#TeamWP: Meet Colin, Software Engineer March 28, 2017WhitepagesFrom summer intern to engineering superstar, Colin, a Software Engineer with our Premium team, is not only relentlessly committed to making our front-end product experience usable and beautiful across platforms, but he is also reliably available for a genuine smile and words of appreciation and encouragement. Knowing that, it should be no surprise that Colin looks ...Read more
#TeamWP: Meet Peiwen, Customer Acquisition Manager February 23, 2017WhitepagesHow does Whitepages Premium make sure it’s providing the best product for the right customers? While there are many dynamic Whitepagers working behind the scenes to answer that question, Peiwen leads the charge as our Customer Acquisition Manager, optimizing our Search Engine Marketing (SEM). SEM was new to Peiwen when she joined the team, but her background in analytics, her perseverance, ...Read more
#TeamWP: Meet Christopher, Senior UX Designer February 22, 2017WhitepagesHave you ever really thought about the details of the webpage you’re visiting – the font, the word choice, the color combinations, the size of a picture, or the placement of a button? Talented Whitepagers like our Senior User Experience (UX) Designer, Christopher, spend a lot of time focused on those things so that you ...Read more
Tips for Searching Premium: An Infographic! November 7, 2016WhitepagesUse this handy guide to help you find the right information with Whitepages Premium. And if you haven’t already, read our article on this topic, too!
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What Does It Mean to Intern at Whitepages? August 16, 2016WhitepagesThere was a time that we looked forward to the summer, because we knew that it meant endless hours of running around outside with all the neighborhood kids. But 2016 was different as I found myself looking forward to summer for a much different reason: I had landed myself an internship. After handing out endless ...Read more
I’ll Ghost Your Buster: Names Edition July 22, 2016Lisa BowersHow many people in the US share their names with proton-beam-shooting, jump-suit-wearing, ghost-busting heroes? Allow me to uncover the mystery. Out of respect, the originals will go first:
Peter Venkman – 1 person has this name (in MI)
“Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together… mass hysteria!”
“This Mr. Stay Puft’s okay! He’s a sailor, ...Read more
Most Popular Names of Space Explorers July 20, 2016Whitepages“I think of space not as the final frontier but as the next frontier. Not as something to be conquered but to be explored.”
— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) October 13, 2011
Since the beginning of time, humankind has been fascinated with space. From ancient civilizations predating the Greeks and Romans, to the current day International Space ...Read more
Whitepages Premium Teams up With Miracle Messages July 6, 2016WhitepagesAt Whitepages, our mission is to leverage our digital identity data to build products that help people and businesses in many different ways. And while we have spent the past 20 years helping people connect through the data we provide, we still get inspired by every single connection we help make. This is why we ...Read more
Whitepages Named Best Place to Work For Sixth Year in a Row June 24, 2016Whitepages
Last night, we attended the Seattle Business Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For awards ceremony. Needless to say, we were thrilled to learn that we earned a spot on the list for the sixth year in a row! As always, we had a great time filled with awesome company, entertainment, food and drink!
In order to ...Read more
Bon Voyage, Whitepages Caller ID. Aloha, Hiya! April 27, 2016Lisa BowersAnnouncing today, Whitepages Caller ID has packed its bags, kissed Mom and Dad goodbye (thanks for everything!), and moved into its own space in the mobile world as Hiya. From this day forward, Hiya is its own company, ready to take on the world!
Why? It’s time. After graduating college, I could have moved back in with my parents and hunkered ...Read more