Online privacy settings confusing you? Check out this cheat sheet.
During AAMC’s last Nursing Grand Rounds, How to Make Social Media Your BFF, we learned how to use social media safely and professionally. Since then, a question that has come up frequently is this: “I don’t want just anyone to be able to see what I post online. How do I manage my privacy settings?”
Managing privacy settings can be confusing, but whether you use an e-commerce site like Amazon or Ebay, mobile/location services, photo or video sharing sites, social media, or even a search engine like Google, you have the ability to control who see’s (or tracks) what you are posting.
Take a few minutes to review your privacy settings. Not sure where to find them? This site, www.staysafeonline.org, offers a one- stop shop for easy instructions to update privacy settings wherever and however you go online.