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Improved privacy options. - November 26th 2017, 01:31 AM

Hi everybody,

Today I'm pleased to announce that we've listened all your feedback over the years and introduced several new options to improve privacy on TeenHelp, as follows:
  • Anonymous posting - In the advice forums it is now possible for members to post threads anonymously, meaning others aren't able to see what they're posting. If you do post anonymously people won't be able to see basic information like your age or gender, so please be sure to put these in your post if they are relevant to your advice request. Please note that in the case of rule violations Moderators are still able to see who the real author was. This is important for us to be able to maintain the safe environment on TeenHelp. When you create a new thread you will find a little tickbox at the top to choose anonymous posting.
  • Account deletion - We now allow you to delete your account. Please note this can't be undone, which is why we're requiring members to wait 7 days before we process the deletion just in case members change their minds. You can request account deletion here: http://www.teenhelp.org/delete
This is currently a trial and we may remove these features if we find they are being abused, so please use responsibly.

For other ways to keep your privacy online, please visit our Safety Zone: http://www.teenhelp.org/safetyzone/

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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 26th 2017, 01:33 AM

These are some great features! Thanks for implementing them.

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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 26th 2017, 02:34 PM

Wow! This is amazing Rob! Thank you!

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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 26th 2017, 10:04 PM

This is so awesome. I love these new features and I know others will find some of them really useful too!

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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 26th 2017, 10:17 PM

This is great! Thank you for telling us about it.
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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 27th 2017, 01:07 PM

This is great, Rob! A lot of people will benefit from this.

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Re: Improved privacy options. - November 27th 2017, 01:39 PM

I really like this. TeenHelps users and guests will benefit from this in many different ways.

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Re: Improved privacy options. - December 3rd 2017, 01:34 AM

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Re: Improved privacy options. - December 3rd 2017, 01:46 AM

This is really neat!

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Re: Improved privacy options. - December 12th 2017, 06:56 PM

deleting your own account is like self terminating but on a serious note it should be carefully done as you said it's impossible to get back all data after the process is done.

the anonymous option is the one that will make people the most greatful i'm sure
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