Online reputations can have a significant impact on the careers of professionals and the public perception and bottom line of companies. The contents of a personal Facebook page can influence hiring and firing decisions. Negative company reviews and forum post can discourage potential business clients from conducting business. Therefore, it is important to make sure that public digital information is accurate and presents you in the best light and that confidential information stays private.

For many, there is a lot of information available on the internet that can be compiled from various sources such as social media accounts, name and address databases, and other information brokers or directories. Sometimes the information available is by choice and sometimes it is not even known. If you Google yourself or your company what information shows up? There are many practical steps that individuals and businesses can take to protect their digital reputations or improve privacy before a crisis occurs. But what happens if a hacker gains access to your personal information or some unscrupulous individual wants to exploit your private photos or online reputation?

Take control of your personal information that is available on the internet and improve your online privacy with Status Labs. Status Labs is a reputation management firm that helps repair and protect the online reputations of both individuals and companies. They have U.S. offices located in Texas and New York and have served more than 1,500 clients from the U.S. and abroad.

Status Labs offers a variety of services to it’s clients such as removing personal data from public databases, crisis response and public relations. Status Labs also provides clients with common sense recommendations to improve their digital privacy like updating social media settings and changing passwords frequently. Don’t wait until a crisis occurs and your online reputation is damaged. Be proactive and make sure that you or your company is portrayed in a positive light and that your digital reputation is secure.