It is easy to be lulled into a false sense of privacy and security while on the internet; it's quite normal for some people to forget that public postings which you make can be seen potentially by millions of people and that statements that you make can be copied and spread far beyond the place and time where you made them.
This week I'd like to present a list of commonsense privacy and safety measures that everyone should bear in mind during their daily interaction here on deviantART or elsewhere.
PREVENTION AND SAFETY TIPS
Remember that your deviantART account is always publicly viewable so everything that you say or do on site can be easily be read by anyone regardless of whether or not they have a deviantART account themselves.
Don't post anything that could embarrass you later or expose you to danger. It is easy to mistakenly believe that only your friends will view your account, deviations and activity but the fact is that many co