eXpertGenealogy.com has many technical features to help the professional communicate with potential clients.
Directory Listing - Ensures that visitors can find what they are looking for
Geographic and research specialties are listed in the left margin. Each of these directories lists professions who specialize in these areas. Users look for professionals with these specialties. A professional who is listed in more specialties receives more visitors.
Web Site - Ensures a web presence
The service listing is a small four page web site that can describe services, fees, qualifications, and other relevant information. To create a new listing, click here.
High Visitor Traffic - Ensures that professional services are noticed
eXpertGenealogy.com is one of the top genealogy web sites in the world. Visitor traffic generates about a million hits a quarter. There is no better place to ensure that your professional services are noticed. For information on visitor traffic, click here.
Keyword Search - Ensures that all research specialties can be found
Visitors can search for professionals based on keywords in their service description. This is useful when the service of interest does not match the defined directory specialties.
Inquiry Form - Ensures that inquiries get to the professional
Visitors are invited to send an inquiry via the inquiry form. The inquiry form provides a way of ensuring that message gets through and does not get lost to a SPAM junk email filter. The message is sent using three different schemes.
Hyperlinks to Your Web Site - Ensures that your web site has a higher profile
Internet search engines like Google, rank their search results based on their definition of importance. One of the top criteria for importance, is the number of hyperlinks that point to a web site. Because your eXpertGenealogy.com listing includes a hyperlink to your web site, your web site will obtain a higher search ranking and will therefore be discovered by more users searching for your services. For information on search engine ranking, click here.
Independent Web Site - Ensures that visitors are more likely to stop looking when they discover you
eXpertGenealogy.com is the ISP for genealogy professionals providing a full range of internet services including full web hosting. The main eXpertGenealogy.com web site includes links to all professionals providing services. By having your own independent web site, you control what links are provided. Once the visitor has found your services, they have no need to search further. For information on full web hosting, click here.
Free Web Site - Ensures that there is lots of genealogy content to attract visitors
Free web space is provided for those who provide genealogy related content. This helps to attract visitors to eXpertGenealogy.com and the services listed here. Use this space to publish information for your clients or for your clients to publish information for their other relatives. To create a free web site, click here.
Blog - Ensures the availability of the most important Internet phenomenon
Blogs are the most recent important Internet phenomenon. Blogs provide an easy to manage web facility for people to chronicle their family history discoveries. To create your own blog, click here.
Online Discussion Forum - Ensures that professionals can show their expertise
Online discussion forums provide a place for professionals to show their expertise to prospective clients. It is a way for professions to engage a visitor in a question and answer forum.
Latest Technology - Ensures that this web site performs well
eXpertGenealogy.com runs on Windows Server 2003, Microsoft SQL Server, ASP and ASP.NET. This ensures that the most advanced technology is used to service our clients.