30 things you shouldn't reveal on Social Media

Posted by Sanket Patel

August 31, 2011

SMM 8 min read

Have you ever imagined that sharing personal information on Facebook, Twitter & other social networking websites is safe or not?  You should know that Social media websites have become the major platform to communicate with other users over the Internet.  The study reveals that 35% of adults have a profile on one such social network and 51% have more than one profiles of which the ¾th falls under the 18 to 24 age group. What shouldn’t you ever say on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networking site?

1)      You are doing great in Farmvile on Facebook

2)      Your score on Mafia Wars or where did you buried them on Facebook

3)      Your phone number or house address

4)      Party photos that can embarrass you in front of others

5)      The party that you are going to have soon times. More guests might come over

6)      Photos revealing that you were flirting with your boss’s wife at the last party

7)      Personal Conversations

8)      You are in a relationship or thinking to have an affair

9)      Confession about something

10)   Complaints about your boss

11)   You hate your job and want to leave. Your wish might come true

12)   Do not share photos or an event about the day when you took a sick leave at work

13)   That you are planning to take a sick leave

14)   You hate your ex

15)   Drama with your best friends

16)   Issues with your parents

17)   Passwords & hints about your passwords

18)   Updates on Facebook after you have escaped from Jail and on the run (don’t laugh it has happened)

19)   You are having a party

20)   Your thoughts about a court case when you are on jury duty

21)   Don’t link personal sites to professional business sites like LinkedIn. Don’t mix your personal life with professional

22)   Financial information about how much money you have in your bank account

23)   How to get friends of followers. It sounds spam

24)   Your holiday schedule about the when you are going & dates you will be away

25)   Your daily schedule. Burglars can take advantage of your updates

26)   What did you have in breakfast/lunch

27)   You love yourself

28)   You are mean

29)   Don’t share your breakups, arguments or any negative content

30)   Anything you don’t feel like sharing


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