February 15, 2008

Embarrassing Posting Problems

4%

Just 4% of all online adults say they have had bad experiences as a result of embarrassing or inaccurate personal information being posted on the internet.

Adults searching for information online for the most part find the information to be accurate — with only 11% finding innacurate information — and very few (4%) of searchers are embarrassed as a result of personal information being posted online. As a result, only 6% of all online adults say they have asked someone to remove information about themselves that was posted online, including things like photos or videos. Read More