Thursday, April 3, 2008

Family Tree Magazine Genealogy Insider: "We're Honored"

Reprint from Family Tree Magazine's Genealogy Insider Blog this April 3rd posting:

We're Honored - Posted by Allison

When it comes to recognizing useful genealogical tools and services, we're used to doling out the honors—from our annual
101 Best Web Sites roundup to our "Libbys" libraries awards, coming in the July issue—rather than receiving them. But this week, we've gotten news that two awards have been bestowed upon Family Tree Magazine:

In a study of online traffic rankings, Utah-based professional research firm ProGenealogists found to be one of the 50 most popular genealogical Web sites for 2008. Not surprisingly, heavy-hitting data providers and RootsWeb (both owned by The Generations Network) topped the list. Some of the other rankings might surprise you— See the full list. customers selected this blog as the Best Genealogy Reference Tool and Family Tree Magazine as the Most Popular Genealogy Publication in the 2008 Artistry of Genealogy Awards. You can read about all the winners at’s online Photo Preservation Center.

It’s nice to know that genealogists find our tools, tips and information so useful. We’d love to hear your feedback, too (both compliments and critiques): Tell us how you think we can make our magazine, blogs and Web site even better by posting a comment
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