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

Getting Started in Genealogy and Family History

Newbies' Guide to Genealogy and Family History

3. Virus Analysis and Removal Tools

From WAGS Computer Interest Group presentation - August 2009 - (Pdf download)

WAGS CIG - 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  Secunia Software Inspectors

 

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  Tucows (Aust)
   Download.com
   Source Forge - Open Source
 Design Your own Web Pages  Cyndi's List Web Home Page Construction Guide
 Internet Search Engines  AltaVista
   Anzwers  -  Australia & New Zealand Search Directory
   Bing  -  Australia & Worldwide
   Google  -  Australia + Worldwide
   Hotbot / Lycos
   Dogpile  -  Combines many search engines
   

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 22:56