Preserve and share your stories and research in a blog
October 2 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM$15 – $25
In this session veteran geneablogger, Jill aka GeniAus, will discuss the benefits of blogging as a medium for writing, sharing and preserving your family stories. Jill will show some examples of beautiful blogs and provide practical tips for creating beautiful blog posts.
About the presenter
A former librarian, teacher and IT specialist, Jill (aka GeniAus) Ball, is an amateur genealogist and grandmother of 12 from Lake Macquarie, NSW, Family is important to Jill who has been chasing her ancestors for thirty years and, in retirement, devotes every spare moment to genealogy activities. She is particularly interested in harnessing technology for family history.
Jill has presented at international, national and state education, IT and genealogy conferences and enjoys sharing her knowledge in face-to-face and online presentations. She has represented Australia as an Ambassador at each RootsTech conference. Closer to home she serves on the Education Committee of The Society of Australian Genealogists and is President of the Lake Macquarie Family History Group. On three occasions Jill has been voted by fellow genies as Australia’s Gold Genealogy Rockstar.
Jill is active on multiple social media channels. She shares her enthusiasm for social media, technology, and genealogy through her blog GeniAus (geniaus.blogspot.com), Facebook page and website.