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Take Control of Your Digital Legacy by Joe Kissell

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Deal with Social Media

Your social media accounts, such as Facebook and Twitter, can live on (in a sense)—if you want them to.
Your social media accounts, such as Facebook and Twitter, can live on (in a sense)—if you want them to.

Do you use Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or other social media services? (If not, nothing to see here—skip ahead to the next chapter, Deal with Other Digital Data.) You may want a loved one to post a final message on your behalf, or you may want to hand ownership of the account to someone else. You may also want to have your messages archived (online or offline).

As is the case with email (see Deal with Email), there are also some people who shudder at the very thought of their social media accounts existing at all after ...

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