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Hints & Tips Online

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1. Members Online Guide

The following links are given as a guide to Members to help make your online experience more enjoyable.

2. Genealogy - Online Hints & Tips

There are many online sources available to help you on your family history research journey.

The following GENUKI (Genealogy in UK & Ireland) links offer good advice, not just for beginners.

GENUKI Home Page

Guidance for first time users

Getting started in genealogy

3. Virus Analysis and Removal Tools

From FamilyHistoryWA Technology Interest Group presentation - August 2009 - (Pdf download)

FHWA Techology Group - Virus prevention tips Virus Prevention Tips  (17.76 Kb)

4. Email Protection Guides

Click on the Links in the tables below

 Type of Guide  Supplier - name - link
 Spam Guide  Australian Competition & Consumer Commission Spam Guide
 Email Scams & Fraud  Australian Communications and Media Authority
 Report a Scam (Western Australia)  WA Scam Net
 Latest Email Hoaxes  Hoax Slayer
 Phishing & Email Scams  Southern Cross University
 Free Anti-virus & Email protection software  Freebyte's Guide
 Computer Vulnerability Check  Patch My PC


5. General Information & Guides

Type of Guide  Supplier - name - link
 Netiquette (Email Etiquette)  Griffith University Guide
   Australian Government Netiquette Guide
 Email Etiquette  I Will Follow - Services
 Plain Text v's HTML - Sending email messages in  Rootsweb Help Desk
 Newsgroups - Instructions on joining  Cyndi's List Newsgroups
 Mailing Lists - Instructions on joining  Rootsweb Genealogy Mailing Lists
 Free Software Download Sites  FossHub
   Microsoft Store - Windows Apps
   Source Forge - Open Source
 Design Your own Web Pages  Cyndi's List Web Home Page Construction Guide
 Internet Search Engines Google - most used in the world
  Microsoft Bing
  Yahoo Australia
  DuckDuckGo - does not track your infomation
  Startpage - uses Google without the trackers
  Dogpile - searches multiple databases
  Internet Archive

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 February 2021 14:03

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