What are the best resources to track a cell phone location for free?

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    #1[TIPS] Free way to track GPS, phone calls, text messages and web activity on a phone

    [TIPS] Free way to track GPS, phone calls, text messages and web activity on a phone

    This article is from komando.com, a website that delivers the latest news on digital lifestyles and updates, led by Kim Komando dubbed as "America's Digital Goddess". It gives free tips on how to track a cell phone by GPS and more. 

    Articles

    Free

    Brittany Woods
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "This article basically endorses an app called spy phone and gave a tutorial on how to sign up for it. "
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    #2[TUTORIAL] How To Track A Cell Phone Location For Free

    [TUTORIAL] How To Track A Cell Phone Location For Free

    This YouTube video teaches you how to trace a cell phone location without GPS. It is created by Sukhman Bhullar and was published on October 26, 2017. 

    Videos

    Free

    Leonardo Quiroz
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "Thank you bro for this video. I've found out my wife of 5 years is lying to me. knowing the truth is better than being continuosly lied on."
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    #3[TIPS] How to Track a Person

    [TIPS] How to Track a Person

    This article from wikiHow gives tips on how to track a person using social media, cell phones, and people tracking websites. 

    Articles

    Free

    Rajesh Pawar
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "this is easy to understand and it gave many options on how to keep track of people. "
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    #4Wheres My Droid

    Wheres My Droid

    Wheres My Droid is an app designed exclusively to find your phone. The app offers you a lot of ways in case your smartphone was stolen or lost like take photos from your phone camera or lock your phone remotely.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Cheryl Young
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "My phone was stolen in a friend's house party but I was able to trace the location and make it ring loudly so the person who took it can't deny it anymore. "
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    #5Google Maps

    Google Maps

    Google Maps is a user-friendly navigational app that lets you choose and plan your route by public transportation, car, bike, walking, or even taxi. You can also explore areas to find restaurants, supermarkets, and more near you. 

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS, Android

    Angela Qiao
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "this came handy when i've lost my phone. i actually never thought that enabling sharing my location will help me find my lost phone. "
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    #6Find My iPhone

    Find My iPhone

    Find My iPhone is a device-tracking application for iOS devices is to find it and protect your data. Users will be required to log-in their Apple ID they use for iCloud to let Find My iPhone help them locate your missing device.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Eduardo Piña
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "This wouldn't work if you didn't enable the Find my iphone option on your settings. I didn't know of this before so when i lost my phone, i needed to call my service provider to block my iphone. "
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    #7Find My Device

    Find My Device

    Find My Device is an app will help you find your Android device by playing a sound so it is easier for you to search for it. It also tracks your device movements in case it gets stolen, so you will always know where it is. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Yan Jiang
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "thanks google for this app!!! my kid always forget where he last put my phone when i let him use it so this app came in handy every time. "
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    #8Phone Locator

    Phone Locator

    Phone locator is an app for Windows phone that functions as an advanced phone locator that can show the location of your own phone. To function, it needs access to your phone's location services and displays your phone's location on Bing maps and OpenStreepMap.

    Apps

    Windows

    Free

    Joyce Wang
    Written on December 5, 2018
    "Ok, so before you install this app YOU SHOULD KNOW that it doesn't really locate other people's phone alright? It just shows your own phone's location. this seems like a cool way to prank your friends but not useful when trracking other people. JUST SAYING. "

Summary

Best What are the best resources to track a cell phone location for free
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1[TIPS] Free way to track GPS, phone calls, text messages and web activity on a phoneArticles 21 Free
2[TUTORIAL] How To Track A Cell Phone Location For FreeVideos 11 Free
3[TIPS] How to Track a PersonArticles 9 Free
4Wheres My DroidApps 2 Free
5Google MapsApps 2 Free
6Find My iPhone Apps 2 Free
7Find My DeviceApps 2 Free
8Phone LocatorApps 1 Free
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