With over 3 Billion active users a month on Facebook, tens of millions of Facebook Users have never touched their privacy settings.
Today we are sharing some helpful tips that will assist you to alter basic settings to ensure you remain safe online.
Pro-Tips On Facebook Settings
Infographic via Marketo
We are kicking off with this Infographic from Marketo. The Open Graph method used by Facebook means everything is in circulation whn privacy settings are untouched.
Whilst this infographic is years old, it is still highly relevant. Today, around 91% of Employers screen potential employees on social media. It’s important therefore that photos and images are securely locked down for sharing with those that are near and dear.
5 Ways To Make Your Public Profile Private
Infographic via Arvig
Many are unaware posts can be seen by those outside your network.
This occurs when privacy settings are in default mode. Another trap is using the check-ins function at airports etc. You make your home a target and alert others it is vacant.
This infographic from Arvig has some great recommendations including securing passwords and logins. You should also think about reducing your commentary and reviews. Many Companies are now taking action against negative reviews and suing for defamation. Once your comments are in the public domain, you lose control over them.
How To Check Your Facebook Privacy Settings
video via PBS News Hour
We are including this in-depth video that will step you through the important things to lock down on Facebook.
We highly recommend you view. It will give you a lot more control over what is shared and known about you. Click Play above ^