Unlock the secrets of Facebook with this course. Go beyond the basic search bar and dive deep into the hidden corners of Facebook. If you're eager to discover the full extent of what Facebook has to offer from an authenticated user's perspective, this course is your key.
❗ You must have an active Facebook user account if you want to use any of the techniques in this course. Don't have one? Check out our Creating and Using Sock Puppets course to learn how!
Key learning objectives:
- Understand how to find data that is hosted on Facebook using the search bar and additional techniques.
- Understand the different places within Facebook where you can extract meaningful data.
At the end of the course, you will have:
- Discovered the fundamentals of Facebook, including its core functions, the diverse user base it serves, and the various ways it can be utilized.
- Gained insights into the types of data accessible on Facebook.
- Know about locating data within Facebook, focusing on navigating user profiles, groups, pages, and activity logs.
- Explored techniques for searching information on Facebook using a logged-in account.
- Learned how to use filters to find the exact data you need.
- Mastered the use of Facebook's Ad Explorer tool to extract significant data about advertisers, their target audiences, and the demographics of the viewers engaging with these ads.
Earn 1 CPE/CEU for completing this course.
Lisette Abercrombie authored and teaches the course.
This course consists of online videos accessible from mobile app and/or web browser. Lecture, demonstration, and hands-on exercises.
This course is included in the All OSINT Course bundles.
A course completion certificate is automatically provided to students finishing this course.
To successfully complete this course, you must have access to the internet, a user account on Facebook, and a modern web browser.
Related courses include Introduction to Social Media, Creating and Using Sock Puppets, Facebook - How to find interesting information, Facebook - How to search without an account, Facebook - Private Profiles, and Facebook - Sowsearch.