Internet and Social Media Opt Outs
What it does:
How to opt out:
- : Twitter has recently made some changes to how they handle advertising and data. If you haven’t looked at your Twitter privacy settings for a while, you may want to revisit the Twitter privacy settings page. First, you need to have an account to use the communications settings and privacy tools. In your Twitter account, click –> . Then click the menu option. The most important privacy settings for determining whether a tweet will be made public or not are located in the main privacy section. Also, in the main privacy section, you will find a link to the section. This section is very important. See screen shots below.
- here. You can access Facebook’s explanation here, even if you don’t have an account. The walkthrough is helpful, as you can view illustrations of what and where the settings choices are. WPF has a series of Facebook Privacy Guides available here. : If you have a Facebook account, go to –> privacy settings. In , you will see a series of options and choices for privacy preferences. These choices change from time to time, and they are complex. Take your time, read carefully, and ask questions. Facebook’s Data Policy is
- https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496 There is a link at https://www.amazon.com/gp/cpc/homepage?ie=UTF8&ref=gss_to_cpc&. Here, you can opt out of getting extra offers mailed via postal mail, and you can opt out of marketing email. The at https://www.amazon.com/adprefs?ref_=ya_d_l_advert_prefs allows you to opt out of personalized ads. you will need be a member of Amazon and sign in before seeing the Communications and Advertising Preferences page. Find out about choices at:
- Yahoo Privacy Center. If you do not have a Yahoo account, visit the Yahoo ad targeting opt out page directly at: https://aim.yahoo.com/aim/us/en/optout/. : Sign in to your Yahoo account and look for the Link. Click on that link and then click on . You can then select or unselect what types of advertising email that you want by checking or unchecking boxes with descriptions. Note: if you don’t uncheck the boxes, all boxes will be automatically selected, so watch this closely. You can also start at the
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Courtesy of The World Privacy Forum Org.