Before I had kids, I was anything but a morning person. Now 21 years in, mornings are one of my favourite times. It's quiet. I can enjoy my coffee and mull over the genealogy news of the day on social media.
Facebook and Twitter are not just a great way to connect, but they can keep you informed about what is happening in the world of genealogy. That is, if you know where to look.
Let's start with Facebook and take a look at some of the must be connected to groups and pages.
You can use the search function to find the Scottish Family History Society or local Archives for the area of Scotland where your ancestors lived to make the connections more meaningful to you.
Moving on to Twitter let's look at who to follow
Again, you can use the search function to find the people, societies and organizations that are of interest to you.
My colleague, Katherine Wilson, has worked tirelessly to keep a running compendium of genealogy groups and pages on Facebook. These are not limited to Scottish research but the list is definitely worth a scroll through.
Enjoy your newsfeeds tomorrow morning!