Helping people with computers... one answer at a time.
Questions and Answers relating to social media sites like MySpace, Facebook, Twitter and whatever else comes along.
The rule of thumb, to keep your computer safe, is to not click on links you are unsure of... but how do you be sure?
It's unfortunate, but people can go out and create email accounts using what ever name they might want to.
It's the website that you're visiting that's putting those social icons there, and there's really no way for you to turn them off.
Social media connections - followers and fans - are hard won and easily lost. I'll look at a couple of key elements to keeping your connections engaged.
It's trivial to create accounts on both free email and social media services impersonating someone else. Unfortunately, it's not so trivial to clean up.
I use Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and LinkedIn - and I actually have a little bit of a plan around how I use each.