To really be in control of your email, you need to purchase a domain name. Then, you can use any email provider you like, and change providers without having to “start over”.

Unfortunately for privacy-oriented folks, this means becoming more easily identified, whereas using solutions like aliasing systems (e.g. anonaddy) you effectively appear as different identities on each site (when only taking the email in consideration, of course).

I know it’s not easy or always possible to have both though…

@ufrafecy
1
edit-2
2M

deleted by creator

@karl
creator
07M

Yeah that’s great advice.

@ufrafecy
1
edit-2
2M

deleted by creator

@racoon
27M

Others pay to harass Google victims in their DB with manipulative ads.

Maybe that’s the meaning intended

@ufrafecy
1
edit-2
2M

deleted by creator

@karl
creator
07M

Thanks for the feedback! Please feel free to get in touch if you’d like to publish a piece like that :)

A place to discuss privacy and freedom in the digital world.

Privacy has become a very important issue in modern society, with companies and governments constantly abusing their power, more and more people are waking up to the importance of digital privacy.

In this community everyone is welcome to post links and discuss topics related to privacy.

Some Rules

  • Posting a link to a website containing tracking isn’t great, if contents of the website are behind a paywall maybe copy them into the post
  • Don’t promote proprietary software
  • Try to keep things on topic
  • If you have a question, please try searching for previous discussions, maybe it has already been answered
  • Reposts are fine, but should have at least a couple of weeks in between so that the post can reach a new audience
  • Be nice :)

Related communities

much thanks to @gary_host_laptop for the logo design :)

  • 0 users online
  • 41 users / day
  • 101 users / week
  • 206 users / month
  • 607 users / 6 months
  • 2967 subscribers
  • 1549 Posts
  • 6758 Comments
  • Modlog