Today, it’s hard to find anyone who hasn’t commented on a blog entry, made a post in an online forum, or registered at Facebook or Flickr.

Create a new profile anywhere and reveal an additional data point about you.

By drilling down all the way to the appropriate high school, you’ll find a listing of people who’ve registered on the site with the same high school on record.

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Google Groups has incorporated over 800 million Usenet messages into its database, an impressive 20 years’ worth of internet conversations dating back to 1981.

I found many old articles I’d written years ago that I’d totally forgotten about. True People appears like one of those many websites that promise “background” information on a person.

The private world of yesterday is now an online world.

Everyone with a search engine has an open access to social networks, government databases, and public records.

If you’re looking for a long-lost friend, or maybe want to do a background check on someone, consider the following free resources to find people on the internet.

The internet is essentially a giant database, overflowing with data points about individuals.

Another approach is to rummage through the popular high school reunion website known as

You will need to have idea of the most likely high school the person attended.

Northeast Texas Community College recently announced the spring 2011 honor lists.

To be named to the Academic Honors list, a student must have taken 12 or more hours and earned at least a 3.5 grade point average.

These are captured by others when they need to find you.