Finding an Email Address on the Web
Learn how to find virtually any personal or business email address, search out people who share your interests, or track down the email address of friends and family
There are many different ways to track down people on the Web.
- Need to find someone's email or find who owns an email address? Spokeo lets you search anybody by name, email address, phone number, online username or even friends in your address book.
- A number of the largest web directories are international in scope, and are another good starting point in your quest to find someone's email address.
- If you're familiar with the background of the person you're looking for (their interests, educational history or professional affiliations, for example) then you may find them listed in one of the smaller, subject-specific specialist directories.
- Try working the location angle. If you know where the person you're looking for is living, try looking for them in one of the many regional directories, which are especially useful outside the USA. Each directory focuses on a specific country or region.
- With a bit of luck, the person you're looking for may have registered their email address with one of the many change of address services, which help match up old and new email addresses.
- Or maybe you already know somebody's email address, but you're looking for other contact information for them? Then try one of the reverse email search tools, which let you search by email address.
- Finally, if you'd like to make sure your friends and family can find YOUR email address if they are looking for it, be proactive and register it!
- By the way, if you're looking to find the email address and contact information of a US senator, congressperson or other elected official, there's a complete guide to contacting your elected representative.