TIP #4: PROTECT YOUR LOCATION WHILE ONLINE

Logging onto websites from work or home allows the site owners to trace your IP address, which can sometimes help them narrow down your location. Tor is a browser bundle that bounces your traffic to computers all over the world before it hits the site you’re trying to reach, keeping your location anonymous. Women’s sheltersContinue reading “TIP #4: PROTECT YOUR LOCATION WHILE ONLINE”

TIP #2: ADD PRIVACY PROTECTION TO YOUR WEBSITE DOMAIN HOSTING SERVICES

If you are a homeowner, your address is in the public record, so it’s not entirely possible to hide your location completely. That doesn’t mean you want to put it on blast, though. Many website domain hosting services offer privacy protection for free or included in your package for a small fee (usually $10/year). ThisContinue reading “TIP #2: ADD PRIVACY PROTECTION TO YOUR WEBSITE DOMAIN HOSTING SERVICES”

TIP #3: GET SMART ABOUT HTTPS

Using HTTPS adds another layer of security to your web browsing. It protects you from eavesdroppers sniffing the network you’re on with a tool like Wireshark, or from bad actors who want to impersonate the site you’re on to tamper with its content or with any information you send to it. But trying to rememberContinue reading “TIP #3: GET SMART ABOUT HTTPS”

TrollBusters: Offering Pest Protection for Women Publishers and Authors

We are Team TrollBusters. We want to fight hate with love. When you spot online violence, cyberharassment or other troll behavior, send an S.O.S. and we will be your first responders online, sending you personal endorsements, virtual hugs or reputation repair services. We flood your Twitter feed or your website comments with relevant, positive messaging. WeContinue reading “TrollBusters: Offering Pest Protection for Women Publishers and Authors”