Thursday, September 1, 2011

LinkedIn may use your details for advertisement

Personal Information being shared with the world

Did you know that LinkedIn now has a default setting that allows them to use your picture and name in advertising?

Here's how to manually turn it off:
  1. Click on your name on your LinkedIn homepage. (Upper right corner)
  2. In the drop-down menu, click "Settings."
  3. On Settings page, click "Account"
  4. In the column next to Account, click "Manage Social Advertising." (Lower left)
  5. Unselect the box next to "LinkedIn may use my name, photo in social advertising."

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