Sunday, December 21, 2014

Celebrate 15 Years of Online Genealogy Education with The National Institute for Genealogical Studies


Seventeen years ago, The National Institute for Genealogical Studies was founded. On October 4, 1999 "Methodology-Part 1: Getting Started" was the first online course offered to students. Three weeks ago, on December 1st, 15 years later, it started for the 185th time.

We are celebrating! In honor of our birthday we are giving away presents! Now's the time to sign-up for those courses you always wanted to take. What present will you receive? You choose:

  • GIFT #1: GET A DISCOUNT OF UP TO $500
    From now until December 31st, 2014 take 15% off ANY course package. Use code 15party15 at the registration checkout.
    Are you already taking courses and want to convert to a package of courses to save more money? Give us a call toll free at 1-800-580-0165 ext 1 to learn more or for help with any registration.
    NOTE: we have a payment plan (no interest, no service fees). Payments can be spread over several months and can start on February 1st, 2015.
  • GIFT #2: GET A DISCOUNT OF UP TO $80
    Add a comment on our website (click on menu item INFORMATION, then click on COMMENTS BY STUDENTS, and scroll down to the bottom of the page) or on our blog. Afterwards, claim 50% off the registration fee for any one course using code 15comment50 at the registration checkout.
  • GIFT #3: WIN A PACKAGE WORTH APPROXIMATELY $1,000!
    Get social with us on Twitter, Facebook, or our blog and be entered to win a nine course package (a $1,000 value). Enter on Twitter by following us at @GeneaStudies, retweeting our tweets, or mentioning us in a tweet. On Facebook leave a comment, like, or share our posts. Or subscribe to our blog by email. Winners will be announced Monday January 5th, 2015 on our blog.
  • GIFT #4: BLOGGERS OR 'WANT-TO-BE' BLOGGERS
    We also have promotions for bloggers or for those who want to write blog articles for The Institute's blog. Contact us for more information: admin@genealogicalstudies.com


NOT SURE HOW TO TWEET, FACEBOOK, OR FOLLOW A BLOG?


After reading the information below, if you would like more help, send an email to: admin@genealogicalstudies.com.

  • To follow us on our Blog: Go to http://blog.genealogicalstudies.com/ and scroll down. On the right hand side of the page you will see Subscribe to Blog via Email. In the text box, enter your email address and click on the Subscribe button. Once subscribed, you will receive an email each time we post an article. Each blog article includes a link to write a comment or share via a social media. Look for these options at the end of each blog post.


  • To follow us on Twitter: Once signed into your Twitter account, search for us on Twitter by our Twitter name @GeneaStudies. On our Twitter page, click on the Follow button to subscribe to our tweets. Not a member of Twitter? No problem, just go to Twitter and join. Membership is free.

  • To like us on Facebook: To follow us on Facebook you must be a member. To join Facebook go to http://www.facebook.com and sign up. Find us on Facebook and click on the Like button on the top right of our page.
Hope to read your comments online!

In closing, from the team at The Institute, MERRY CHRISTMAS or HAPPY HANUKKAH, to you and your family...

ABOUT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR GENEALOGICAL STUDIES

The National Institute for Genealogical Studies, leaders in online genealogy education, has been offering genealogy and history courses for over 17 years (15 years 100% online). We now offer over 200 courses in genealogical studies to help enhance researcher's skills.


For those looking to acquire more formal educational training, The National Institute offers Certificate Programs in the records of Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Ireland, Scotland and the United States, as well as a General Methodology, Professional Development and a Librarianship Certificate Program. For more information please call us toll-free in North America at 1-800-580-0165 ext 1 or email us at admin@genealogicalstudies.com.