Searching for people online: Advanced techniques

Be clear about your search tactics - it can make all the difference when using social media and the internet to find people and case studies. Internet research specialist Paul Myers stresses that journalists need to be “smart searchers”.

Social media and the internet search engines can provide a wealth of information, contacts and stories - but you need to know how to search and where to look. Advanced search functions are often hidden from view.

And it’s important to know which social media sites are best for finding people and which are better for organisations - information which can save precious time.

Plus what should you look for to verify a site?

Searching for company data: advanced techniques

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