Genealogy software is a hot topic amongst family historians. Many have opinions and they are often based on personal experience. I am not going to pretend to know all the ins and outs of all the genealogy software on the market. However, if you are in the market for genealogy software and don’t know where to begin then may I suggest the website Top Ten Reviews. If you have narrowed it down to a few then this website maybe able to help you make that final decision.
Top Ten Reviews have done all the work for us. They offer the 10 top Genealogy software programs on the market. They offer an editors review, along with users reviews and ratings. A handy spreadsheets spells out all the options each program offers. Your choice will depend on what you want your software program to do for you. The spreadsheet offers all the programs features in a handy chart for comparsion so you can make an educated decision. You can also purchase these programs from Top Ten Reviews at competitive prices.
They have named Legacy Deluxe 7, Family TreeMaker 2010 and Rootsmagic 4 as the top three genealogy software programs. If you have already being working with one or more of these programs, feel free to share your experience. What were it strengths? Its weaknesses? What did you buy it to do and did it meet your expectations? Do you agree with their assessment of these programs. More specifically, if you have used your genealogy software program to create a family history book, I especially would like to hear from you. So share. All opinions welcomed.