Category Archives: New from Legacy.com

We are constantly working to make Legacy.com the best it can be, so we often add useful tools and compelling content to our site. When there’s something new, you can stay in the loop here.

Most Shared obituaries

Legacy.com is pleased to announce a new feature on our newspaper affiliates’ obituary sites: the Most Shared module.

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My Memorials™ Facebook app

We are excited to announce the launch of a brand-new app for Facebook users: My Memorials™. My Memorials™ is like a personalized memorial wall, where you can honor those you’ve lost. It allows you to follow obituaries – for friends, … Continue reading

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Our partnership with SPOW

In a press release today, we announced our recent partnership with the Society of Professional Obituary Writers (SPOW). Since mid-April, SPOW has been contributing to our blog, The Obit Report. Their contributions feature ordinary folks with great stories and well-written … Continue reading

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The Obit Report goes to Main Street

Regular readers of Legacy.com’s blog The Obit Report know that it typically has focused on the lives and legacies of celebrities. Recent stories have spotlighted Billie Holiday’s tragic life and stunning voice; the words and wisdom of legendary basketball coach … Continue reading

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Following obituary updates on Facebook

Legacy.com now offers a new way to stay informed of updates to the obituary or Guest Book.  Just click on the “Follow this obituary” link on any obituary and you can sign up to receive alerts via Facebook or email … Continue reading

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Legacy.com goes mobile

Legacy.com is very pleased to announce that we have launched a mobile version of our national site (www.Legacy.com) and we have begun launching mobile versions of our co-branded newspaper obituary sites.  You can now access Legacy.com’s most popular features right from … Continue reading

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Obituaries delivered via e-mail

Are you interested in having timely, customizable obituary news delivered directly to your e-mail?  Consider Legacy.com’s ObitMessenger service.  We have recently upgraded ObitMessenger to provide more flexible search options.  And we are very pleased to announce that it is now a free service. … Continue reading

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Comfort, connection, community: Grief support at Legacy.com

Millions of people visit Legacy.com Guest Books each month. Some only know the deceased through a friend, family member or co-worker. Others don’t know the deceased at all, but for whatever reason feel compelled to sign the Guest Book. Many … Continue reading

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