Timeline Creation Applications
Facebook Timeline has inspired a proliferation of tools for creating timelines around people and historical events. Explore how these tools visualizations and interactivity can help us genealogists to better understand our ancestors lives in isolation and in the context of history.
Tammy A. Hepps
What did you do when you couldn’t find a good tool for telling your family stories? Tammy A. Hepps decided to build one herself!
Tammy is a digital media CTO with broad experience spanning large companies like NBCUniversal and NYTimes.com, as well as small start-ups like Dow Jones/IAC Online Ventures and SparkNotes.com. With a degree in Computer Science from Harvard, she adds top-notch engineering skills to online expertise spanning technology, design, content, and business strategy.
Her new website, Treelines.com, a family tree storytelling platform launching here at RootsTech, upgrades her life-long passion for genealogy into a full-time pursuit.