Facebook Privacy Settings

Facebook has made some changes to what your friends can ‘share’ about you, and just how wide the definition of ‘everyone’ is.  Everyone now means literally everyone!  What we ‘share’ on Facebook with the rest of the internet is usually not done as a conscious decision but through ignorance of privacy settings.  Currently Facebook is on the nose because of the difficulty of being on top of all your privacy settings (there are over 50 tweaks to be made), and also for the ambitious plans of its founder.  Read more from Newsweek and Wired magazine and Yahoo Finance online.

So what does that mean for your average Facebook user?  I would recommend auditing your privacy settings a.s.a.p.  Here’s a helpful guide from Mashable to get you started, and more here and here.