According to Comscore Media Metrix Ancestry Sites experienced a 38% increase in traffic in March 2005. The category (which is dominated by MyFamily.com's web sites) had 12.6 million unique visitors in March.
If you have ever created a successful public Wiki before, or know someone who has, please let me know.
There is an interesting early American genealogy data collection that could come to life if it were used to seed a Wiki. The owners of the data were intrigued when I shared with them the amazing success of Wikipedia.org, the open source encyclopedia that is poised to eat Britannica's lunch, and they wanted me to ask my readers: are there any volunteers who could help set up a Wiki for them?
MyFamily.com today announced that it hired David H. Rinn, 11-year Microsoft veteran, as its Chief Financial Officer.