Social Media Intelligence

This course focuses on conducting passive online research across a wide range of Social Media platforms, to find hidden content and accounts. Taught techniques and tools require no payment & work globally.

3 – 4th August 2023

2 day course

Learning outcomes

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Know the origins of Social Media intelligence and its application in investigations.

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Identify Social Media accounts by username, email, or phone.

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Conduct advanced searches in Twitter

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Foreign languages

Research in foreign language Social Media

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Leverage information

Extract and leverage information held in image, video, and community Social Media platforms

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Consider the ethical and legal frameworks around the application of Social Media Intelligence.

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Conduct advanced searches in Facebook

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Conduct advanced searches in Instagram

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Russian Facebook

Conduct advanced searches in Russian Facebook site Vkontakte

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Investigate and find hidden information in professional Social Media networking sites including LinkedIn.