September 30, 2019 By Maggie Holland, Connor Jones
Your digital footprint is always growing - so how can you keep it under control?
There is no disputing that data is now a viable currency. It can be bought, sold and used to sell you things through targeted ads. What's more, you're willingly giving it up and spreading it everywhere you online.
Indeed, other people can find out about your employment history on LinkedIn or what bar you drank at on Saturday from Instagram - these are but two examples of ways in which you are intentionally leave digital trails.
But, we're not talking about the things you know you're leaving behind. After all, you're probably aware that most of the internet is some kind of data exchange, with you essentially leaving digital breadcrumbs everywhere you go.