In today’s information-rich genealogical environment, keeping up with the steady stream of news can become quickly overwhelming! TNGenWeb offers several options for you to keep up with updates to genealogical sites of interest. Each of these options offers the ability for you to get notified of updates without having to frequently check each web site. You can then choose articles of interest and focus your energies on those updates.
if( isset($_GET[‘help’]) ) $help = $_GET[‘help’];
if( isset($_GET[‘county’]) ) $county = ucfirst($_GET[‘county’]);
if( $county == ‘Vanburen’ ) $county = ‘Van Buren’;
$page = ‘
The following options are available to help keep you up to date on the latest information available at ‘.$county.’ Co. TNGenWeb.
A Facebook group or page that is used to notify you of updates to the ‘.$county.’ Co. TNGenWeb site. You can also post information that might be of interest to other researchers for ‘.$county.’ County. By joining the group or liking the page, Facebook can notify you when new information is available.
A Google+ circle is available to notify you of any updates to this site. You can also share information with other researchers.
Get notified right away of any updates by receiving an immediate tweet. You can really stay on top of things with this approach.
Sign up for our Email Newsletter
This option allows you to receive a daily email showing any updates that occurred during the previous day. For days without updates, you will not receive an email.
Subscribe with Feedly reader
Feedly is a popular RSS reader that allows you to monitor updates to this web site on a real time basis. Updates are accumulated on your personal page at www.feedly.com so you can read them at your convenience. Many other TNGenWeb county sites have the ability to feed information directly to your personal Feedly reader. You can also subscribe to RSS feeds for other genealogy sites as well as many popular news sources such as the NY Times, CNN, National Geographic, USA Today. If you do not have a Feedly account, please sign up to take advantage of these updates.
Subscribe with another RSS reader
The RSS pro can link directly to their favorite reader or aggregator.
if(substr_count($help,’f’) == 1) $page = $page.$facebook;
if(substr_count($help,’g’) == 1)$page = $page.$googleplus;
if(substr_count($help,’t’) == 1)$page = $page.$twitter;
if(substr_count($help,’e’) == 1)$page = $page.$email;
if(substr_count($help,’r’) == 1)$page = $page.$rss;