Digital footprint

By: Sam Holy

what is a digital foot print

A digital footprint is an identification that is left behind on the internet both positive and negative by a person.This is very important when it comes to seeking a college and looking for jobs.They mostly look for a person with a positive footprint on the internet.This is also important because it really shows who you truly are.

My Digital Footprint consists of...

How is it harmful?

  1. can show to be negative
  2. make me regret some decisions
  3. stop me from getting a good job
  4. prevent me from going to a great college/university

How is it helpful?

  1. back you up in bad situations
  2. help you get a better job
  3. prove you are successful
  4. help you become a better person.

What can you do to continue to improve your online identity?

Post more positive posts. Especially if you out for fundraisers or when you reach important mile stones. Delete all negative even if you think its only a little negative then delete it.

What’s the most important thing you’ve learned this semester about maintaining a positive Digital Footprint?

The most important thing I've learned is always post positive images/posts only. Also to take off all negative comments and images.