To Upgrade to Windows 10 or…Not

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These are only two windows, not Windows 10.

"Oh dear! Windows 10. Should I upgrade? It is free, isn't it?"

Unless you've been on another planet, you've heard about Windows 10. If you are even a little bit of a techy in your local genealogy world, you are being asked questions. And if you aren't a techy, you KNOW you have questions.

Definitely Read more for how you can learn Things You Want to Know about upgrading to Windows 10.

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Genealogy Doldrums

NewsStuck? Getting Nowhere? | No comments

Doggy DoldrumsSummer Slump? ~ I'm having a wonderful summer. Multiple visits from my children & grandchildren. It doesn't get any better than that. So why do I feel a lot like the doggy in this picture? I should be eagerly scanning photos. Updating my database. Posting new info to my genealogy site. This web site. Etc. Etc. I've got closets to clean out; no genealogy lurking in them I'm sorry to say. An office to straighten ... again! And I'm not in the mood to do any of it. Is there a "fix" for getting out of the doldrums?Read More

WordPress.org or WordPress.com? Difference clearly defined

Tips for the AdminWordPress | No comments

WordPressWPKUBE posted a great article today doing EXACTLY that with an outstanding infographic. Because both org and com USE the same core software, it is easy to become confused about the two. Both have pluses; both have negatives.

I wish WPKUBE had written this article six months ago when I was seriously considering moving this site as well as the genealogy site that I also administer to WordPress.com. It would have saved me a LOT of time.

Keep reading to view infographic as well as the decision I made for this site & some advice for the WordPress beginner.

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A Beauty of a WordPress Checklist

Tips for the AdminWordPress | No comments

ChecklistI simply GOTTA tell you about this one! How would you like 101+ things-to-do to launch your next WordPress site or to maintain your current one? This is for the WordPress beginner . For the person who is updating their WordPress site. I personally think it's for you if you consider yourself an expert.Read More