Resolve to Never Do These 8 Things on the Internet Again
Happy 2013! The annual onslaught of resolutions to lose weight, stop smoking…are inevitable.
But, Molly McHugh at DigitalTrends.com offers 8 very specific & worthwhile resolutions for those who spend time online.
Stop believing those “see who’s looking at your profile” apps
Because they won’t let you see who’s looking at your profile. As with the Dislike button hype, every few months a social site – usually Facebook – is subjected to some sort of spam post that goes viral, linking users to a supposed application that will show them who’s stalking their Facebook. This is pure nonsense. You know what actually happens? You click that link; you download malware; you start unintentionally spamming the bejesus out of your friends. And they will hate you for it.