Ghosts have quickly become an entrepreneurs’ best friend! More and more people are beginning to “cash in” on those who have “cashed out” with ghost tours, haunted houses, writing books, producing documentaries, and developing websites devoted to the paranormal. If you Google “ghost hunting” you will get over 781,000 results! Here are five that are informative, entertaining, and worth checking out.
www.hauntedamericatours.com features ghost hunting tips, articles about some of America’s most haunted locations, equipment reviews, EVP and photo galleries, and more. Here you will find the top 10 ghost tours in the country, the top 100 books for ghost hunters, the top 10 scariest places in the world, and tips on how to get rid of real ghosts. The arm chair ghost hunter and the seasoned veteran would both find this site helpful and informative.
www.ghosthunter.com is a website by renowned ghost hunter Patti Starr. Patti has over 30 years experience in ghost hunting and she shares her knowledge and experiences on her site. She offers a certified ghost hunters in-home study course as well as on site certification from her Ghost Hunter Shop in Lexington, KY. The tutorial page features articles on transferring EVPs to your computer, camera set up to confirm orbs, smudging, dowsing, and ghost terminology. You can also purchase ghost hunting equipment, books, videos, crystals, and other metaphysical items from her online shop.
www.ghostvillage.com is one of the most popular ghost hunting sites on the web according to Google.com and Amazon.com. This site is very well organized and features articles, reviews, true stories, and evidence of spirit activity. Jeff Belanger, the website’s publisher, is the author of many books on the paranormal and the host of “30 Odd Minutes” a weekly live web show. You can shop for ghost hunting equipment, find out about the latest books and videos about ghost hunting, and take an online class in parapsychology all from the comfort of your laptop at ghostvillage.com
www.the-atlantic-paranormal-society.com was home to Jason and Grant before the SyFy Channel made them America’s top ghost hunting team. This website is dedicated to TAPS and their investigations, not their television show. If you are looking for information about ghost hunting techniques, proper equipment usage, demonology, and other spirit activity the guys have provided a ton of valuable articles on their site. You can also find out how your team of can become members of the TAPS family of investigators.
www.unexplained.info is for those who enjoy studying other aspects of the unknown in addition to ghosts. On this site you will find information about Bigfoot, alien abductions, fairies, witches, spirits, time travel, just about anything and everything “unexplained”. This is a directory of sorts, listing sites that feature these mysterious occurrences. A listing of paranormal radio programs and webcams in haunted locations are also available.