This is particularly useful if you've had issues tracking down information on Facebook or Twitter - it's often difficult to find someone on Facebook because they can use nicknames instead of legal names - but Linked In gets past this issue.
With these methods, you should be able to identify a variety of information about the person you're trying to find, from their last known address to government records and social media accounts. Facebook will be your best bet, as it continues to be the most widely used social media platform, with 79% of American internet users registered, but be sure to search all major social media sites, including region or country specific ones where relevant.
Services like Facebook also allow you to run more detailed searches outside of simply typing a first or last name into the search bar.
AFor private investigators, finding personal details about someone online with little information to go on is routine.
In this post, I'll explain the search techniques and information sources that investigators use to locate someone and gather personal details.