The goal is to have every region in the world represented by a website and hosted by researchers who are familiar with the region. The world is divided into countries, province/states/counties etc. each having web sites identifying genealogy resources. 
- "About the WorldGenWeb". The WorldGenWeb Project. The WorldGenWeb Project. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
- Free Genealogy Resources - GenWeb
- "Best Websites for Tracing Immigrant and Ethnic Ancestors", Family Tree Magazine
- "101 Best Websites 2010: Best Big Genealogy Sites", Family Tree Magazine