Facebook Search book by Bob Brasich

Facebook Search book

Facebook Search is a two-part technical manual for power searchers.

It explores the queries and methods used by investigators, journalists, researchers, and recruiters to dig deep into the world’s largest social database. These techniques emphasize the Graph Search and Keyword Search methods used by the author in complex online investigations.

Profiles, Places & Pages are the foundations and focus of Part I.

Complete with diagrams, flow charts, and practical exercises, this book outlines the nuts and bolts of search. It identifies what you can search, where it’s located, how the search engine Unicorn indexes it (350 pg):

  • How to Create Graph Search & Keyword Search URLs

  • How to Find Facebook IDs

  • Finding People Via Profile Data Like Name, Age, Employer, Job Title

  • Facebook Activity Search Including Likes, Check-Ins, and Tags

  • Finding Places and Pages by Names, Categories, and IDs

  • Group, Events, and App Search

Posts, Photos & Videos are the focus of Part II.

Here, you’ll find media and its connections to People, Places, and Pages including Employers, Schools, Cities of Residence, and more.

This book also includes flow charts and practical exercises. Some of the queries in this book have not been published before (225 pg).

  • How to Find Content by Date, Keyword, Tag & Topic

  • Authoritative and Commentary Viewpoint Search

  • Real-Time News and Live Video Search

  • Searching Content by Location

  • Finding Content by Profile Data like Age and Residence

  • Artificial Intelligence and search

Facebook Search book by Bob Brasich