But do we really know what information the social media giant is sharing with others?
I recently spoke with KGW-TV (NBC/Portland) Reporter Abbey Gibb about some of the most important settings and how to protect what others see about you.
Few take advantage of the updated security options - possibly because users aren't even aware they're available.
Of course, the tip not listed if you really don't want your information out there? Don't share it on the web at all.
For more perspective on this, or any tech story, drop Brian an email: techexpert AT brianwestbrook DOT com.