Confused by Facebook privacy settings? Don’t be, help is at hand

by Lee Hopkins on May 18, 2010 · 3 comments

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Courtesy of fellow Adelaidian Steve Thomas comes a brilliant bit of javascript jiggery-pokery that helps you ensure your privacy settings on Facebook are working the way you think they are. Yes, as this infographic shows, they ARE complex!

Visit http://www.reclaimprivacy.org/facebook and follow the instructions! Dead simple and blimmin’ effective!

Thanks, Steve!


  • http://twitter.com/oliyoung Oli Young

    Not to heap more burning embers on the Facebook pyre, but the fact there's a “prevent friends from sharing your data” option chills me to the bone …

  • http://www.SearchPerspective.com Cory Grassell

    Thanks for the link! Properly managing your privacy settings is utterly important, especially if you use one account to manage personal and professional networking. I'm amazed by a new stat that suggests most people don't know about Facebook privacy settings, or they choose not to manage them. I'll definitely look into this…

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    Thanks for sharing the instructions.

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