Facebook People Search tips1. Find Friends from your address Book
Facebook can find your friends from the email address book. It supports all major webmail provides like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo! Mail. Also you can upload as a file.
2. Find Class mates
Facebook also have an option for Classmate search. From this you can give Your school name and year. Facebook will list your firnds
3. Find Coworkers
It is similar to classmate search. You can search for Coworkers in your past or current organizations by entering the name of the Company.
4. Facebook's Advance Search Option
Advanced Search 2.0 beta is a better tool to search for friends on Facebook.
This apps will ask you to access your profile, Give access permission. If prompted to share your email address, click No, and click Click here to add the “Advanced Search” application link at the bottom. Click Allow in the Allow Access? prompt to proceed. Advanced Search first prompts you to fill out your profile and contact information to help others find you. You can choose to enter additional information about yourself if you like or leave it blank and click Save and Continue. You can optionally invite your friends to try the app or Skip that step. Finally, click Add Bookmark to access Advanced Search quickly from your profile.
5. Find People by Age/Gender/Relationship Status/Star Sign
On the Find People tab, you can search for people of a specific Gender and within a certain Age group. You can search by specific Relationship Status, or by their Star Sign. You can even search for people who have the same Birthday as you.
6. Find People From Instant Messaging (IM) Networks
You can simply enter your AOL, ICQ, or Windows Live Messenger credentials to let Facebook find your IM buddies.
7. Find People By Location
You can combine the above search restricting to a specific Country, Region, and City. For example, you can search for single people in your area according to their Star Sign and who they are interested in meeting.
8. Find People by Similar Interest
For each of the above searches, you can further refine them to find people who share your interests. You can find people according to their Political preferences, or their Religious beliefs. You can restrict searches to people who are members of a Facebook Group.
9. Search Multiple Terms Simultaneously
You can search Facebook for two, three, four, or more things at once by adding the '|' sign (minus the quotation marks) between the terms. For example 'MockingBird | John'.
10. Search Using Facepunch
FacePinch is a real-time Facebook search engine. So if you’re wondering what is being said right now about say Justin Bieber, this is where you would find out. The site http://facepinch.com also keeps an eye on trending topics and popular searches in facebook.com