Thursday, March 4, 2021

RootsTech Connect 2021 Genealogy Blog Compendium - Updated

This blog post will attempt to capture a link to all of the genealogy blog posts available from the RootsTech 2021 Conference online (held 24 February to 27 February 2020).  This includes RootsTech related posts from the conference goers, and announcements and session descriptions from non-conference goers.

1)  Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings:

*  RootsTech Connect 2021 Website Is Live! Build Your Playlist! (24 February 2021)

*  Check Out New Technology -- Innovators at RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

*  Add Your Photo To the RootsTech Connect 2021 Mosaic (25 February 2021)

My Day 1 at RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

*  Join Us at the RootsTech Desktop Diner - Friday, 2 p.m. MST on Zoom (26 February 2021)

*  My Day 2 at RootsTech Connect 2021 (26 February 2021)

*  Saturday Night Genealogy Fun -- Your Favorite RootsTech Connect 2021 Moment, Experience, Session, Feature (27 February 2021)

My Day 3 at RootsTech Connect 2021 (27 February 2021)

The RootsTech Connect Mosaic Photograph (1 March 2021)

2)  Jenny Hansen on My Favorite Ancestor:

Connecting at RootsTech (24 February 2021)

RootsTech Wrap-Up (2 March 2021)

3)  Miles Meyer on Miles' Genealogy Tips:

 RootsTech Connect 2021 - Starts Today! (24 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect 2021 - Day 1 - Innovations (24 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect 2021 - Day 2 - Discovery (25 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect 2021 - Day 3 - Inspiration (26 February 2021)

4)  McKell Keeney on DNA Breakthroughs:

RootsTech Tips! (24 February 2021)

5)  Ellen Thompson-Jennings on Hound on the Hunt:j

*  The Day Has Arrived – RootsTech Connect 2021 (24 February 2021)

Are You Suffering From RootsTech Connect Fatigue? (28 February 2021)

6)  Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained -- Genetic Genealogy:

*  RootsTech 2021 Opening Day: Sneak Preview & Navigation (24 February 2021)

*  RootsTech 2021 Day 2: Hints, Chats & Bittersweet Memories (25 February 2021)

*  Rootstech 2021 Day 3: Picture Perfect & Great Prices! (26 February 2021)

*  RootsTech 2021 Day 4: Connect Our Souls (27 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect 2021: Comprehensive DNA Session List (1 March 2021)

7)  James Tanner on Genealogy's Star:

New RootsTech Website Online (24 February 2021)

*  Visit The Family History Guide at RootsTech Connect 2021 (24 February 2021)

*  Explore the World of RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

*  Much of RootsTech to continue on for a year (27 February 2021)

Visiting the RootsTech Website (4 March 2021)

8)  Talya at MyHeritage Blog:

Meet Us at RootsTech 2021 (24 February 2021)

9)  Fran Kitto on Travel Genee:

Ready for RootsTech Connect 3 (24 February 2021)

10)  Elizabeth M. O'Neal on Heart of the Family:

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of RootsTech Connect (24 February 2021)

11)  Kris Hewitt at My Link To the Past:

Relatives at RootsTech (24 February 2021)

12)  Debbie Reed Hutchison on AncesTrees:

I Can't Wait for Tomorrow (24 February 2021)

13)  Melanie McComb on The Shamrock Genealogist:

RootsTech is Here! (24 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021 Recap (1 March 2021)

14)  Let's Talk Genealogy at Macomb County Genealogy Group:

*  RootsTech 2021 has Started! It is Free & Virtual; Visit the "Expo Hall" & its Vendor Booths -- Lots of Deals to be Found; Most for a Limited Time Feb. 25-27, 2021 (24 February 2021)

15)  Susan LeBlanc on Gopher Genealogy:

RootsTech Wednesday 24 February 25, 2021 (25 February 2021)

*  Roots Tech 2021 Friday Day 2 (28 February 2021)

16)  Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte:

*  Free virtual RootsTech Connect 2021 conference now live (25 February 2021)

Suggestions For Your RootsTech Playlist (26 February 2021)

17)  Marian B. Wood at Climbing My Family Tree:

Gone Fishin' at RootsTechConnect (25 February 2021)

18)  Fiona Brooker on Moments In Time:

See You at RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

How to Navigate RootsTech 2021 (26 February 2021)

19)  Cheryl Levy on The National Institute for Genealogical Studies:

*   Package Discounts for RootsTech 2021 (25 February 2021)

20)  Nancy Messier on My Ancestors and Me:

RootsTech 2021 Begins Today! (25 February 2021)

Thoughts on RootsTech 2021 (27 February 2021)

21)  Judy Webster on Genealogy Leftovers:

*  Free Online Genealogy Conference: RootsTech 2021 (25 February 2021)

22)  Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist:

RootsTech Connect 2021 Underway (25 February 2021)

23)  FamilySearch:

*  Don’t Miss the Virtual FamilySearch Mission Booth at RootsTech! (25 February 2021)

24)  Linda Stufflebean on Empty Branches on the Family Tree:

RootsTech 2021: Keynotes and Expo Hall, Part 1 (25 February 2021)

Fun & Lesser Known Events at RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021 Expo Hall Visit, Part 2 (25 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021: Day 2 Events & Tips (26 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021: Class Sessions - Tips & Tricks (26 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021:  How to Translate Foreign Language Sessions (27 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect 2021:  Day 3 - Live Winding Down & Class Sessions Revving Up (27 February 2021)

*  Saturday Night Genealogy Fun: Your Favorite RootsTech Connect 2021 Moment, Experience, Session, Feature (28 February 2021)

*   RootsTech Connect 2021: Final Thoughts (28 February 2021)

25)  Genealogy At Heart:

RootsTech is REMARKABLE! (25 February 2021)

26)  Jenny Hawran on Like Herding Cats:

RootsTech Connect 2021 (25 February 2021)

27)  Alyson Mansfield on OnGenealogy:

RootsTech Connect 2021 Video Tour (25 February 2021)

28)  Debbie Kennett on Cruwys News:

*  RootsTech Connect – the pick of the talks and the final countdown (24 February 2021)

29)  Dick Eastman on Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter:

*  Vivid-Pix Brings Family History Home at RootsTech Connect 2021 with Free Education & Research - Partners with achi & Tellegacy (25 February 2021)

Wrap-Up: RootsTech Connect 2021 (1 March 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect Song Contest Winners Announced (2 March 2021)

*  RootsTech Connect Went From 130,000 (Last Year) to 1.1 Million (This Year) (4 March 2021)

30)  Judy Nimer Muhn on Lineage Journeys:

*  IT’S LIVE – RootsTech Connect 2021 has begun!!! (25 February 2021)

*  SOOO Much Going On at RootsTech Connect 2021 (26 February 2021)

 RootsTech Connect 2021 was AMAZING!!!! (27 February 2021)

31)  Bill Buchanan on Bill's Genealogy Blog:

RootsTech Connect 2021 25-27 February 2021 (25 February 2021)

32)  FamilyTreeDNA:

Join Us Virtually At RootsTech 2021...It's Free! (25 February 2021)

33)  Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History:

How to Watch RootsTech Connect (26 February 2021)

34)  Alona Tester on Gould Genealogy & History:

Downunder With RootsTech Connect (26 February 2021)

35)  Nick Thorne on The Nosey Genealogist: Help Me With My Family Tree:

RootsTech Connect 2021 is Now Live Online (26 February 2021)

36)  Janet Few on The History Interpreter - Janet Few:

*  #RootsTechConnect Ramblings Part 1 (26 February 2021)

#RootsTechConnect Ramblings Part 2 (27 February 2021)

*  #RootsTechConnect Ramblings Part 3 (1 March 2021)

37)  Liz Tapley on My Tapley Tree...and its Branches:

RootsTech Connect 2021 -- Day 1 (26 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021 - Day 2 (27 February 2021)

*  Saturday Night Genealogy Fun - Your Favorite RootsTech Connect 2021 Moment, Experience, Session and/or Feature (27 February 2021)

38)  Melissa Barker on A Genealogist In the Archives:

Disaster Planning at RootsTech Connect (26 February 2021)

39)  Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry:

RootsTech Wrap-up (27 February 2021)

*  The Maddening Draw of a Universal Family Tree (28 February 2021)

40)  M. Diane Rogers on CanadaGenealogy, or 'Jane's Your Aunt':

*  RootsTech Connect 2021 - Evening 1 and Day 2! (27 February 2021)

41)  Rachel Trotter on Evalogue.Life:

*  RootsTech Connect – A Virtual, Global Feast for the Soul (27 February 2021)

42)  Marcia Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy:

RootsTech Connect 2021 (28 February 2021)

43)  Annette Kapple on AK's Genealogy Research:

*  Celebrating 10 Year Blogiversary/ The Best of RootsTech 2021 (28 February 2021)

44)  Philip Trauring on B & F: Jewish Genealogy and More:

Watching My RootsTech Session (28 February 2021)

45)  Louis Kessler on Behold Genealogy:

*  My Highlights at RootsTech Connect 2021 (28 February 2021)

46)  Paul Chiddicks on The Chiddicks Family Tree:

My #RootsTechConnect Experience (28 February 2021)

47)  Lacie P.  on Lacie's Genealogy Blog:

*  Saturday Night Genealogy Fun - Your Favorite RootsTech Connect 2021 Moment, Experience, Session, Feature (28 February 2021)

48)  Taneya Koone on Taneya Y. Koonce Genealogy and Memory Keeping:

*  Let’s Crowdsource Newspaper Indexing – Let’s Do Good Together (27 February 2021)

49)  Lynn Broderick on The Single Leaf:

*  It’s Not Over Until It’s Over—RootsTech Connect (28 February 2021)

*  Ancestors: How did they live? Who did they love? What did they learn? (8 March 2021)

50)  Bob Taylor on The Family History Guide:

*  Partnership Videos: FamilySearch and The Family History Guide (28 February 2021)

*  RootsTech Recap for The Family History Guide (28 February 2021)

51)  Sue McNelly on KindredPast:

RootsTech Connect 2021 -- A Global Success! (2 March 2021)

52)  DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree:

*  RootsTech's DNA Lectures Keep Inspiring (2 March 2021)

53)   Alison Spring on The Frugal Family Historian:

RootsTech Connect: How It's Going ... And Going (2 March 2021)

54)  Jennifer Jones on Tracking Down the Family:

RootsTech Connect 2021 Day 1 (26 February 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021 Day 2 (1 March 2021)

RootsTech Connect 2021 Day 3 (6 March 2021)

55)  Gena Philibert-Ortega on GenealogyBank Blog:

RootsTech 2021: After the Conference (5 March 2021) 

56)  Rhomas MacEntee on Genealogy Bargain$:

RootsTech 2021 Connect WRAP UP! (5 March 2021)

57)  Laura Hedgecock on Treasure Chest of Memories:

RootsTech Connect 2021 Afterthoughts (22 March 2021)

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This post will be updated on a regular basis until there are no more additions.

I may have missed a blog post from or about RootsTech.  If I have, please comment on this post and provide a link, and I will add it to the list.

First posted: 24 February 2021 - 4:00 p.m. PDT;  

Last updated:  24 March 2021 - 13:00 p.m. PST

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7 comments:

Miles Meyer said...

Hi Randy, Thanks for adding my recent blogs to the list. I have a few additional RootsTech blogs. You can add whichever ones you want. Thanks for your work.
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-day-2-discovery.html
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-1-day-to-go.html
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-2-days-to-go.html
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-3-days-to-go.html
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-4-days-to-go.html
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-5-days-to-go.html

Miles Meyer said...

Randy, here is a link to my blog post last night.
https://milesgenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-day-3-inspiration.html

M. Diane Rogers said...

Hi, Randy. Thanks for doing this! Here is my last night's RootsTech post on CanadaGenealogy, or, Jane's Your Aunt: https://canadagenealogy.blogspot.com/2021/02/rootstech-connect-2021-evening-1-and.html

ByAPearl said...

This was my first (and probably only) experience with RootsTech. My favorite session was Diane L. Richard's "Funeral Programs: A 20th-Century Genealogical Goldmine". I did try the "Relatives at RootsTech" on the website and only had one relative.

DNA Seek and Find said...

Randy! Thanks so much for including me on the list of blog posts. It was good to see you at Pat's afterparty on Zoom. I'll be blogging more on RootsTech later tonight or tomorrow. I appreciate your comment on my blog post about my client research report.

a3genealogy said...

Randy, Thanks for the mention! That post and the research that inspired it, was a lot of fun!
Kathleen

Laura Hedgecock said...

Hi Randy,
Here are my posts on RT Connect:

3 Great Virtual Family History Education Opportunities—Affordable or Free Sept 3, 2020
https://www.treasurechestofmemories.com/virtual-family-history-education/

Now for something completely different— RootsTech Connect 2021 Feb 19, 2021
https://www.treasurechestofmemories.com/rootstech-connect-2021-something-completely-different/

RootsTech Connect 2021 Afterthoughts March 22, 2021: https://www.treasurechestofmemories.com/rootstech-connect-2021-afterthoughts/

Laura Hedgecock