world renowned expert in the field of
open source research, Paul's work in
broadcast industry has involved him in
many important investigations.
is also a vastly experienced trainer,
and has been sharing his unique online
research techniques, since 1999.
training work takes in consultancy, coaching,
training room-based courses.
Paul Myers top tips and techniques for
Paul Myers's BBC Blogs
Various study materials to help your online
A quick reminder of the advanced search tricks
you can do with Google
My favourite technical sites, apps, addons and
programs that assist investigations
A PowerPoint dealing with verification of
sources in the online world.
Search Operators List
A list of all the the most useful Facebook
search commands with instructions.
Notes on security
PowerPoint presentation with security tips for
investigative journalists. Protect your data,
sources and communications.
The Future Just Happened
2001 article from the BBC News site, on privacy
and data trails.