Category Archives for "Social Media Search"

Benefits of Monitoring Social Media Activities

For most parents and children, school is back in session and their summer fun has come to an end.  Families have been taking vacations, going to the park, traveling, having house parties, and doing chores around the house. The benefits of monitoring social media activities during this time can be valuable as your claimant may […]

How changes in social media can affect your investigation

changes in social media

In the beginning of 2018, Facebook announced that they will be making several changes to their platform, post feed algorithm, API usage, and overall user experience.  Much of this change was sparked from the highly debated scandal with Cambridge Analytica, a data firm associated with President Trump’s 2016 campaign, which obtained information from 50 million […]

Can a smart phone expose a person and their secrets during an investigation?

smart phone

How much do you trust your smart phone that is with you 24 hours a day? You use it to make phone calls, send text messages, check your email, post on Facebook, check in at restaurants and events, use GPS navigation to get around, and so much more.  Not only that, but your phone can […]

Connecting the Dots in Social Networks

Social Networks

What happens when you start searching your person of interest online and learn they have multiple profiles for the same social media site or sites?  Are they using an alias profile, or connected to different people than who’s on their main profile?  Who are their main connections and where are they posting from? One thing […]

Get to Know Your Person of Interest Using Social Media and the Internet

identify and locate people

Have you heard the saying “If you don’t know, ask Google”?  Well, the same can be true when you want to look for an individual online.  There are techniques that can be used to identify and locate people using both Google Search and social media sites. With just about everything now available online somewhere, data […]