Digital Legacy

Is This An Ultimate Guide To Digital Death?

Is This An Ultimate Guide To Digital Death?

Is Digital Death and Digital Legacy now becoming an idea of our time? Are people starting to question more about what happens to our online accounts after we die? Are people now ready to take steps deciding how they want to be remembered online for the future? I’m not sure, but this Ultimate Guide on Digital Death (and How to Handle It) is certainly thought-provoking and worth a read.

Guest Post - Your Digital Undertaker - Sharon Hartung

Guest Post - Your Digital Undertaker - Sharon Hartung

Sharon Hartung is the author of a new book, Your Digital Undertaker - Exploring Death in the Digital Age in Canada, This book attempts to heighten the awareness of providing a will and improve executor readiness when navigating their role in the digital age. This book considers Canadian laws, but the approach and methodology are applicable in any country. 

One Day This $3m & Shares Deal Could Make You Remembered

One Day This $3m & Shares Deal Could Make You Remembered

Why would a business set up a $3m & Shares deal for a digital legacy platform? Becuase this is an emerging market worth $b across the world. What can we learn from the recent deal between Halitron and Life's Time Capsule about solving the age old need to say, "I was ere?" 

This Is 1 Easy Way To Immortalise Your Family Name Online

This Is 1 Easy Way To Immortalise Your Family Name Online

Creating A Digital Legacy Website For Your Family

In this post, we look at the easy and simple way that it is possible to create a website that immortalises and celebrates your family history and heritage. The Finklestein Family have done just that. Using a simple WordPress site they have created something that they and their descendants will treasure forever. 

You too can do the same - we can even help you do it!

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #4

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #4

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy - Four Part Series 

Lesson Four - A Picture Paints A Thousand Days

In the last six months, I have written 106 funeral services. Wrapped up in the mystery of those unwelcome days, are four valuable lessons I have learned. Lessons about life and how you can leave a digital legacy for your family. This is lesson four.

Download the full series with a link on the page.

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #3

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #3

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy - Four Part Series 

Lesson Three - Plan Your Funeral

In the last six months, I have written 106 funeral services. Wrapped up in the mystery of those unwelcome days, are four valuable lessons I have learned. Lessons about life and how you can leave a digital legacy for your family. This is lesson three.

Download the full series with a link on the page.

Children's Digital Assets - This Is Important News For Parents

 Children's Digital Assets - This Is Important News For Parents

Who Owns Your Child's Digital Assets?

In 2015 a 15-year-old Germany girl took her life. Her parents understandably want answers to the question why? Was she bullied online? Was the pain of those secret messages on her social chat pages so immense that she took her life to end the hurt? The question is who has the right to access those messages?

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #2

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #2

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy - Four Part Series 

Lesson Two - Life Is Short

We cannot judge a song by its duration
Nor by the number of its notes;
We must judge it by the way
it touches and lifts our souls.
Sometimes those unfinished
are among the most beautiful.

In the last six months, I have written 106 funeral services. Wrapped up in the mystery of those unwelcome days, are four valuable lessons I have learned. Lessons about life and how you can leave a digital legacy for your family. This is lesson two.

Download the full series with a link on the page.

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #1

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy #1

This Is What 106 Funerals Taught Me About Life & Digital Legacy - Four Part Series 

Lesson One - Take Time To Share The Stories of Your Life

Helping 106 families face death teaches you about life. Death comes to us all. It comes mostly at times when you least expect it. It comes to the old, the sick, the young and the healthy. It comes. It will come to you.

In the last six months, I have written 106 funeral services. Wrapped up in the mystery of those unwelcome days, are four valuable lessons I have learned. Lessons about life and how you can leave a digital legacy for your family. This is lesson one.

Download the full series with a link on the page.

Are Facebook Guilty Of Restricting Digital Legacy?

Are Facebook Guilty Of Restricting Digital Legacy?

When someone dies we try to hold onto everything that reminds us of that loved one. Memories can be tied to things, personal possessions of course. Mostly, it is photos that hold such deep value because the life of the lost one lives again for that frozen moment stored on film. But what if that moment is digital?What if you are prevented by a corporation from seeing that memory, what would you do? A sad story of couple in Germany highlights again the critcal issues around digital legacy.

Guest Post - Is Your Online Legacy Stronger Than Death? How To Take Control of Your Future With Vivala.me

Guest Post - Is Your Online Legacy Stronger Than Death? How To Take Control of Your Future With Vivala.me

Digital Legacy Guest Post - A new web platform is launched to help protect our valuable digital assets.  As we grow older living online, the term “digital legacy” will become more important. We can begin protecting our valuable assets by creating an account at Vivala.me - a new website that helps people to control their online legacy. Even after death!

This Is What Happens When The President Plans His Digital legacy

This Is What Happens When The President Plans His Digital legacy

What Do You And The President of US Have In Common?

You and he will need to plan what happens to your digital legacy after you leave office or this life! The digital legacy that President Obama leaves behind is enough that the White House published a digital legacy plan how the social media transition in January will take place. What is your plan?