Some of the top search engines for finding people are Pipl, Wink, Facebook, PeakYou, LinkedIn and Zabasearch, according to About.com. These social media platforms provide information such as geographical locations, professions and academic data. However, privacy settings may affect how many details are available to the public.
While most social networking sites display information free of charge, some search engines require users to pay a small fee. For example, Spokeo charges users $1.95 to access addresses and other more personal information. The website 123people also charges users a fee for more private information.
Most search engines have a well-organized interface for easy maneuvering during the search process.