Privacy Alert: Facebook Photo Tagging

Recently Facebook began using a face-recognition algorhythm to try and “find” you in photos your friends have taken and posted online. Once Facebook thinks it’s found you, it recommends your friend “tag” you in the photo. Being tagged in a photo associates your name with the photo (and even links to your Facebook page, once tagged).

This might not sound like a big deal… until a friend happens to upload a candid picture of you unwinding that you’d rather not have pasted all over the internet.

The good news? You can opt-out of this setting. For a video tutorial on how to turn this “feature” off, check out this original article by Whitson Gordon on Lifehacker.com:

http://lifehacker.com/5809657/how-to-stop-facebook-from-automatically-tagging-you-in-photos 

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About vickilandry

Vicki has been working with Chris and the team since 1996 and is also Chris’ “baby” sister. As Team Manager, she oversees the daily operations of the team including client care, marketing, lead generation, and financials. Vicki’s goal, besides helping our clients achieve all of their real estate goals, is to make them so ecstatic about their experience with the team that they become our ambassadors of goodwill and are compelled to refer the Chris Hayes Team whenever anyone mentions real estate! Vicki enjoys travelling, music and spending time with her husband Mitch and their two children, Austin and Lindsey.

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