Your video-watching habits may be open for the world to see, along with your likes, dislikes, and more. If you create and upload videos, you could accidentally give away private information like your address or phone number. Instructions are here for using YouTube on the web and via a mobile app; I used the mobile app on an iPhone, but the Android version should work about the same. Start off by controlling two of your most important privacy settings: your watching habits and likes. Google keeps track of the YouTube videos you watch, and it uses that information to deliver personalized ads.
Hide your video preferences Start off by controlling two of your most important privacy settings: your watching habits and likes. On the web Go to your YouTube homepage. Grid View. The Verge guide to privacy and security. How to auto-delete your YouTube history How to keep spam from invading your Google Calendar How to set up two-factor authentication on all your online accounts How to protect your privacy on Facebook How to protect your privacy and stay secure on Instagram How to generate virtual online IDs to prevent spam, scams, and phishing attacks How to stop your emails from being tracked How to use a two-factor security key How to fight lies, tricks, and chaos online.
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