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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

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

Find Your Celebrity Birthday Twin: Introducing Famous People Birthdays

Written by March 24, 2015

Our birthdays say so much about us. “What’s your sign?” is one of the most common questions when trying to get to know someone. Sharing a birthday can create a special bond between two people. Here to serve you with all of your celebrity knowledge needs, Spokeo has launched a new page that helps you…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends

Celebrate Female Firsts this Women’s History Month

Written by March 19, 2015

“Behind every good man is a great woman,” goes the saying, but what about women who stand on their own? March is Women’s History Month and we think there’s no better time to celebrate the fearlessness, the tenacity, and the achievements of some pretty amazing women. For every woman out there breaking down barriers and…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Amazing Relationship Stories of Same-Named People

Written by March 10, 2015

It’s always weird and wonderful to encounter someone with your same first name…and totally off-putting to meet someone with the same first and last name! Thanks to social media and people search engines like Spokeo it’s now easier than ever to find out who shares your name and see what similarities you might have in…
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Posted in News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Fascinating Backstories of 2015 Oscar Nominees

Written by February 19, 2015

The 87th annual Academy Awards this Sunday, February 22nd are set to be some of the best in years. Thanks to the addition of five extra Best Picture nominees in the category a few years ago, the Oscars have drawn in record-breaking TV audiences and landed quirky hosts like Neil Patrick Harris. This year’s Oscar nominees…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends

Guest Blog: That time I Should Have Checked Spokeo – Online Dating Edition

Written by February 5, 2015

Hi. I’m Gina Stewart from Expert Online Dating. As much as I love online dating, there are times when I admit it leaves a little too much to the imagination. Sometimes you just want a little piece of mind as to who that cutie is on the other end of your connection. Here are some…
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Posted in Dating Research, Guest Blog, News Flash, People Search Trends, Protecting Yourself

Introducing Court Record Search on Spokeo

Written by January 20, 2015

On our never-ending quest to bring anything and everything that you could possibly need for your people search endeavors, we’re excited to announce that we’re now offering Court Record search to all. Previously Spokeo had offered Court Records as an “add-on” to existing subscribers. Now, we’ve created a brand new portal to bring you just…
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Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends, Press Releases, Protecting Yourself

Spokeo Reports Growth Surge with 159% Increase in Revenue Over Three Years

Written by December 17, 2014

Leading People Search Website Advances its Market Dominance and Almost Doubles in Employee Count Pasadena, Calif. (December 17, 2014) – Spokeo, the leading people search engine, today announced that it is closing out 2014 with its most successful year-to-date. The company experienced a 159 percent increase in revenue growth between 2012 and 2014. Spokeo has also…
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Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, People Search Trends, Press Releases, Spokeo in the News

Top Celebrity Weddings of Summer 2014

Written by September 24, 2014

It’s the second day of fall. The Spokeo interns are gone and our most of our staff is still jet lagged from one of our own wonderful weddings in Greece. Not only did Spokeo celebrate many weddings, but it was also a summer of many jaw-dropping, star-studded affairs. From the secret elopments, surprise fêtes and even…
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Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends