The Portland Writer

Freelance Writer | Storyteller | SEO Copywriter | Ghostwriter | Speaker and Coach

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The Portland Writer - Freelance Writer | Storyteller | SEO Copywriter | Ghostwriter | Speaker and Coach

Assumed Consent’s Newest Player: LinkedIn

Online Privacy

Some people call it implied or assumed consent, others call it evil. Assumed consent works like this: a company (for now the trend seems to be in social media) assumes that by using their service, you automatically consent to anything they decide to do regarding your personal information stored on their site. They can sell it to businesses, wishing to market to your demographic or you specifically, they can even use your likeness to advertise their product or service to your friends. Continue reading

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