How To Tell Google Not To Use Your Face In Ads

How to Tell Google Not to Use Your Face in Ads

Google's rolling out its new your-face ads today, so here's a timely reminder on how to tell them to knock it off.

Step 1: Go To Your Settings

Go to the Shared Endorsements setting page. You can find this page by going to Google Plusand clicking "Settings" in the toolbar on the left. Next to "Shared Endorsements", click "Edit".

How To Opt Out of Google's Shared Endorsements

Step 2: Uncheck The Box

Scroll down and make sure the box is unchecked. Once it is unchecked, click "Save".

How To Opt Out of Google's Shared Endorsements

That's it! If you follow these two steps, you'll have successfully opted out of Google's Shared Endorsements feature.

(If you have several Google accounts, or if you manage various Google Plus pages, you will need to repeat these steps for each of them.)


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[Gizmodo Australia]

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