Protecting Yourself, and your kids, Online

Ensuring you remain private and safe on the web.
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  • Lectures 15
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

This course was created for people who chat online, use online dating, want to protect their privacy or are getting out of a bad relationship. We will learn how to protect ourselves from being easily tracked down online and how we can maintain our privacy while meeting people on the world wide web. Keep yourself safe.

What are the requirements?

  • How to use a web browser
  • How to use their smartphone

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Feel safe when chatting or online dating
  • Setup and use a dedicated communication system with privacy in mind
  • Understand how easily people can track others online
  • Feel confident your photos won't reveal your location

What is the target audience?

  • Online dating participants
  • Online chat enthusiasts
  • People who want to protect their privacy online
  • Parents who want to ensure their kids are protected
  • People getting out of an abusive relationship or who have a stalker

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Using an Alias and Setting Up a Google Account
01:07

Tips on selecting an alias to use online

03:46

This video will talk about why and how you can setup a Google account to help maintain your privacy online.

04:49

Checking your account for unauthroized access.

07:25

Setting up Two Factor Authentication for a much higher level of security.

02:07

Generating App Specific Passwords with your Google Account

Section 2: Using Photos Online
05:24

Did you know you're most likely sending out your location with every photo taken on your phone?

01:29

You should always have a selection of photos not currently being used, with EXIF stripped out already for sending online.

00:57

Disable the addition of GPS information to your photos on your iPhone

01:44

Using 3rd Party applications to send photos without EXIF data.

Section 3: Protecting Your Messaging and Phone Number
01:49

How to hide message previews for Messages and Facebook Messenger on your lock screen.

01:54

Using Google Hangouts for chatting and making phone calls.

05:15

Where you can find and use Hangouts from your Desktop computer or laptop.

01:42

Using Kik Messenger for chatting instead of texting.

Section 4: Private Browsing
02:34

How to use Private Browsing in Chrome and Safari

02:34

How to use Private Browsing in Chrome and Safari on your iPhone

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Instructor Biography

Kray Mitchell, Web Technologist

He's a devil's advocate, he's a strategic thinker, he's a technologist and he's an educator. Since 1997 Kray has been building websites and diving headfirst into the world of web and technology. From building websites to implementing technical solutions for companies of all sizes, he has designed for print, directed for TV, taught in the classroom and mentored the eager.

Kray loves to teach, speak and inspire. With an eclectic background in Information Technology, TV and Film, Graphic Design, he brings a wide range of experience and expertise to all his projects.

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