Houston, Texas (PressExposure) July 26, 2008 -- Since 2003 [http://www.BackgroundNow.com] limited its business to serving background checks to business customers. Three months ago that changed when the site added a Google search engine customized to index only pages relevant to background checks.
BackgroundNow.com, which emphasized security, exclusivity and protection of proprietary knowledge began revealing sources, research and guides. The information supports background checks for individuals, employment background checks and introduces background checks very few people are aware of, such as FINRA.
Now over 950,000 pages are indexed by the search tool and keyword search refinements are shown above search results to help users search with more precision and locate the source they need. For example, a search at [http://www.BackgroundNow.com] for Fresno County Court followed by a click on "Criminal Records" will refine the search to locate references and links to the Fresno's online public access to their civil and criminal background checks. It's easy to use and rich in useful content.
Vanessa Dennis, a journalist at Cheezhead.com, picked up on the story and published "background check company demystifies court system", which brought more people to [http://www.BackgroundNow.com].
\[http://www.cheezhead.com/2008/07/09/ved-backgroundnow-ceo-releases-secrets-to-public/]. And INC, the entrepreneur's magazine, has featured [http://www.BackgroundNow.com] at its website Inc.com several times since the shift and introduced more individuals and businesses to the unique background check resource.
The effect has been dramatic. Users have flocked to the site and use of the background check search engine is increasing. As of today, Alexa reports 495% traffic growth over 3-months and a [http://www.BackgroundNow.com] U.S. site traffic rank of #178,228 and rising. That means people are getting answers. There can be fear, mystery, misunderstanding and apprehension around background checks. The background check search engine helps by giving people and businesses access to better information.