The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:
We're pleased to announce the launch of our updated FamilySearch YouTube channel, Thursday, Aug. 4th. Over the past few months, we have been creating video content to reach a variety of audiences throughout the genealogy world.
In preparation for the launch, we are giving a few influential genealogy enthusiasts a preview of the channel along with an invitation to break the news in your online communities through your blog, Facebook, Twitter, and other social media.
The playlists includes:
- Genealogy in 5 Minutes – a 24-episode series offering an overview of how-to’s, best practices, and helpful hints for doing genealogy.
- Woven Generations – an inspirational series about the benefits and success stories of genealogy work.
- Genealogy Fun – a fun video series highlighting the lighter side of genealogy.
- Societies and Archives – a video series highlighting genealogical societies & archives.
- Genealogy News & Events – What’s going on the genealogy world?
- Family History: Getting Started – a training video series for using FamilySearch.
- “How-to’s” from the Experts – a series of interview clips with best practices for finding your ancestors.