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Create your own website


  • 1 hour
    90-120 minutes with live demonstration
Hosting Reqirements
  • I would PREFER the host to provide an internet connection
    I REQUIRE the host to provide a data projector
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It is relatively easy to create your own website, either by using free blogging websites such as Blogger and Wordpress, or by using the software provided with most hosting plans. and the data created by your family tree program. You can write up your research, discuss your hobbies, publicise your family history society, whatever you like! 

Topics covered:

  • Domain names
  • Blogging websites such as Blogger and Wordpress
  • Creating pages and menus
  • Adding pictures
  • Putting your family tree on your own site
  • Putting your family tree on another site such as Ancestry
  • Linking your website to your family tree
  • Security
No knowledge of HTML or any other programming language is required. It's easy!


Blogger and Wordpress will be demonstrated in the longer version of the talk.