Digital Footprints

A digital footprint is the trail of data that is left behind by users on digital services.There are two main classifications for digital footprints: passive and active. A passive digital footprint is created when data is collected about an action without any client activation, whereas active digital footprints are created when personal data is released deliberately by a user for the purpose of sharing information about oneself.Passive digital footprints can be stored in many ways depending on the situation. In an online environment a footprint may be stored in an online data base as a "hit".
Posts about Digital Footprints
  • Why You Should Attend LocalUp: 5 Reasons to Help You Make Your Case

    … great conferences on the calendar for the first part of 2015, I'm sure many of you are deciding which ones are going to be most worth your time and budget to attend. In my best Jerry Maguire, "help me help you" make the case to include LocalUp in your conference itinerary to your boss or finance team. Reason 1: Local U's Track Record In 2014, Local U…

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  • Don’t look now. Here come the post-Millennials

    … concerned about who is seeing their personal information and go to great lengths to try to conceal what they are doing. They are highly sensitive to who has access to their device. 4. A need for something tangible We are in a world where people really don’t own anything. Books, records, digital footprints are in The Cloud. Lefelt forecasts that post…

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