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Top Ten Most Popular Online Genealogy Magazines


This list shows the top ten most popular online genealogy magazines/newsletters in the world. This list was prepared by Alexa, the internet traffic people.

Below is the ranked list in order of popularity:

1. GenealogyInTime Magazine – a very popular genealogy website. Everything is free. It has powerful search engines, listings of the latest genealogy records, in-depth articles and fun tools to track the latest genealogy blog postings, tweets and genealogy news from around the world. [GenealogyInTime Magazine]

2. Eastman’s Online Newsletter – Dick Eastman’s excellent newsletter is a leading source for genealogy material. The website contains both free content and subscription material. [Eastmans Newsletter]

3. Family Tree Magazine – This is the online version of the print magazine of the same name. This site has some free content with the emphasis is on getting people to subscribe to the print edition of the magazine. [Family Tree Magazine]

4. Family Research – This is a specialty online magazine targeted at people tracing English, Scottish or Irish roots. [Family Research]

5. The Ancestry Insider - This site is primarily a blog/newsletter that covers Ancestry.com [Ancestry Insider Blog]

6. The Global Gazette – This is mainly a genealogy store with some free articles and other content. [Global Gazette]

7. Family Chronicle Magazine – This is an online version of the popular print magazine of the same name. There is some free content, with an emphasis on getting people to subscribe to the print edition of the magazine. [Family Chronicle Magazine]

8. Indiana Genealogy Society - This is the website/newsletter of one of the largest genealogy societies in the US. [Indiana Genealogy Society]

9. Georgia Genealogical Society - This website is dedicated to collecting, preserving and disseminating Georgia's colonial and state genealogy records. [Georgia Genealogical Society]

10. Genealogy Magazine – This site is more a genealogy store than a magazine. It sells books, databases and articles for tracing your ancestors. [Genealogy Magazine]

This list is up to date as of April 2012. You can access the extended Alexa list of the most popular online genealogy magazines by clicking here.

Further Resources

Top 100 Most Popular Genealogy Websites

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Highlights of GenealogyInTime Magazine