How to Find Information About People on the Web

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The web has made it much easier to get information about people, including old friends and classmates, old boyfriends/girlfriends, ancestors, celebrities, politicians, public figures, criminals, and even your next-door neighbor. There are various opinions about this new flow of personal information. Most of us seem quite pleased to be able to getrepparttar information we need, but we're not necessarily happy if others can getrepparttar 136157 goods on us!

What follow are a few tips about finding people viarepparttar 136158 web. It can be harder than you think. Although many people accessrepparttar 136159 internet on a daily basis now, they often use screen names that are known only to their friends. Other people, particularly women, tend to change their last name once or more often duringrepparttar 136160 course of their lives.

Who is relatively easy to find onrepparttar 136161 web?

  • People who have become famous.
  • People who post onrepparttar 136162 internet under their real names.
  • Academics and other people who publish articles and speak at conferences. Professors also tend to have personal web pages.
  • Self-employed consultants and other people who own their own businesses.
  • Senior management of companies, especially public companies.
  • People active in community organizations.
  • Anybody with a career that causes them to get written about, cited in articles, or quoted inrepparttar 136163 press.
Step 1: Enter The Name Although this will often be a waste of time, you might as well begin withrepparttar 136164 quick and easy type of search: typerepparttar 136165 full name ofrepparttar 136166 person you're seeking into a search engine. When you do this,repparttar 136167 most likely outcome is that you will get lots of hits on people who are NOTrepparttar 136168 person you're seeking. Many, many people haverepparttar 136169 same first and last names. Ifrepparttar 136170 names are unusual, though, you might get lucky. Ditto ifrepparttar 136171 person you seek already has a notable web presence, with lots of webpages citing him or her for some achievement.

You have a slightly higher chance of getting good results if you enterrepparttar 136172 first and last name as a phrase, surrounded by quotation marks. The middle name usually isn't important, unlessrepparttar 136173 person typically uses her middle name. Ifrepparttar 136174 person typically uses his initials instead ofrepparttar 136175 first and middle name, make sure you search as a phrase when looking him up.

Warning: Entering names will frequently bring upon many hits on genealogical records. Instead of getting info on a living person, you'll find yourself staring at data about someone who lived and died a hundred years ago. Although it's great that so much genealogical data is available viarepparttar 136176 web, these webpages can hopelessly muddy your chances of finding a living person using only her name.

Step 2: Enter The Domain Name Many search engines will list a name that also appears as a web domain name among its top results. So if you suspect your friend may be active onrepparttar 136177 web, you can also try a search using his first and last names run together as one word. Most people's domain names tend to use both first and last name: e.g., On rare occasions, you might find that your friend has registered a domain using only her last name. Example: if you do a Google search on "Monash"repparttar 136178 top two hits on Google will be in Australia and, whichrepparttar 136179 domain name of this website. This site is owned by Curt Monash, who registered his last name as a domain name many years ago.

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