6 ways to clean up your digital life

You can create your own “missing” from the World Wide Web. But beware: Most of these tactics can not be changed. This includes the loss of his presence in the marketing has been completed in recent years that can take your business, and may also be caused by restarting the account has the same name or email address.

So before you start the process of removing yourself, ask why you want to lose in the first place. Whether you are an individual and do not want your personal information where everyone can see? Or so I feel threatened in some way (eg cyberbullying)?

Re-evaluate your reasons before proceeding. After all, you can create multiple email accounts, for example, which is strictly for business and one for family completely. And when you register on a social media website before or on the table, you can use a pseudonym. However, here are some tips to get rid of their online presence.

# 1. Remove account. A system for each account and delete. To get all the accounts that I did, as you can probably imagine some of you, for this list:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • LinkedIn
  • MySpace
  • StumbleUpon
  • Flickr
  • eBay, Amazon, Craigslist
  • PayPal
  • Support Forum (medical, parenting, have pets, business, etc.)
  • Game sites
  • Content sites you’ve written for
  • Separate workplace

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# 2. Facebook. Open an account Account Settings-Security-Off. It takes away from the screen, but it still only counts if you change your mind. To delete a group account, go to My Account and click on the blue button Delete.

# 3. Twitter. Go to Account Settings Account disabling Well, well, disable the account. “Off” means removing the box, but you have a grace period of 30 days to change your mind.

# 4. LinkedIn. Go to Privacy Settings Account close to your account.

# 5. Google+. To remove your general information only, click the name of the e-mail / (right) addresses. Go to Account Management Delete profile and remove the Delete Google+ Google+ offers related content.

To delete a Google account, repeat the above, then press Delete your entire Google profile. Still can be used, for example, email (Gmail), but to remove all Google+ molecules (eg, mail, calendar), go to their site and click on Close account and delete all services and related information.

With four to go, go now, then the smaller accounts. This includes posting on the board 10 years ago to support adult acne, and do not send anything. To help keep track of all of this, use:

Account expires. This tool provides direct links to each page to delete the account.

KnowEm. This tool performs searches on behalf of hundreds of social sites.

Then remove the background checks personal information on the site. This is a more complex process.

# 6. Hotspot Shield VPN is a free VPN protects the data, ensuring that all web transactions (like filling out forms, buying, downloading, etc.) are secured through HTTPS.

Hotspot Shield, the device is fully explored through a tunnel is protected from prying eyes and help maintain the anonymity of some IP addresses in many cases can not be traced back to your home or where you are or become.