Entries by Noah W

Cell Phone Numbers and the SearchBug Day Pass

We recently received a complaint from a customer who purchased a day pass because he was looking for names from cell phone numbers. This is typically called a cell phone number reverse lookup. First a little background on our day pass. It’s actually not just for the day, you get the rest of the day […]

Here’s why you shouldn’t put your baby photos online

With all the changes to privacy policies all around the web, it’s difficult to keep up. I mean, how many of us actually read, let alone understand, all of the legal language built into terms of use. Some sites like Searchbug try and keep it simple with plain English (we actually want people to read […]

Celebrate May 2014 Holiday with SearchBug Specials

SearchBug celebrates May Day, Cinco De Mayo, National Teacher Day, Mothers Day, Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day and Many others this May 2014. Save up to $50 on annual or $5.00 on monthly subscription prices. Activate your subscription in May and lock in that price for as long as you remain an active subscriber.

How Do Use Your Customer’s Phone Numbers?

Mike owns a company that sell widgets over the telephone to consumers and small businesses. Mike’s company acquires phone numbers from public records and other marketing sources. Mike checks the numbers to make sure they are not on the do not call list. Unfortunately, he doesn’t check to see if any numbers are cell phones.