“MyHeritage . . . What Have You Done for Me Lately?” Well, you’d be surprised . . .
When was the last time you took MyHeritage for a test drive? If you haven’t checked in lately, you may not realize how MyHeritage can help you make advances on your DNA, genealogy, and family history research.
Why I Find Myself Using MyHeritage More and More Lately
As you can imagine many attendees will ask me questions and want to “pick my brain” in between lectures and afterwards. This is another aspect of my job that I love since it gives me an indication of the current issues for genealogists and family historians. One question I get frequently: “Should I be using MyHeritage?” or “What’s the best site to use if I have European ancestry?” or “Why do you like using MyHeritage?”
I always tell genealogists that there is no “easy button” in genealogy and NO WEBSITE will provide easy answers. But you need to spend time understanding all the features of a site like MyHeritage and maximize your time spent there.
What do you really know about MyHeritage? Some of you may have recently taken advantage of free records access at My Heritage. Some of you may have uploaded a small family tree to MyHeritage. Here are the newer features I use the most at MyHeritage and the ones that have really helped me with my own research:
- DNA Matching: MyHeritage has made recent improvements in its DNA Matching technology and I’ve found lots of new matches. And these are in the 1st to 3rd cousin range, not 4th to 6th cousin like AncestryDNA’s matching. Also, I love that DNA Matches allows me to see the surnames I have in common with my matches!
- True Worldwide Coverage: This is a big one for me especially as I am working on my European genealogy research. MyHeritage has over 99 million users, 3.2 billion profiles, and 9.5 billion international historical records, as well as an online community of users around the world. When I have questions about German archives and records I know I can get answers from other users on MyHeritage.
- SmartMatching™: Finds matching profiles in family trees, enabling users to discover new ancestors and relatives, and connect with other users.
- RecordMatching™: Automatic matches between people and historical records.
- Consistency Checker: Scans your family tree and identifies mistakes and inconsistencies in your data so that you could make the necessary changes in your tree, improving its overall quality and accuracy.
- 24/7 Customer Service: Great toll-free customer support 24 hours a day / 7 days a week for most countries.
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