No doubt you value your ability to sometimes stay hidden on social media—whether that’s sticking solely to Snapchat for your silliest selfies, or creating a secret friends-only Instagram to share all of your deepest feelings. But are those pro moves enough to protect your privacy and keep your rep in check?
Maybe, maybe not—all the factors at work when you’re constantly sharing, snapping, and searching can be super-confusing, even to the most tech-savvy teen. That’s why Choices talked to top experts to come up with a quick set of Qs that will help you evaluate how much you really understand your risks, rights, and responsibilities in the digital world. Some of the answers may be surprising, others not so much—but they’re all crucial reminders that you need to keep your online identity under your own control.