Both (and other techniques) are valid and of great value. I've frequently been
contacted by fellow researchers who read my researching list in the footer of my
The FTJP, the JGFF are also of great value to 'draw in' other researchers.
Perth, Western Australia
NOWAK; Moravia, Austria, USA and the world: EISINGER; Moravia, Vienna, USA and the
world NAGEL; Moravia, Vienna, New York: FINKELSTEIN; Galicia, Vienna
WORTMANN; Slovakia: KRAUTERBLUTH; Poland, ?
It seems to me that putting a few surnames and cities at the end of a post is a
rather meager way of helping other. A far superior method would be to put your
entire tree into the "Family Tree of the Jewish People" on JewishGen where it
can be easily searched.