhere on the web.
- Yahoo!® Toolbar
- Yahoo® Toolbar - Stay in touch with your world.
* JoeAnt.com Directory
- Web Design: Web Design Tools
Free search term suggestion tool.
Genealogy search engine in a box.
- Best Tools & Services for Webmasters
- Web 2.0 Sites & Applications | FeedMyApp
* Search Tools for Web Sites & Intranets
Information, news and advice about web site searching technology.
* Stat My Web
Website analysis and webmaster tools.
Powerful online software tool for creating web surveys.
* Textalyser: Text Analysis Tool
Detailed statistics of your text, perfect for translators (quoting),
for webmasters (ranking), or for normal users, to know the subject of a text.
* URLinfo beta - Fagan Finder
Tool for handling web pages, translating, tracking changes, searching,
finding similar pages, looking up Whois (ownership) data,
reading reviews and many more operations.
* Webmaster Toolkit
Webmaster tools and SEO software resources.
Tools and resources for webmasters to make money online.
WEBMASTER SPECIALTY SITES: ReadWrite - TechCrunch
Create your free Blog.
- Surname Newsgroups
Blogs, genealogy newsletters and periodicals.
* Copyscape Plagiarism Checker
Duplicate content detection software.
Share your bookmarks with family, friends, and colleagues.
* File Hosting Service: Comparison of File Hosting Services - The Verge
Free file sharing and storage.
- Comparison of Online Backup Services
- Google™ Drive: Google™ Drive
Businesses, professionals and individuals:
host files easily and share them with others.
- RapidShare: RapidShare
Upload big files in one step and subsequently make them available to friends
and family via the download link. The download link can only be accessed
by the person who has stored the file. In this way, data is secured
against unauthorized access.
Find sound effects on the web.
* Google™ Webmaster Central
Webmaster resources that help with crawling and indexing questions.
* Internet Bot
- Bots vs Browsers
Public bots and user agents database and commentary.
- The Web Robots Pages: Robots Database
* Link Checkers
- W3C Link Checker
Install or update multiple apps at once.
Put a dynamic map in any web page.
* PageSpeed Insights
* Pipes™: Rewire the Web
Powerful composition tool to aggregate,
manipulate and mashup content from around the web.
- Mashups (web application hybrid)
- APIs: Application Programming Interface
- Web 2.0: "Web as Platform", where software applications
are built upon the Web as opposed to upon the desktop.
- Category:Web 2.0:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Project Management
- Comparison of Project Management Software
Free merge, split, protect, encrypt and mix pdf files online.
Sitemap is an XML file that lists URLs for a site along with additional
metadata about each URL (when it was last updated, how often it
usually changes, and how important it is, relative to other URLs in the site)
so that search engines can more intelligently crawl the site.
- Google™ Sitemap Details
Easy way for you to help improve your coverage in the Google™ index.
- Create your Google™ Sitemap Online - XML Sitemaps
- How to Make Use of Google™ SiteMaps
- ROR Sitemap Generator
ROR is a rapidly growing XML format for describing your website
in a generic fashion, so that search engines can find and discover
information more easily. By default, ROR information is stored
in a ROR file called ror.xml, placed in your website's main directory.
* URL Toolbox: 90+ URL Shortening Services
Making long URLs useable and shorter.
- bitly | ♥ your bitmarks
- Google™ URL Shortener
* Video Search Engine
- Bing™ Videos
Video search engine.
- Clip Blast®
World's largest video search.
- Google™ Videos
- Yahoo!® Video Search
Search millions of videos from across the web.
Academic video search.
China's leading Internet video website.
- YouTube™ - Broadcast Yourself.™
Largest worldwide video-sharing community.
* Visual Resources Association
International association of image media professionals.
- VRA Resources
Real-time threat analysis with CSI: ACE Insight.
Monitor any number of websites for updates and changes.
- Cyndi's List - Wikis for Genealogy
- GenealogyWiki.org - Shared History
- List of Wikipedias
- Starting & Running a Wiki Website
- Why Wiki?
- Wiki History
- Wikia.com: Create a New Wiki
Wiki communities for everyone.
Free and pro Wiki hosting.
- WikiIndex: Category:Wiki Lists - WikiIndex
- Category:All - WikiIndex: 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Other
- A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
- All pages - WikiIndex
Wiki feature comparison: compare them all.
A place to grow communities.
requires personal responsibility. This demands
submitting to both national and international standards for credentials
that can be applied at the local level, within the civil licensing community.
The scholarly standards must merit research acceptability, promoted by
the community of higher learning institutions. A reduction in current
bureaucracy [Internet disorganization to a centralized unit], must be
promoted, to keep online genealogy free and independent; a part
of the socialization and learning process of society as a whole...."
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