Social Media Investigations: 3 Newsletters, 2 Recorded Webinars + 1 Live Webinar


Save 20% on this package, covering the most important aspects of your social media investigations: exploring the OSINT gold mine TikTok, access-gaining and recovery techniques, documenting/reporting, and more!




TikTok: An OSINT Tool of Today’s Youth

This article examines the quickly growing Chinese app and how from an open source intelligence perspective, this novelty app provides researchers and investigators with a plethora of knowledge and useful information.

Social Media Investigations: Documenting and Reporting

If you or your team is conducting social media investigations, you’ve likely spent an exhaustive amount of time learning how to search for, collect, and analyze information from social media profiles. In this article learn how to carefully and accurately document those findings for comprehensive report writing.

Social Media: How to Take Control

At some point we’ll need to gain access to an abandoned social media account. Whether to gather photos of a lost beloved family member; or to view a final video that might shed light on an accident; or because we simply forgot which ex-girlfriend’s name was set as the password. Aine McCormack is HG’s in-house specialist on access-gaining requests. Her article reports on how to get the recovery job done.

Live Webinar

Social Media Investigations & Monitoring, 60 minutes, 1 CEU (November 18, 2021)

Online investigations often require more than a surface exploration of social media accounts. How to dig into a subject’s social media activity and how to monitor content are at the heart of this hands-on intermediate to advanced webinar. Updated quarterly to keep investigators at the fore of social media trends, this session spotlights the brightest and best in social media monitoring for protective intelligence.

Recorded Webinars

Social Media Searching, 60 minutes (February 18, 2021)

As an investigator, social media platforms and search engines are important tools for tracking down facts and following leads. This intermediate to advanced hands-on webinar expands your general knowledge of social media platforms and search engines by exploring the latest trends in this ever-evolving medium for communication and the dissemination of information.

 Advanced Social Media Investigations, 60 minutes (June 17, 2021)

Is unlocking the doors to conducting comprehensive investigations on multiple social media platforms one of your 2021 goals? If so, this advanced, hands-on webinar is your ticket to increasing your knowledge and honing your open source skills. Focus will be on popular platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, and Instagram, among others.

About Hg’s Webinars

Hetherington Group’s live webinars are approved as continuing professional education credits by ACFE, NASBA, DHS, LPF, SHRM, and ASIS. Hg makes these webinars available for purchase after the live event; however, they are not approved for CEU credits with some associations (specifically NASBA).


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