Wednesday, April 11, 2007

The RootsWeb Store

The RootsWeb Store

The Official Guide to RootsWeb is an insider’s tour of and teaches you the tips and tricks to unlock the full potential of the world’s largest, free genealogy website. It’s available in two formats. The e-book version ($7.95) is available for immediate download or you can pre-order a print copy of the book ($12.95) that will be shipped when it becomes available in mid to late April. You will not be charged for the print book until it ships.

Check out The RootsWeb Store today - every purchase you make helps your own research, the RootsWeb site, and the RootsWeb community (see for more information)! The RootsWeb Store is very much a work in progress, so if you have product recommendations or suggestions, please email so that we can work together to make this store as good as it can be.

Friday, April 06, 2007

stylish pages

one of the neglected themes of this blog is style in web design:-

Redirection to Fo Guang Shan Monastery

the danish artist Inger-Lise Kristoffersen and mammy dearest from 2006

Sunday, April 01, 2007

RootsWeb Newsroom

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RootsWeb Newsroom » About the Authors


Anna is our new Community Operations Manager. In this role she is responsible for the team that helps run the day-to-day operations of RootsWeb - she is also currently acting as ListMaster. Anna has only been on the team since December 2006 but is a long time user of RootsWeb and is enjoying learning about all the ins and outs of what makes our RootsWeb site and community keep on ticking.


Donna is a familiar face around RootsWeb - her enthusiasm for RootsWeb began over 11 years ago when she started as a volunteer. She now spends most of her time behind the scenes working on bettering RootsWeb and leading the HelpDesk team.


Eric is currently working on UserDBs, processing all of those fabulous databases that our community has uploaded and also working on improving the current system.


Jamie is the Product Manager for RootsWeb. She started with in November 2004 and finally saw the light and came over to RootsWeb in March 2006 after working on She loves working to support the family history needs of the amazing RootsWeb community even better.


Melissa is a Product Manager with a passion for message boards, mailing lists, blogs and other online community products. She began working with RootsWeb in Aug. 2005 and is currently acting as ListMaster for the RootsWeb mailing lists.


Randy is the Lord of all RootsWeb Development! He started working on RootsWeb way back in 1998 and has contributed innumerable features and tools to the RootsWeb community.