socalTECH: Geni Goes Pro

March 30, 2009, March 27, 2009

an online site that allows users to share family trees and network with
relatives and family, is the latest Web 2.0 site to add "pro" accounts
to their services. According to Geni, its new pro accounts will cost
$50.00 annually, or $4.95 per month, and offers value added features
such as statistics on family history, advanced search, enhanced
relationship searching, and exporting of family trees. The new Pro
accounts were launched Friday afternoon. Geni also said, along with the
new Pro accounts, that it has added features for more advanced
searching for data, plus "tree statistics" which allow users to see
statistics such as the gender mix of their families, average life
expectancy, most common surnames, languages, religions, and much more.