πŸ’¬ Browser Hygiene for Better Privacy – Think of it Like Washing Your Hands Online!

Replied to Browser Hygiene for Better Privacy – Think of it Like Washing Your Hands Online! by Bill FitzgeraldBill Fitzgerald

With these steps in place — a distinct browser profile for work and school, some tuned settings in the browser to increase protection, and some ad blocking paired with a password manager — you have made some real improvements in safeguarding your privacy. The first few days you use this setup, it might feel awkward. That’s okay – it’s a new way of working, and change generally feels awkward.

Stick with it. As the steps become familiar, this way of working will become second nature — and that’s a skill you will need after the pandemic is over. It’s not like adtech and the other companies that track us are going away anytime soon.

I remember Doug Belshaw writing something similar for a Chromebook a few years ago.

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