Do you use the Internet? Sure you do, you are reading this article. Are you a business owner, looking for a job or even looking for date? Your online life has become your real life. Scary as it sounds, people won’t take the time to determine if Google is telling the truth or you are.
Wild West 2.0 is hitting book shelves very shortly and if you use the Internet, you better get your copy as soon as you can. If you are a parent with a teen that will soon be applying to college, do you know that his or her virtual profile will most likely be visited by college admissions? Did you know if you are looking for employment chances are very good that who you are interviewing with has Googled you. What does Google say about you?
Wild West 2.0 written by ReputationDefender founder, Michael Fertik and David Thompson, together have given you an excellent guide to help you manage your digital reputation. Not only will you find useful tips and advice on building your online presence, you will better understand the forces driving your virtual image.
If you think you are immune to Internet slime, defamation and a few ugly keystrokes and click of a mouse won’t hurt you, think again. Read Google Bomb, The Untold Story of the $11.3M Verdict That Changed the Way We Use the Internet. This landmark case that was tried in Broward County, ended with an $11.3M jury verdict for damages. Yes, there can be a price for malicious attacks online.
The where: Everywhere! Remember, the Internet never forgets!
Someday, somewhere, sometime, someone will be Googling YOU! What will the Internet say about you?