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DNA Testing: Seven guidelines for adoptees

This is a guest post by Richard Hill, author of two books on DNA testing. “Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA” is an...

 

The Rocking MyHeritage RootsTech After-Party

This year at RootsTech, we hosted our second annual After-Party on Friday, February 10. The party was hopping, with delicious food, drinks, magicians, fun games, prizes and a returning...

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We Had a Great Time at RootsTech 2017!

The annual RootsTech conference in Salt Lake City, Utah has just come to a close. Some 30,000 people visited the conference, while live-streamed sessions reached 100,000 viewers around the world...

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New: Online Family Tree Consistency Checker

We’re excited to introduce the new Consistency Checker for online family trees at MyHeritage. This new tool scans your family tree and identifies mistakes and inconsistencies in your data...

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Introducing Photo Discoveries™

At MyHeritage, we constantly strive to improve our matching technologies to make family history easier and more accessible for our users. One of our main goals is to facilitate...

 

We’re Heading to RootsTech 2017!

We’re excited to be returning Platinum sponsors at the world’s most important annual genealogy conference, RootsTech 2017, taking place February 8-11, at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt...

 

Introducing the New Discoveries Pages

We’re excited to introduce our new and improved Discoveries pages, that provide Smart Matches and Record Matches. The new pages are easier to use, more consistent, and they work well also...

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Send Us Your Videos!

Everything we do is about helping our users discover, preserve and share their family history. Over time, we’ve helped many MyHeritage users have make incredible family discoveries that they never...

 

Guest Post: Are You Going Local with Your Research?

As a genealogy expert, I often read blog posts and articles written by my fellow genealogists. A few weeks ago, I found an interesting post by Kathryn Lake Hogan,...

 

DNA Matching Enhanced with New Features

DNA Matching is one of the main features of the MyHeritage DNA kit. It is also still available for free for users who have tested with other DNA services. We’ve...

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An Interview with MyHeritage Community Member Roy van der Windt

Roy van der Windt, 31, is a MyHeritage user from Zeist, the Netherlands. He has been using MyHeritage since 2010 but, in 2016, he became a volunteer translator for...

 
MyHeritage team ready to travel the world

Meet the MyHeritage team: Events around the world

As 2017 begins, the genealogy world is looking forward to a great year of events and gatherings. Lectures, conferences, and appearances are already scheduled to talk about MyHeritage’s new...