Business Intelligence Online Resources

An Internet MiniGuide Annotated Link Compilation

These resources are designed to aid you in your quest for knowledge discovery for business intelligence resources on the Internet. Suggestions and additional competent resources and sites are also welcomed and will be considered for inclusion in future updates.

1Jump(R) – Company Research & Business Information Tool With over 1,000,000 individually-selected companies worldwide, up to 29 types of business information on each company, 29 proprietary ways to pinpoint this information, and over a dozen Vertical Directories — 1Jump is a powerful professional resource.

10k Wizard SEC Filings 10K Wizard developed a proprietary software to search through the myriad of information available to the public via the SEC’s EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval) system. The results? Real-time access and the unique ability to perform keyword searches on up-to-the-minute SEC filings. Hailed as one of the web’s best financial sites by the likes of Money Magazine, Fortune Magazine and Business Week, serves as the flagship site of their company and a shining example of their unique technology.

Academic Resources A comprehensive Internet MiniGuide covering resources for articles, abstracts, documents, papers, reports, and literature. It is edited by the author of this annotated white paper and includes separate sections on Research Sources, Reference Sources, Search Engine Sources, and Directory and Database Sources.

Accoona – Super Target Your Search Accoona Artificial Intelligence now takes the Search Experience to the next level by merging information from both the Web and the Accoona Business Database in real time. For the first time on an Internet Search Platform, Accoona presents business website content and its relevant business data in a complementary format.

Accurint Accurint(R) is a LexisNexis(R) service that brings data to life. Accurint provides information products that allow organizations to quickly and easily extract valuable knowledge from huge amounts of data. These innovative products are made possible by integrating powerful technology, tens of billions of data records on individuals and businesses, and proprietary data-linking methods.

Alexa Web Search Alexa could not exist without the participation of the Alexa Toolbar community. Each member of the community, in addition to getting a useful tool, is giving back. Simply by using the toolbar each member contributes valuable information about the web, how it is used, what is important and what is not. This information is returned to the community as Related Links, Traffic Rankings and more.

Annual Report Gallery This free service allows users to review an annual report in an easy and convenient manner. Boasting the most complete and up-to-date listings of annual reports on the internet, provides instant access to annual reports in their actual format in one single location. For business intelligence, corporate annual reports are one of the most important research tool available. Annual Reports enable researchers to stay up to date on a company’s yearly outlook.

Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) eCirc Application eCirc is a quick, concise online source for ABC top-line circulation (based on the latest released FAS-FAX report) information. eCirc lets you sort and search summarized circulation data by Publication Title, State/Province, U.S. SRDS or Canadian CARD classifications.

Beige Book Each Federal Reserve Bank gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions in its District through reports from Bank and Branch directors and interviews with key business contacts, economists, market experts, and other sources. The Beige Book, published eight times per year, summarizes this information by District and sector. An overall summary of the twelve district reports is prepared by a designated Federal Reserve Bank on a rotating basis.

Better Management – Business Intelligence Business intelligence (BI) uses knowledge management, data warehouse, data mining and business analysis to identify, track and improve key processes and data, as well as identify and monitor trends in corporate, competitor and market performance.

BizInfo Finder CloserLook(TM) can find what Google and other crawlers and Meta search engines do not find about your customers and competitors! his specialized engine can aggregate information from a multitude of searchable databases on the Web with one click of the mouse. Over 75% of the information on the Web is hidden in databases that are not accessible through traditional search engines. Learn more about the invisible web.

BizMiner The company pioneers online delivery of detailed industry analysis to small and large businesses and entrepreneurs through its local and national Marketing Plan Research Profiles, Financial Analysis Profiles, Area Sector Profiles, Target Market Area Scorecards Profiles, Franchise Profiles and Business Risk Index series. BizMiner’s proprietary research methodology tracks and analyzes the experience of over 18 million US business facilities, condensing millions of data points into the unique measures found in our profile series.

Biznar – Innovative Business Research Search Engine
Biznar is a free, publicly available business research site that uses advanced technology to return high quality results. Using state-of-the-art federated search technology from Deep Web Technologies, Biznar accelerates your research by returning the most relevant results from across the World Wide Web, including blogs, wikis, mainstream searches and deep web sources to one, easily navigable page. Each search is done in real-time, searching the sources you select as if you were entering the search term on each individual website yourself.

BizShark – Internet Business Search Engine
BizShark uncovers your competitors’ marketing strategies, finances, news, and more. BizShark brings you the latest business profiles, news, financials, web analytics, social footprint, marketing strategies, and other business information by searching across 50+ Internet business databases. BizShark searches and converts raw business data into 13 standard metrics to enable quick and easy business comparison.

BlogPulse – Automated Trend Discovery for Weblogs BlogPulse is an automated trend discovery system for blogs. Blogs, a term that is short for weblogs, represent the fastest-growing medium of personal publishing and the newest method of individual expression and opinion on the Internet. BlogPulse applies machine-learning and natural-language processing techniques to discover trends in the highly dynamic world of blogs. BlogPulse is brought to you by Intelliseek.

BNET – Business White Papers, Webcasts and Case Studies BNET offers an extensive collection of both classic and current business white papers, case studies, webcasts and other interactive content created and categorized for decision makers at the Fortune 500 and the world’s most successful small and medium-sized organizations.

Bots, Blogs and News Aggregators A comprehensive site covering the resources for bots, blogs and news aggregators on the Internet including white papers and a video presentation. These areas are considered by some to be the future methods of information retrieval and information dissemination on the world wide web. Business Technology Knowledge Portal Developing leading edge thinking and practice on contemporary business, information, technology and knowledge management issues to facilitate organizational and individual performance, success, and fulfillment.

Business Filings Databases — Updated
// All 50 states make some level of corporate and business filings available online. In a few instances only limited information (such as name availability) is retrievable. The majority of the states, however, use their Web presence to disseminate a range of public business records — and most of them offer access at no charge. This update reflects changes that have been made in the previously listed databases.

Business Information on the Internet These links will take you to a selection of key business information sites on the Internet and this resource has been created by Karen Blakeman. Details of changes to the listings are announced in Karen Blakeman’s blog. – The Resource For Business Intelligence This site is part of the IT Network 365 that offers articles, news, media, research, papers, extracts, events, books, and exhibition business intelligence resources

Business Intelligence Network The Business Intelligence Network(TM) delivers industry-based content hosted by domain experts and industry leaders. The Business Intelligence Network includes horizontal technology coverage from the most respected thought leaders in Business Intelligence, Business Performance Management, Data Warehousing and Data Quality. The Business Intelligence Network serves these communities with unparalleled industry coverage and resources.

Business Intelligence: White Papers, Webcasts and Product Information A site offering white papers, webcasts and product information concerning all aspects of business intelligence.

Business Research Links A nice collection of business research links sponsored by the Partnering Executives Association and The Corporate Partnering Institute. Included are: Key Online Investigative Resources, Business Portals, Analysts Reports and Financial Market Info, Business magazines and Newspapers, International Trade, Business Databases, and General Reference.

Business Resources A comprehensive Internet MiniGuide covering all aspects of business resources available on the global Internet. The author of this annotated white paper is the editor/author of this Internet MiniGuide.

Business Sources On the Net These sites have been identified as containing information of value to business researchers. Selection of the sites has been based on usability and relevance. The listing is selective, not extensive – sites have also been chosen to complement the hard copy and electronic information held in The British Library’s science, technology and business collections.

Business Wire Business Wire is the leading source for full-text breaking news releases, multimedia and regulatory filings for companies and groups throughout the world.

BuzzGain – Aggregate Digital Influencers
BuzzGain is an online service for discovering and engaging with the people who will help your business thrive in today’s social economy – where attention is a precious commodity. It empowers businesses to identify the previously hidden communities who are actively defining and shaping its future, including blogs, Flickr, youtube, Twitter, and traditional media. Much more than a Social Media monitoring solution, BuzzGain reveals influential voices and corresponding conversations so that companies can listen, learn, and engage in the connection of mutually beneficial relationships.

CAROL Company Annual Reports Online CAROL is an on-line service offering direct links to the financial pages of listed companies in Europe and the USA. CAROL provides direct access to companies’ balance sheets, profit & loss statements, financial highlights etc.

CEO Express is designed to be the executive’s interface to the Internet. The site’s peer editor recognizes that executives have precious little time to obtain all the information they require to conduct business. At the same time, much of the information that executives need is available on the Internet. CEOExpress takes all that information, and by employing expert human editors and “mind ergonomics,” pares it down to the 20% that is most critical and useful. That information is delivered to the user’s desktop in a clear, easy-to-use format.

ChangeTracker – Tracking Change In Washington
ChangeTracker, an experimental new tool that watches pages on a), b) and c) so you don’t have to. When the White House adds or deletes anything— say a blog post, or executive order … ChangeTracker will let you know. The latest changes are on their page or sign up to get alerts sent to you. Each change links to a page that shows the different versions side-by-side. Text highlighted in red means it was removed, green means it was added.

ChoicePoint Online Using ChoicePoint Online’s search capabilities, you can easily search more than 14 billion records on individuals and businesses. Whether you’re locating a claimant or witness, identifying or verifying assets, investigating fraud, or in need of a public record searched at a courthouse, ChoicePoint Online can deliver the comprehensive information you need.

Company Information Guide – Company Research on the Web A comprehensive guide created by the Genie Tyburski of the Virtual Chase offering resources and sites for conducting research on both public and private companies on the Internet.

Company Research Pathfinder from Rutgers University Libraries This Research Guide provides assistance in doing research in a variety of business and management topics, with descriptions of databases and hundreds of reference books in the collections of the Rutgers University Libraries. Links to more than 3,000 selected business and management-related Internet resources are included.

Competia Express – Competitive Intelligence Resources They have compiled lists of sites that they have found to be of the most value in your industry. These lists are far from exhaustive, but they should give you a superb head start.

Competitive Intelligence – A Selective Resource Guide – Updated and Revised March 2009
Sabrina I. Pacifici’s completely revised and updated pathfinder focuses on leveraging selected reliable, focused, free and low cost sites and sources to effectively profile and monitor companies, markets, countries, people, and issues. This guide is a “best of list” of web, database and email alert products, services and tools, as well links to content specific sources produced by governments, academia, NGOs, the media and various publishers.

Competitive Intelligence Resources A comprehensive Internet MiniGuide link compilation of significant competitive intelligence resources and sites on the Internet authored and edited by the author of the annotated white paper.

CorpTech CorpTech provides the business information and profiles over 95,000+ private and public companies and their business units, as well as units of foreign companies, government labs, and non-profits. They cover a broad range of industries from pharmaceutical, medical, biotech to software companies for business leads and company research.

Current Awareness Monitors, Alerts and Information Traps for 2010
A report listing the current awareness resources available on the Internet that will allow one to stay current in their profession, business and or special interest. With information overload the buzz it is now more important that ever before to create automated current awareness resources and this report list the very best available now on the Internet. This business intelligence report is authored by the author of this annotated white paper.

DataMonitor Business Intelligence Datamonitor plc is a premium business information company specializing in industry analysis. We help our clients, 5000 of the world’s leading companies, to address complex strategic issues. Through our proprietary databases and wealth of expertise, we provide clients with unbiased expert analysis and in-depth forecasts for seven industry sectors: Automotive, Consumer Markets, Energy, Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Technology, Transport and Logistics.

Deep Web Research 2009 An article outlining the various resources available for finding information in the deep and invisible World Wide Web authored by the author of this annotated white paper. – Financial and Economic Research Center is a free professional research platform for the financial and economic world. The concept of bases on “adding value by selection”. This is put into practice by carefully selecting free research resources and making these directly accessible via a simple menu structure, enabling our users to save research time and energy.

Edgar Scan EdgarScan is an interface to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval (SEC EDGAR) Filings. EdgarScan pulls filings from the SEC’s servers and parses them automatically to find key financial tables and normalize financials to a common format that is comparable across companies. Using hyperlinks we can go directly to specific sections of the filing, including the financial statements, footnotes, extracted financial data and computed ratios.

EIN Finder EIN Finder – Users are now limited to three free searches. Simply type in the name of the company in the box. You can limit your search by state or zip code, if you wish. Use the pull down menu to choose the specific state you wish to search, or type up to 5 digits of the zip code you wish to search.

Executive Profiles Search Engine The Ziggs Index of professional profiles was created to serve both the searcher and the professional being searched. Ziggs was developed to allow you to find accurate, up-to-date profiles on the professionals you seek, rather than outdated results on the wrong people. The Ziggs Index is the fastest-growing Index of online professional profiles. With more than 2,420,227 profiles, across nearly 44,293 companies, Ziggs continues to grow at an average of 10,000 new profiles every day.

Filtrbox G2 – Monitors Millions of Online Sources and Delivers Crticial Information
Filtrbox G2 delivers critical market intelligence to executives, sales professionals, investors and marketers. The service acts as an intelligent agent, discovering new articles across millions of online sources and delivering a daily list of qualified results based on your business logic. With Filtrbox G2 you will spend less time searching and more time making the critical decisions to make your business successful.

Forbes People Tracker Track over 120,000 executives and members of the Forbes rich and celebrity lists. Customize free email alerts: receive updates on an individual’s titleor compensation change, options exercised, or breaking news. Research public companies and executives with our in-depth,up-to-date people and company tear sheets. Get the latest news on people and companies in your tracker, including stories from and Forbes magazines.

FreshPatents The latest published US patent applications each week BEFORE the USPTO decision to grant/deny. Freely available innovative services like keyword monitoring, RSS feeds and browse by location. Learn about new ideas. New applications are published Monday. Dates listed are for the previous Thursday’s official USPTO publication date.

globalEDGE(TM) – Your Source For Global Business Knowledge
Created by the International Business Center at Michigan State University (IBC), globalEDGE(TM) is a knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities. Partially funded by a U.S. Department of Education Title VI B grant, globalEDGE(TM) is your source for global business knowledge.

Goliath: Company Profiles, News, Business Reference Information, Lead Generation, Business Contacts Goliath connects you to a wealth of business information, including business and industry news and detailed profiles of public and private companies worldwide. Goliath’s content is logically organized and linked to maximize your search experience — targeted search modules help you research competitors, create lead lists, find partners and suppliers, or research your industry.

Harvard Business School Baker Library Business Research Guides Baker Library produces guides to help in the use of resources at Baker and beyond for business and career research. The list includes guides to general business topics, information on specific industries and specific course support projects that may be helpful in other contexts.

HitWise – Competitive and Search Intelligence for Online Advertising and Search
Each day, Hitwise provides insights on how 10 million US Internet users interact with more than 1 million websites, across 165+ industries. Learn how to apply the Industry’s most timely and robust competitive insights to your online branding, search marketing, content strategies and online partnerships. Features include: a) Optimize your Search Campaigns with Paid & Organic data; b) Uncover New and Returning visitors to competitors’ websites; and c) Subscribing to their newsletter.

Hometown Locator Community Profiles for 42,500 US cities, towns and ZIP code with census, demographic and income data, parks, schools, libraries, hospitals, airports, environmental conditions, local newspapers, media outlets, employment, maps, coordinates and aerial photos.

Hoovers(TM) Online Hoover’s, Inc., delivers comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence that drives business growth. Our database of 12 million companies, with in-depth coverage of 40,000 of the world’s top business enterprises, is at the core of our business tools and services that customers find vital to their business operations. Hoover’s editorial staff of some 80 editors and researchers brings vital business information and knowledge to its coverage, updating the site daily to bring our visitors and subscribers the most up-to-date business information in the industry.

How To Conduct A Background Check by Genie Tyburski, Web Manager, The Virtual Chase

Originally published in Law Office Computing (October/November 2004) under the title, “Background Checks Online.” Revised to reflect resources and strategies current as of the date appearing at the end of the page.

How to Learn About an Industry Or a Specific Company This site is a major portal for those researching companies and industries. An organized procedure to learn about an industry OR a specific company is provided. Following the entire process will allow you to gain an in-depth understanding of the industry or firm, far beyond that gained by focusing purely on financial data. Specific parts of the process can be used to rapidly investigate certain aspects of the industry or company.

ImpactWatch – Monitoring Made Simple
ImpactWatch gives you the power to monitor and measure all of your traditional and social media coverage in real-time from an easy-to-use online dashboard. From the New York Times to Engadget to Twitter, ImpactWatch allows you to know what is going on as it happens

Intelligent Enterprise Magazine The Business Intelligence channel of Intelligent Enterprose Magazine covering new articles, analysis, business intelligence, events, resources and white papers.

Internet Intelligence Index(TM) – Fuld & Company The Internet Intelligence IndexTM is designed to help you gather information from a wide variety of public services, in support of your competitive intelligence efforts. It contains links to over 600 intelligence-related Internet sites, covering everything from macro-economic data to individual patent and stock quote information.

Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) located at the Missouri School of Journalism provides educational services to reporters, editors and others interested in investigative journalism and works to maintain high professional standards.

Investigator’s Toolbox – Online Resources for Researchers A very comprehensive site offering resources in the following areas for the researcher: books, companies, credit agencies, education, databases, identifying Numbers, mailing lists, map sources, medications, miscellaneous, news sources, offenders, patents and IP, phones and email, professionals, states, vital statistics, and weather data.

ITtoolbox Business Intelligence The ITtoolbox offers business intelligence resources in the following content type categories: blogs, code exchange, faqs, groups, jobs, news, peer publishing, pr, research, and white papers.

KnowledgeStorm KnowledgeStorm is the Internet’s most highly trafficked business technology search site. KnowledgeStorm shortens and streamlines the IT buy cycle by providing software, service, reseller and hardware information on thousands of IT solutions, alongside white papers, webinars and case studies. – Public Records A comprehensive public records background check for business and individuals offering a standard, professional and credentialed sections. This is a fee based service.

LexisNexis AlaCarte Designed especially for independent professionals and small- to medium-sized businesses, LexisNexis AlaCarte!TM provides users just the information they need through free searches on more than 20,000 sources containing over 3.8 billion documents. It’s free to search the database and view titles and headlines—you only pay for the documents you retrieve. Better yet, there are no subscription or registration fees and the average cost per document is only three dollars.

Lycos Discussion Search Type in your hobby, idea, burning issue or any other interest. They show you forums, bulletin boards, and groups where people are discussing your topic of interest right now.

Market Intelligence Resources 2010 This 193 page Professional Internet MiniGuide brings you the latest links and sources for market intelligence. WikiPedia defines Market Intelligence as: “Market Intelligence (MI) – information relevant to a company’s markets, gathered and analyzed specifically for the purpose of accurate and confident decision making in determining market opportunity, market penetration strategy, and new market development metrics.” The Market Intelligence Resources 2010 Professional Internet MiniGuide has all its links and sources listed alphabetically and broken down into categories that address the many facets of market intelligence for today’s business owner and/or entrepreneur.

Mergers and Acquisitions Business Research Mergers and Acquisitions Business Research offers the resources necessary for business intelligence required using their extensive listings of M&A research resources offering through independent sites on the Internet. The author of this annotated white paper is proud that they have used a number of his Subject Tracers as well as the Virtual Private Library in their resource collection.

Mint Portal – Business Intelligence and Business Information
A taste of Mint lets you search for companies operating in a specific country and/or activity – and a basic list is free. Fill in just the fields you require for your search. Alternatively, you can enter a company name (or number) to verify its existence.

Money Science Financial Intelligence Network An open-access resource for academics and practitioners working in finance and economics, physics, applied mathematics and computing. MoneyScience aims to provide the web’s most comprehensive aggregation in the field of quantitative finance.

monitter – Real Time Live Twitter Monitor
It’s a twitter monitor, it lets you “monitter” the twitter world for a set of keywords and watch what people are saying. Just type three words into the three available search boxes and within seconds you’ll start seeing relevant tweets streaming live.

Moreover – News Categories with Daily Mailings/Alerts List of pre-built categories available in a daily mailing list. Business: general :: Business: media :: Companies :: Entertainment :: Finance :: Industry :: Internet :: Lifestyle :: Regional :: Science :: Society :: Sports :: Technology :: Top stories :: US regional. In addition to the pre-built categories below, Moreover has hundreds of additional topic-specific categories and 10,000+ customizable company specific categories.

Moreover – News Categories with RSS Newsfeeds This page contains a complete list of the free, advertising supported RSS news feeds available from Moreover Technologies.

Namedroppers(R)- Domain Name Search Engine offers the capability to perform searches for domain names using multiple keywords. It enables you to find every registered domain name in the .com, .net, .org, and .edu zones, that contains all of the search terms you enter, anywhere within the domain name itself. Their database contains over 32 Million Domain Names and is updated nightly to reflect the most recent changes to the Domain Names registered.

NASD BrokerCheck: Check the Background of Your Investment Professional NASD BrokerCheck should be your first resource tool to learn about the professional background, registration/license statuses and conduct of NASD registered firms and their registered brokers. NASD BrokerCheck was designed to be simple and efficient in its delivery of information. NASD makes information on securities professionals and firms available online and, in most cases, detailed report information is returned to you by e-mail within minutes of your request.

National Association of Legal Investigators – Investigator Links The National Association of Legal Investigators (NALI) was formed in 1967 with its primary focus to conduct investigations related to litigation. The investigator links are an excellent investigative resource of sources and sites on the Internet.

New Economy Analytics, Resources and Alerts

New Economy Analytics, Resources and Alerts is a Subject Tracer(TM) Information Blog designed to give the latest information available from the Internet for New Economy Analytics, Resources and Alerts which include analytics from the New Economy transparent databases, link resources and RSS feeds; resources from the appropriate databases of information that have been created for the transparency of the New Economy economic activities and conditions, and alerts to the latest economic information coming from various global resources on the Internet

NewsIsFree NewsIsFree is a web site designed to let you access thousands of news sources with a powerful and flexible portal for browsing, indexing and publishing news headlines. NewsIsFree currently features 20679 news channels, ranging from high profile news sources, to very specific topic sites, to weblogs. Sources are gathered either from their syndication feed or by analysing the actual web pages. Sources are updated as often as every fifteen minutes, although actual update rate depends on how often each source changes. Each source is updated at least once a day.

NewsNow Automatically searching 19931 news sources every 5 minutes as of this authoring. Today NewsNow monitors breaking news in 15+ languages from thousands of the Internet’s most important online publications, including international, national and regional titles, newswires, magazines, press releases and exclusively online news sources. Their corporate services include online press cuttings, market intelligence, competitor tracking and web site and intranet content.

Newssift – Next Generation Vertical Business News Search Tool
Newssift is a unique search tool for business professionals offering access to a comprehensive database, indexing millions of articles from thousands of global business news sources. A next generation vertical search tool, searches are based on meaning and relationships, moving beyond traditional keyword search. Newssift is from FT Search Inc., an independent entity within the Financial Times Group.

Northern Light’s Market Intelligence Centers Market Intelligence Centers provide an overview of selected industries and business trends, with a detailed picture of market segments, issues, breaking news, companies, and government regulatory actions. Please note that Northern Light’s Market Intelligence Centers are available free of charge only to enterprise and individual subscribers to their Business Research Engine.

Omgili – Find Out What People Are Saying
Omgili is the best way in the known universe to find out what people are saying about anything and everything! Omgili is your way to find “subjective information”. As opposed to traditional search engines, which search for sites and pages, Omgili finds consumer opinions, debates, discussions, personal experiences, answers and solutions. Most of the questions have already been answered – find the answers through Omgili.

OneSource Online Business Information OneSource integrates business content from over 2,500 leading sources worldwide, optimizing it to meet the unique needs of sales, financial services, and professional services teams. OneSource is a division of infoUSA .

Pretrieve Search – Free Public Record Search Engine Pretrieve is a search engine that is specifically geared towards finding public records relevant to a person, business, or address. Their search database knows about thousands of public records sources, and can match your search information to the relevant sources for you.

Productscan Online Productscan Online helps transform information into intelligence. Over 20 searchable data fields per report help you track launches by brand and product name * manufacturer * product category * health claim * flavor * ingredient and more. Mixing and matching these characteristics creates infinite search possibilities. Over 200,000 detail-rich reports on over half a million new packaged goods skus launched worldwide from 1980 to today.

PSFK Collaborative Trend Spotting Site PSFK is a community of trend spotters, futurists, forward-thinking-individuals and cool hunters in Fashion, Design, Advertising, IT, Government, Art, You-Name-It around the world. Sightings of trends are fed to a group of main site editors who then may or may not publish them on the site.

Public Records Online Directory The Public Records Online Directory is a Portal to official state web sites, and those Tax Assessors’ and Recorders’ offices that have developed web sites for the retrieval of available public records over the internet.

Resources on the Internet for Business Journalists An excellent resource of business investigative sites in a link compilation format. These are designed for the business journalist but also offer a great foundation for business intelligence.

RocketInfo Rocketinfo Desktop is search software for finding and sharing current news, RSS & Atom newsfeeds, weblog content, books, market research and company information.

RSSMicro – Dedicated RSS Feed Search Engine
The most comprehensive RSS feed search on the web that searches 4.3 million RSS, feeds RSSMicro was formed to explore new search capabilities where the web contents become extremely dynamic and grow exponentially. This behavior, along with higher user expectations, creates a dilemma that requires a search service whose capabilities go beyond the limits of conventional search engines. Without new data formats or attached date and time to the content, there will be no reliable search service or product that can efficiently index and make the content available for search.

Search Systems Free Public Records Directory One of the largest directory of links to free public record databases on the Internet. Find business information, corporate filings, property records, unclaimed property, professional licenses, offenders, inmates, criminal and civil court filings, and much more. As of this authoring there are over 27,480 free searchable public record databases.

SmartDig(TM) – Business For Sale Search Engine SmartDig(TM) is an aggregator of businesses for sale on the Internet and a source for finding the rightbusiness – locallyand around the world. SmartDig(TM) indexes business for sale listings from business brokers, business owners, business for sale forums, as well as corporate and community sites.

State Business Filings Dastabases
// All 50 states make some level of corporate and business filings available online. In a few instances only limited information (such as name availability) is retrievable. The majority of the states, however, use their Web presence to disseminate a range of public business records — and most of them offer access at no charge.

The B-Eye Bridge Your on-line source for Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing trends, articles, and related content.

The Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Glossary A glossary of business intelligence and data warehousing words that are related to and associated with the field of business intelligence and data mining and data warehousing.

The Center for Business Intelligence Founded in 1994 in Boston, CBI Research, Inc. is dedicated to developing market-driven, unbiased conferences in pharmaceuticalsbiotech, risk and insurance and managed care markets. CBI Research, Inc. offers conferences and summits that serve senior executives and government officials by providing a unique platform for highly focused content and presentation.

TheDeal The Deal is a diversified media company dedicated to providing must-read financial news, commentary, data and services to corporate and financial dealmakers, their advisers and investors worldwide. They serve the global deal community by providing timely, accurate and useful information. They cut through the clutter by combining a sophisticated editorial voice with essential need-to-know insights characteristic of industry trade publications.

The Internet for Competitive Intelligence by By Amelia Kassel An article from Free Pint by Amelia Kassel that discusses the use of the Internet as a vehicle to find information and resources for business intelligence with a number of examples.

Top Internet Sites for Business Research Washington Researchers has compiled a list of web sites that they have found to be particularly helpful; they range from search engines and online databases to directories and sources for background and contact information on industries. Some of these sites are free; others require you to pay fees to obtain data.

URLinfo URLinfo is a tool for handling web pages: finding information about it, translating it, finding related pages, etc. and available from FagenFinder.

Wall Street Executive Library A public directory that listed only the most relevant and useful business sites.The Web’s Best Business Sites with over 1450 content rich resources for an informed, intelligent perspective. The author of this annotated white paper has a number of his Subject Tracers(TM) listed in this library.

Web Intelligence Consortium Web Intelligence (WI) has been recognized as a new direction for scientific research and development to explore the fundamental roles as well as practical impacts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) (e.g., knowledge representation, planning, knowledge discovery and data mining, intelligent agents, and social network intelligence) and advanced Information Technology (IT) (e.g., wireless networks, ubiquitous devices, social networks, wisdom Web, and data/knowledge grids) on the next generation of Web-empowered products, systems, services, and activities.

Web Mining – Business Intelligence Web Mining tools analyze web logs for useful customer-related information that can help personalize web sites according to user behavior. Web mining tools are also used to search the web for key words, phrases, or other content.

Wikirank – What’s Popular on Wikipedia
Wikirank shows you what people are reading on Wikipedia. It’s based on the actual usage data from the Wikipedia servers, which the Wikimedia foundation makes available as a public service. They take that data, process it, and give it back to you in a format that’s easy to use and share. Wikirank reveals emerging trends, and lets you embed relevant charts in blog posts and on social media sites.

Comprehensive Business Intelligence Link Compilation:

1Cast – Your Digital News Stand – The Largest UK Directory Enquiry Service

10k Wizard SEC Filings

2008 Statistical Abstract of the United States

360View4U – Business and Finance Search Engine

50 Web Tools to Keep Tabs on Your Competitors

AboutUs – Information About Websites and Community Related Topics

Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources

Academic Business Libraries in North & Central America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific

Accoona – Super Target Your Search


Addict-o-matic – Inhale the Web – Find News, Vids, Photos, Blog Posts and More

akama – Open Business Directory

Alacra Store – The Premium Business Information Source

Alacra Wiki – Guide To Business Information Companies, Publishers and Databases

ALA RUSA BRASS Professional Tools

Alexa Web Search – Directory of Conventions, Trade Shows, Convention Centers and Meetings


allvoices – Breaking News, Current Events, Latest News from All Voices


AltLaw – Free Legal Search Engine

Alt Search Engines – Tracking All the Alternative Search Engines

Annual Report Gallery

Archive-It – Internet Archive’s Subscription Service

Articles, Abstracts, Documents, Papers, Reports, and Literature Resources

Asia Chronicle
AttaainCI – Competitive and Market Intelligence Software

Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) eCirc Application

Authenticated Congressional Bills

BatchBook – Small Business Customer Relationship Manager

Beige Book 2009 – Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District

BERA – Business and Economics Research Advisor from the Library of Congress

Best of the Best Business Web Sites

Better Management – Business Intelligence

BI Documenter

Big Boards – Directory of Forums and Message Boards

BinSearch — Binary Usenet Ssearch Engine

Biographicon – All The People of the World

BI Pathfinder


BizInfo Finder

Biz Info Library (BIL)

Biz Journals – Amazing Insight for Business Today


Biznar – Innovative Business Research Search Engine

Biz Ref Desk Blog by Terese M. Terry, Business Librarian, Lippincott Library, Wharton School of Business

BizShark – Internet Business Search Engine

BizStats – Useful Business Statistics Online

BlogPulse – Automated Trend Discovery for Weblogs


BookServer – Distributed Lending and Vending Over the Internet

BNET – Business White Papers, Webcasts and Case Studies

BoardTracker – Forum Discussion Search
Bots, Blogs and News Aggregators Business Technology Knowledge Portal

Broadlook Technologies – Business Intelligence

BUBL LINK / 5:15: Countries and Continents

Business Anti-Corruption Portal

Business Dynamics Statistics, BDS

Business Filings Databases — Updated

Business History Books

Business Information on the Internet

Business Information Searcher

Business Intelligence Books

Business Intelligence Center

Business Intelligence – Find White Papers

Business Intelligence Information Center – Intelligent Enterprise Magazine

Business Intelligence Knowledge Base

Business Intelligence Lowdown

Business Intelligence: Maximizing the Value of Information

Business Intelligence Network

Business Intelligence Portal

Business Intelligence: White Papers, Webcasts and Product Information

Business Journalism

Business People Search

Business Reference on the Net

Business Reference Resources

Business Research Intelligence

Business Research Links

BusinessResearch – Business Research Search – One Stop Source

Business Research Search Engine

Business Resources

Business Resources

Business Sources On the Net

Business Wire


BuzzGain – Aggregate Digital Influencers



BvDEP – International and National Company Information

BuzzTracker News Headlines

BzzAgent – Leading World of Mouth (WOM) Media Network

Cambrian House – Home of CrowdSourcing

Capital IQ – Financial Research and Analysis Tools

Capitol Words – Word Frequency From the Congressional Record

CAROL Company Annual Reports Online

Center for Business Planning

Center for Media Research

CEO Express – Business Research Reports

Chamber of Commerce: The State of American Business 2009

ChangeTracker – Tracking Change In Washington

Channel Intelligence – Empowering Commerce

ChartSearch – Intelligent Data Search

China Brief

China Vitae

ChoicePoint Online

Cipher’s Archived Competitive Intelligence Articles Library

CI Resource Index – Data on Jobs, Relocation, Real Estate, Education, Hospitals, Travel and Crime

Clarkston Consulting – Business Intelligence for the Consumer Products and Life Sciences Industries

ClickTale – In-Page Web Analytics Business Intelligence

CloserLook – BizInfoFinder

CNN Money – Company Research

CNN Money – Industry Watch

COA Solutions – Business Intelligence Solutions

coComment – Your Window Into Conversations On the Web

Cogent Research – Market Research and Strategic Consulting

Cogmap – Wikipedia of Organization Charts

Collecta – Searching the Real Time Web

Collective Intellect – Real Time Market Intelligence

Commentful – Blog Comment Monitoring

co.mments – Track Your Conversations – Market Research Reports, Research Reports, Company Profiles and Financials

Company Buzz Application from LinkedIn

Company Information Guide – Company Research on the Web

Company Research Pathfinder from Rutgers University Libraries – Track Your Competition and Then Eat Their Lunch

Competition Finder Tool – Compare Websites

Competitive Intelligence – A Selective Resource Guide – Updated and Revised March 2009

Competitive Intelligence Magazine

Competitive Intelligence Portal

Competitive Intelligence Resource Guide

Competitive Intelligence Resources Internet MiniGuide by Marcus P. Zillman

Comtex News Network

Comtex SmarTrend Alert

Congressional Committee Prints – Congressional Committee Publications

Congressional Research Service Reports, Hosted by UNT Libraries

Connotate – Intelligent Agent Technology and Competitive Intelligence Tools

Corante – Technology and Science News and Business Intelligence

Corporate Information


Country Background Notes from the Department of State – Free Crime Reports

Cuil Search – Search 121,617,892,992 Web Pages

Current Awareness Discovery Tools on the Internet

Current Awareness Monitors, Alerts and Information Traps for 2010

Customer Service Numbers

Cybion – Online Business Intelligence

D&B Small Business Solutions

DataMasher – State Data – Mash It

Data Mining Resources

DataMonitor Business Intelligence

Datamyne – Import and Export International Trade Data

Dataopedia – All Websites With All the Associated Data

Daymix – Latest Informaion On Any Topic

DBpedia Knowledge Base

Dealipedia – Business Deal Wiki

Deep Web Research 2009

Demographics Prediction

DEMO – The Launchpad for Emerging Technology

Dial A Human – Avoid Anoying Computer Answering Systems


DOC Cop – Plagairism, Cryptomnesia and Collusion Tool

DocStoc – Find and Share Professional Documents

Doing Business Project – World Bank Group Objective Measures of 181 International Economies Business Regulations

Dotcut – Sophisticated Online News and Press Cuttings

Dutch Government RSS Feeds

Earth Inteligence Network


eBusinessForm Global Business Intelligence for the Digital Age

ECNext Knowledge Center – Financial and Economic Research Center

eCommerce Resources

Economic Indicators for the United States of America

Economic Indicators from the Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research (FRASER)

Economic Opportunity Index (EOI)

Economic Statistics Briefing Room



EDGAR Full Text Search Beta

Edgar Online

Edgar Scan

eFinancialBot – Your Global Financial Search Engine

eHealthcareBot – Search Engine for Healthcare Resources

EIN Finder

EIN News – World News Media Monitoring

eMail Address Search Engine

eMarketingBot Search Engine

Emerging Market Economies in Central Asia

Emerging Markets Review

EmployeeScreenIQ – Employment Background Checks

EMPOWER – Business Background Search

Encyclopedias for Business Reference

Entopia – Solutions for Business Information Discovery

Entrepreneurial Resources

Environmental Capital – Daily Analysis of the Business of the Environment by The Wall Street Journal

Equilibrium Solutions

Espicom Business Intelligence – Business Intelligence – Data warehousing – ETL

European Central Bank Monthly Bulletin

Eventful – World’s Largest Collection of Events

EveryBlock – Geographic Filter Newsfeed of Your Neighborhood

Executive Profiles Search Engine
FACSNET Reporting Tools – How To Read the Future in Financial Reports

FACTbroker – Business Intelligence Framework


Fagan Finder

FAME – Database of UK and Ireland Companies – Promoting Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Markets

Federal Business Opportunities

Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer

FeedMyInbox – RSS to eMail

Filtrbox G2 – Monitors Millions of Online Sources and Delivers Crticial Information

Financial Sources

Finding Experts By Using the Internet

Finding Industry Business Information

Finding People Resources

Financial Times

Feng-GUI – Feng Shui For Graphic User Interfaces(TM)

First Research

FITA Global Trade Portal

FlightAware – Free Flight Tracking Services – Videos On People, Issues and Ideas Changing the Planet

Forbes 500

Forbes People Tracker


Fortune Company Profiles

Free Patent Online – Patent Analytics and Patent Searching

Free Public Record Sites

French Government RSS Feeds


fwisp – Discover and Share Business, Economy, Finance News, Articles and Videos

FX Links – Foreign Exchange Link Directory

GazoPa – Similar Image Search

getAbstract Business Book Summaries – Thousands of Business Book Summaries Online

GetHuman Project – Advocacy Website and Database for High Quality Customer Service for Consumers

Giga Omni Media – Emerging Technology News, Analysis and Opinions

Gizmodo – The Tech and Gadget Guide Blog – See What Employees Are Saying

Glearch – Global Search By Country, By Language, and By Search Engine

globalEDGE(TM) – Your Source For Global Business Knowledge

Global E-Government Survey 2008

GlobalPost – A New Voice for Global News

Global Voices Online

Global Securities Information

Golexa Search Tool – Complete Page Analysis

Goliath: Company Profiles, News, Business Reference Information, Lead Generation, Business Contacts

Google(TM) – Googling

Google Directory – Business Intelligence

Google Finance

Google Living Stories

Google News

Google Alerts

Google Trends – Rummaging in the Government’s Attic – Community Government Document Review System


GovTrack – Tracking the U.S. Congress

Guide to Industry Research

Guide to Russian Business Information Resources

Hard To Find 800 Numbers

Harvard Business Publishing (HBP)

Harvard Business School Baker Library Business Research Guides

Harvesting Business Intelligence for Institutional Investors

Help Me Investigate

Historic Aerials – Aerial Photography From the Past to the Present

HitWise – Competitive and Search Intelligence for Online Advertising and Search

Hometown Locator

Hoovers Connect – Business Networking Tool

Hoovers(TM) Online

How To Conduct A Background Check by Genie Tyburski

How to Learn About an Industry Or a Specific Company

IdeaScale – Idea Management, Innovation Managment, Crowdsourcing, and Customer Feedback

IDEAS – Internet Documents in Economics Access Service

Idea Trade Network (ITN)

IdentityWorks – Leadership Through Identity

Image Seeker

Iminers – Press Release Database from Over 6500 Companies

ImpactWatch – Monitoring Made Simple

ImportGenius – International Trade and Competitive Intelligence Tools and U.S. Customs Database

Industry Information Resources

i-neighbors – Your Neighbohood’s Home On the Internet

InfoAviator – Your Comprehensive Directory for Searching Free Court Records

InfoBionics – Flexible Data Mining Applications

Information Retrieval Intelligence

InfoUSA Business Information

Innocentive – Open Innovation and Innovation Management – Where Problems are Solved

Intellectual Property Databases – Searchable & Updated

Intelligence Center

Intelligent Enterprise Magazine

Intelligent Technologies – Business Intelligence In Action

International Business Resources Portal

International Business Tutor

International Journal of Business Forecasting and Marketing Intelligence

International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining (IJBIDM)

International Journal of Knowledge and Web Intelligence

International Trade Resources

Internet Archive – Wayback Machine
Internet Experts

Internet Intelligence – Analysing Web-Sites For Competitive Intelligence By Arthur Weiss and Steve England

Internet Intelligence Index(TM) – Fuld & Company

Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE)

Investigator’s Toolbox – Online Resources for Researchers

Investors Business Daily

ipl2 – Reference Information You Can Trust

IRIN – Annual Report Resource Center

Irish Government RSS Feeds

ISI Emerging Markets

Italian Government RSS Feeds

ITDatabase – Precise Tech Media Research

iTrake – Automated International Search Service for News and Current Events from the World of Finance

ITtoolbox Business Intelligence

JasperForge – Open Source Business Intelligence

Jaspersoft – Open Source Business Intelligence

Jigsaw – Directory of Companies and Business Professionals

Jigsaw – Visualization for Investigative Analysis

Jobnob – Detailed Information About Salaries Offered by Thousands of Different Companies in the US

Juicee News

Judicial Watch – Promoting Integrity, Transparency and Accountability in Government, Politics and the Law

Kazeon eDiscovery Software

Kellysearch – B2B Product Search Engine

Keyword Competitor Tool – Research and Monitor Competitors

KillerStartUps – Reviewing the Latest Start Ups On the Internet

KnowledgeStorm – Public Records

Legal Resources

LexisNexis AlaCarte

Liber8 – An Economic Information Portal

LinkSViewer – Visual Network Analysis Research Engine

LitleSis – Free Database Detailing Connections Between Powerful People and Organizations

Live Ships Map – AIS – Vessel Taffic and Positions

LucidDB – Open Source RDBMS for Business Intelligence

Lycos Discussion Search

Luxury Intelligence, an International Journal (LIIJ)

Lycos WhoWhere


Manta – Business Information and Research

Map of the Market
MapStats – Mapping Tool

Market Intelligence Resources 2010

Marketo Sales Insight

Market Research Library Search – U.S. Commercial Service

Market Visual Search – Business Realtionship Search Engine

MeansBusiness – 20,000 Ideas From Today’s Top Business Experts

Megite – What’s Happening Right Now Social News Aggregrator

MelissaData Free Address Lookups and Verifications

MemeTracker – Tracking New Phrases Over the World Wide Web

Mergent – Transforming Data Into Knowledge

Mergers and Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions – Most Recent Deals

Mergers and Acquisitions Super Searchers

MergerMarket – Mergers and Acquisitions Intelligence

MetroMonitor – Interactive Barometer of the Health of America’s 100 Largest Metropolitan Economies

Middle East Report Online

Mineful – On Demand Web-Based Market Research Software

Miner3D – Visual Data Analysis Software for Business Intelligence and Science

Mint Portal – Business Intelligence and Business Information

MIT Center for Collective Intelligence

MoneyTree Report – Venture Capital Investment Activity

monitter – Real Time Live Twitter Monitor


Moreover – News Categories with Daily Mailings/Alerts

Moreover – News Categories with RSS Newsfeeds

Mozenda – Comprehensive Web Data Gathering

MSN Money

Muckety – Exploring the Paths of Power and Influence
MyFeedMe – Always On, Always Looking, Always Learning

My Free Email Search

NameChk – Check Username Availability at Multiple Social Networking Sites

Namedroppers(R)- Domain Name Search Engine

NASD BrokerCheck: Check the Background of Your Investment Professional

National Association of Legal Investigators – Investigator Links

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Nationwide Directory of Public Records Resources

NETR Public Records Online Directory

New Economy Analytics, Resources and Alerts

New England Center for Investigative Reporting

New Media Intelligence – Web Monitoring

Newser – Know More News While Searching Less

Newseum Today’s Front Pages



Newssift – Next Generation Vertical Business News Search Tool

NewsTin – Multilingual News Search – The News With More Views – The Next Generation of Feeds Designed to Manage Information Overload

Nieman Watchdog Journalism Project at Harvard University

Non Disclosure Agreements and Forms

Northern Light Business Research Engine

Northern Light’s Market Intelligence Centers

Nstein Semantic Site Search: Site Search That Works

NTIS Search Engine Provides Archive Access Back to 1964

Numeria – The Clearest View of a Firm’s Value

Ohloh – Open Source Network
Omgili – Find Out What People Are Saying

Onalytica – Transforming Online Buzz Into Knowledge

OneSource Online Business Information

OneStep Industry News

One2OneResearch – Expert Market Reseach and Analysis

Online Research Tools

Oodle – Search Engine for Local Classifieds

OpenBusiness – Sharing Business Models


Open CRS Network – Congressional Research Reports for the People

OpenI – Open Source Business Intelligence for On-Demand Deployments

Open Source Intelligence

OpinMind Blogger Opinion Search Engine

Opportunity Alert for Digital Media Partnership Opportunities

Outsell – Intelligence and Advice for Publishers and Information Providers

PartnerUp – Find Business Partners, Commercial Real Estate, and Business Resources – Patent Search, Patent Community and Patent Exchange

Patent Tools

Pentaho BI Project – Open Source Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Industries BI and CI Resources from Carnegie Mellon University

Pipl – Deep Web People Finder

Placeblogger – Find Blogs and Feeds from Places You are Interested In

Planet Metrics – Rapid Carbon Modeling Carbon Footprint Business Intelligence

PopUrls – Popular URLs to the Latest Web Buzz

Power 150 – Top Media and Marketing Blogs

Practical Business Intelligence Techniques and Tools

Pressmart – Electronic Newspapers and More

Pretrieve Search – Free Public Record Search Engine

Price Spyder – On-Demand Business Intelligence – Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues

Productscan Online

ProntoSEC : Intelligent Insider Trading Data

Propeller – Social News Portal

ProPublica – Investgative Journalism In the Public Interest

PSFK Collaborative Trend Spotting Site

Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)

Public Records Online Directory

PublishersMarketplace – Track Deals, Sales, Reviews, Agents, Editors, News

Qitera Follow(TM)

Qitera Market and Customer Intelligence Alerts(TM)

QL2 Software – Unstructured Data Management and Web Mining Software

Quirks – Worldwide Market Research Resources

RapidMiner – Open Source Data Mining Tool

ReferenceUSA – Information on Businesses and People

RGE Monitor – Monitoring Global Economic and Geostrategic Issues – What’s New and Popular Online

Release 1.0

ReportBuyer – Market Research

Research Resources

ResearchSEA – Asia Research News

ResearchWikis – Online Library of Free Market Research

Resources for Industry Analysis

Resources for International Business from Rutgers University Libraries

Resources on the Internet for Business Journalists

RiotFeeds – Discover the Freshest Information On Your Favorite Topics Using Your Twitter Account

RSSMicro – Dedicated RSS Feed Search Engine and Directory

SamePoint – Social Conversation Search Engine

ScoopGO! – Create Search Engines That Search Feeds You Use

Scoopler – Real Time Search

searchCrystal – Search Visualization Tool

Search the EDGAR Database

Search SEC Providing Retrospective Searching of S.E.C Filings

Search Systems Free Public Records Directory

SEC Info

SEC Online Publications

Siebel Systems – CRM Software Solutions – Customer Relationship Management on Demand

Silobreaker – Online Search Service for News and Current Events

SkypeCap – Saving Audio and Video Sessions From Skype
SkyMinder – Fee Based Credit Reports and Business Information on Worldwide Private and Public Companies

Slantly – Opinion and Discussion

SlideShare – World’s Largest Community for Sharing Presentations and Slideshows

Social Mention – Searches User Generated Content

South Asia Analysis Group

SpagoBI – Open Source Business Intelligence

Spanish Government RSS Feeds

Spotplex – What People Read Most Today

SpyPig – Free email Tracking System

Squeezed Books – Business Knowledge – Extracted, Compressed, Discussed

SRC on Business Intelligence Resources

Startuply – Startup Companies – Startup Jobs

State Business Filings Dastabases

Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2009

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2008

Stimulus Watch – Keeping an Eye On the Economic Recovery Spending

strategy+business – Quarterly Magazine and Web Site by Booz Allen Hamilton

Survey of Buying Power Online

Tailrank – Tracking the Hottest News in the Blogosphere

Talk Digger – Find, Follow , Join Discussiuon Evolving On the Internet

TechDirt – Business Intelligence

Technical Reports and Working Papers in Business and Economics

Techmeme – Latest Technology Happenings

Teepin – Harness The Power of Ideas

Tehpage – Bringing You the Most Updated and Hottest Information On the Web

Telonu – Rant, Rave and Rate Your Workplace and More

TextRunner Search – Searches Hundreds of Millions of Assertions Extracted from 500 Million High-Quality Web Pages

The B-Eye Bridge

The Big Money from Slate – Synthesis of Financial News and Tools

The Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Glossary

The Center for Business Intelligence

The Company Corporation Incorporation Services

The Confidential Resource – Sources and Methods for the Investigator


The Government Domain: Tracking Federal Dollars

The Internet for Competitive Intelligence by By Amelia Kassel

The Memento Project – New Ideas Related to Web Archiving

The Most Useful Sites for Reporters

The Wall Street Journal Briefing – Vital Intelligence on China – What People Are Clicking On Today

ThingBuzz – Hottest Stuff On the Web

Think Tools

This We Know: Explore U.S. Government Data About Your Community

Thomas Register

TIME: Inside Business

Top Internet Sites for Business Research

Trackle – Your Personal Tracker On the Web

Trackur – Online Reputation Monitoring & Social Media Monitoring Tools

Trademarkia – Free Trademark Search Online

Trendero – Find and Follow Trends

Trendrr – Track Compare Share

Trends to Watch by the Pew Center On the States

Truemors – Breaking Rumors and News

Tweetag – Browse the Twittosphere

TweetBeep – Like Google Alerts for Twitter

Tweetizen – Discover Tweets That Matter To You

TweetMene – Popular Twitter Link Aggregator

twendz – Mining and Exploring Twitter Conversations and Sentiment

Twilert – Twitter Search Alerts Via eMail

Twing – Forum Search and Community Discovery

Twitter Search – See What Is Happening Right Now

Umbria – Mining the Blogpsphere and Public Forums

Understanding Consumers through Online Competitive Intelligence By Patrice Curtis

Uniworld – Who Opeates Where Worldwide

UN Pulse – Alerts to Just Released United Nations Information

URateStuff – Consumer Based Product Reviews

://URLFAN – Blogosphere Popularity Intelligence

URLinfo – Track USA Spending

U.S. Government Manual: 2009 – 2010

U.S. Government RSS Library

Vault – Career Information

Viewsflow – Multiple Perspectives, Analysis and Insights Into Global Business

VisitorVille: Fun, Accurate, Professional Stats for Your Website

WAND – World Access Network Directory

Wall Street Executive Library

Wall Street Horizon – Earnings Calendar

Wall Street Journal

Web Intelligence Consortium

Web Mining – Business Intelligence

Web Ranking Tool – Trends from Sources We Trust

White Papers by Marcus P. Zillman – Social Media Gateways Search Engine

WikiCity – City Wiki for Every City

WikiInvest – Research About Companies and Investment Concepts

Wikileaks – Global Defense of Sources and Press Freedoms, Circa Now

Wikirank – What’s Popular on Wikipedia

Wopular – News and Search Aggregagtor – Meaningful Precision Search for Text Data

WORLDBI – Business Intelligence On the Web

World Economic Outlook (WEO)

World Trade Indicators 2008

wURLdBook Research – Personal Internet Intelligence

XING – Unique People Discovery and Search

XML Federal Register – Bulk Data and Daily Files


Yahoo! Competitive Intelligence

Yahoo! Finance

Yahoo! Finance News

Yaplet – Chat Room on Every Site

YellowBrix – Real Time News and Web Content Solutions

Yellowfin – Making Business Intelligence Easy

YouNoodle – Browse StartUps and Find Exceptional People


Zee’s SQL BI Blog – Beginning Business Intelligence with SQL Server

Zepol Corporation – Import Trade Data

Zhift – Forums Search Engine

Zillow – Real Estate Sales and Values

ZoomAtlas – Mapping Every Square Inch of America

Zycon – Industrial Directory, Engineering Resource and Vertical Search Engine

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