The following recent blog posts are those that I consider important or notable. Unlike other similar blog lists, I cannot guarantee that they will all be from the past week. (Some weeks I simply do not have time to read any blogs.) But I will try to write this on a fairly regular basis.
Kimberly Powell, “Search for Sources, Not Just Surnames,” About.com Genealogy blog, posted 29 January 2012 (http://genealogy.about.com : accessed 17 February 2012). Kimberly discusses the importance of educating yourself about what records are available that might be relevant to your research at every level of government.
Daniel Hubbard, “Footnotes on my Footnotes,” Personal Past Meditations: A Genealogy Blog, posted 12 February 2012 (http://www.thepersonalpast.com : accessed 14 February 2012). In this post, Daniel discusses the need to understand the provenance of the sources you are using.