Facebook Search book by Bob Brasich

Introducing Facebook Search: The Advanced Search Guide

Take charge of your search results. Facebook Search is a two-part technical manual for power searchers that does just that. It outlines the foundations and best practices for advanced Facebook Search techniques. Each book explores the queries and methods used by investigators, journalists, researchers, and recruiters to dig deep into the world’s largest social database […]

Find Facebook Page ID

Finding Facebook Pages: Graph, Keyword & Interest Search

Finding a Facebook Page is often the biggest challenge to creating Facebook Graph queries. In today’s post, we’ll look at just of few of the techniques available to find Pages and where they work best: Keyword Search, Graph Search and Interest Search. Pages are the backbone of Facebook. Profiles link to Pages and they serve as the placeholders […]

Facebook Live Map: Video Search

Facebook’s Live Map contains everything you need to find a live stream with one exception: It’s a visual display without a search function. In my last post, I identified the data that populates the map’s live stream viewer locations. In this post, I’ll look at who is streaming the videos (called “publishers” by Facebook) and introduce a bookmarklet […]

Whois History Services

Comparing Whois History & IP Address Lookup Services

Whois History and IP address lookups are indispensable tools for investigators. With it, you can look back in time, pierce through privacy protection and assess who’s in control via name servers and other domains hosted on the same address. Whois History is normally a premium service and it’s sometimes available with other lookup tools like […]