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jeudi 9 mai 2013

[Utile] How You're Unknowingly Embarrassing Yourself Online (and How to Stop)

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You probably know not to post things online that could bite you later, but many of us do it all the time anyway—often without even realizing it. Whether it's a friend tagging you in a photo or admitting you torrent your movies in a Facebook status, even innocuous posts or photos can damage your relationships, get you in trouble at work, or even land you in legal hot water. Here's what we mean, and how to stop. [...]

How the Things You Post Online Can Bite You Later





What You Can Do to Speak Freely and Protect Yourself 
  • Think before you post. [...]

  • Learn to use the privacy settings on your social networks. [...]
  • Use pseudonyms, but don't put too much faith in them. [...] 
  • Be impersonal about what you say, or avoid the issue entirely. [...] 
  • Talk to an attorney, or reach out to a friendly organization. [...]
If you do find yourself in a bad position, there are things you can do to clean up your online identity, but in this case, prevention is the best medicine.

Photos by photomak (Shutterstock), Black Press Group, Lamebook, Daniel Morris.

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