Do you still have your old MySpace account open after two years of non-usage? Do you have an ancient Bebo profile with old messages and photos? Here’s a simple tip that will help protect your privacy and security: delete old unused online accounts.
As well as a threat to privacy, old accounts can also have a negative effect on your perception by potential employers and search engines. MakeUseOf has some handy tips on deleting those old and unwanted online accounts. Also, try Delete Your Account which includes instructions on how to delete unwanted accounts, even the most stubborn accounts.