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Version 9.0 Launches Following Spokeo’s Migration to Amazon Web Services

Written by July 29, 2015

Have you noticed any new options available to you while searching on Spokeo in the last few weeks? Or perhaps better and faster results when you search a name? Spokeo recently released version 9.0 to all of the premium users and we’re very excited about what it means for you!   All About Version 9.0…
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Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search

2015 Spokeo Search Angel Awards Honor Three Devoted Volunteers

Written by July 21, 2015

Leading People Search Engine Recognizes Search Angels For Their Efforts In Reconnecting Adult Adoptees and Their Families Nationwide Pasadena, Calif., July 22, 2015 – Spokeo (www.spokeo.com), the leading people search engine, along with an advisory committee comprised of leaders from a variety of adoption organizations, today announced three honorees for the Annual Spokeo Search Angel Awards: Kimberley…
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Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases, Spokeo Reunions, Spokeo Search Angels

Moms Using the Web to Stay in Touch With Family

Written by July 16, 2015

Moms juggle more things on a daily basis than most CEOs. Between kids, carpooling, work, home, and family relationships (on top of a full-time job for many) it can be incredibly difficult to balance all the requirements of being a mom in the 21st century. Although the web can certainly distract from this mission, it can also…
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Posted in For the Family, People Search

The Twitter Primary

Written by July 7, 2015

Did you know that none of the Democratic presidential candidates follow @potus on twitter?  Or how about that the newsman that the most Republicans follow is Bret Baier? The Presidential Primary season is in full swing and we’re taking a look at some of the candidates’ Twitter Profiles to see what we can glean from…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

6 Steps to Planning the Best Family Reunion Ever

Written by June 23, 2015

Statistics say that somewhere around 60% of Americans attend a family reunion annually. That’s more than 150,000,000 people! If you’re in charge of planning your family’s reunion this year (or every year) there’s no reason the next one can’t be the best yet. All it takes is a little planning. Spokeo has a long history helping…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search, Spokeo Reunions

Monday is National Best Friends Day – Celebrating with Famous Celebrity Besties!

Written by June 5, 2015

We know, to day is National Donut Day and the whole country is talking about it, BUT, Monday is National Best Friends Day! So make sure you make plans to grab: a pizza (or a donut!) to share, your phone for some selfies, and – most importantly – your best friend while you look through our…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Spokeo Community: A Medieval Surprise for the Boys & Girls Club

Written by June 3, 2015

Following our epic 9th anniversary party, Game of Thrones-style, we followed up to deliver a donation check to the Pasadena Boys and Girls Club. Be sure to read all about our surprise visit on the Spokeo Community Blog!  

Posted in Community Outreach, For the Family, Inside Spokeo, News Flash, People Search

Spokeo CEO Talks Challenges and Funding for Startups

Written by May 28, 2015

According to Forbes, a whopping 90% of startups are destined to fail. Spokeo began in 2006 and most recently celebrated its most successful year to date. Take a look at what our CEO, Harrison Tang had to say about challenges and funding as an entrepreneur in a recent Q&A with LA News Group.  

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, People Search, Spokeo in the News

April is National Letter Writing Month!

Written by April 21, 2015

According to the US Postal Service, April is national card and letter writing month! The traditional art of handwriting a letter to someone has definitely fallen by the wayside thanks to easier communication options like email, text, and Snapchat. At Spokeo, we think letters are actually one of the most effective to communicate in some…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search

When it’s Time to End a Family Feud

Written by April 14, 2015

Families are complicated. With so many relationship dynamics and so much history at play it’s nearly impossible to go through life without encountering some kind of family drama, from minor to estrangement. Family feuds are tough on everyone, not just the participants. Spokeo believes it’s always worth finding a way to bridge the gap if…
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Posted in For the Family, News Flash, People Search