23andMe: New Tree Feature

23andMe: New Tree Feature

23andMe is adding a much-needed tree tool for genetic genealogists to help DNA matches learn how they may be related. Here’s what it looks like and how to get access. This post was updated on 10 March 2020. 23andMe is perhaps best known globally for the Health part of...
Best Family Tree for DNA Matches

Best Family Tree for DNA Matches

The best family tree you can attach to your DNA test results has certain qualities. Here’s how to create a DNA-friendly family tree and why it makes a difference to your genetic genealogy success. When you take a DNA test looking for biological connections, one of the...
Big Y DNA Test: When To Use It

Big Y DNA Test: When To Use It

Family Tree DNA’s Big Y DNA test can help you distinguish fine shades of relationship on the paternal side of your family tree using YDNA. What is Big Y, and when is it worth taking? In January 2019, Family Tree DNA* released the latest-and-greatest version of its Big...