How to Create an Online Memorial for a Loved Ones, People, & Pets
An online memorial for loved ones celebrates, remembers, and commemorates them in an online space after they have died. The memorial can be a simple webpage with text, or can include photos and videos along with the memories of others.
The Benefits of an Online Memorial
You still might be wondering why you shouldn’t just go with a regular obituary and call it good. Here are the benefits of creating online memorials for loved ones:
How to Make an Digital Memorial Feel More Personal
Many people are used to using obituaries to alert people to someone’s death. Creating an online memorial for a loved one allows you to make your remembrance more personal and more in-depth. An online memorial also allows family members or friends from all over the world to add their memories. It’s also possible to link the memorial to social media sites, so it can be shared even further.
What to Include When Creating an Online Memorial
No matter what kind of memorial you choose, you need to keep in mind what’s most important, celebrating the life of your loved one. It's important to note, there is no right or wrong way to do this!
CEO, Legacy Australia
My LifeJars is a fantastic, beautifully designed platform, the application of which are endless. Legacy Australia looks after the families of veterans who have given their lives or health.
My LifeJars provides the ultimate tool to ensure no one’s legacy is lost or forgotten.
How to Use My LifeJars to Create an Online Memorial
Ways to Share the Memorial
Okay, after you have everything created, added personal touches, and published the online memorial you created for your loved one, now it's time time to start sharing.
Here are the ways we recommend sharing the digital tribute:
Funeral Celebrant, Healing & Loss Expert
There have been few times I have see someone’s life story recorded. Families say how much they regret not having written their loved one’s story before they passed. They realize too late and their family history is gone.
My LifeJars is an excellent, easy to use tool. I love how information is converted into a printable life story that can be read at a funeral and saved as a keep-sake, it’s brilliant!
The Advantages of Choosing an Online Memorial
As we said before, an online memorial offers many more options than a traditional obituary does. Here are some of the advantages of an online memorial:
Here's a Few Things to Consider When Choosing Where to Create an Online Memorial for Loved Ones
Technology changes every day and there are so many options out there for online memorials. Keep these things in mind when choosing what is best for you:
The Perfect Place to Create Online Memorials
My LifeJars is the perfect place to create your online memorials for loved ones. It’s also important to note you can create online memorials for pets you have lost, too. We know pets are an important part of many families.
Our platform allows you to store all of your personal information, including personal documents, passwords, memories, photos, and videos, so you protect your legacy when you are gone.
My LifeJars also allows you to add online memorials for your loved ones and pets, so that they are easily accessible to your family and friends. You can easily add tributes to those you have lost on your Remembrance Wall. Once you do this, you can choose who has access to these digital legacies.
Once you grant access, people can start adding their own memories to those online memorials. You can also copy the link to share the digital legacy with others.
What Are the Benefits of My LifeJars?
My LifeJars offers a basic account that is free forever and never expires, as long as you are active and assign a My LifeJars Guardian.
With this basic account store 24 memories, 24 things, 16 passwords upload file sizes up to 10MB and access 2GB of data storage. Create a life profile for yourself as well as for 4 other family members or friends and 4 legacies.
Only switch to a Gold paid account if you want to add unlimited memories, things & passwords, unlimited life profiles & legacies, upload file sizes up to 500MB including videos and store 200GB of data across all the profiles and legacies you create.
The My LifeJars app offers the following benefits:
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