I’ve written several times that any database implementation as large as FamilySearch.org would take time—lots of it. Family Search has a lot to offer free of charge.
The latest news is the update of their search process with two new features to help user focus their search to achieve meaningful results. One is to restrict results by record location and type and another to search the FamilySearch catalog with multiple search parameters.
For more information and instructions click on the FamilySearch.org