Jump to content

WWYD?
Address on facebook


  • Please log in to reply
19 replies to this topic

#1 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:03 PM


WWYD if someone posted photo's of your kids on facebook and put your address on there with the pics?

#2 Gumbette

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:04 PM

I would be livid.

#3 Sassy Dingo

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:04 PM

Ask them to remove it, if they don't do it, report to facebook and get the picture removed.

#4 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:05 PM

I would be livid. Why did they do that to you? I would be demanding they take the photos and post down and I would be letting them know how p*ssed off I was with them.

#5 snuffles

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:05 PM

Tell them to remove it.


#6 MrsShine

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:06 PM

Uummm... Why on earth put an address on there?

I'd absolutely ak them to remove it!

#7 kerstee

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:06 PM

Agree with the PP.

That is an enormous invasion of your privacy.

#8 Kalota

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

Can I ask what the context was? Of posting photos AND your address? Posting photos on Facebook I can understand, but why on earth did they post your address?!

Like others have said I would ask them to take it down immediately, and report it to Facebook if need be.

#9 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

They were asked to take it down the minute I discovered it, which was over 6 hours ago. It still hasn't been taken down with the excuse being they can't get to a computer. It certainly was made known that both DH and I are livid.

Evidently some people don't take childrens risk on the WWW seriously at all. Considering it was a close member of the family makes it even worse.

#10 ~chiquita~

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:22 PM

QUOTE
Uummm... Why on earth put an address on there?

I've no idea. nno.gif

#11 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:27 PM

QUOTE
Can I ask what the context was?

The photos were posted with "Address with my nephews"

Why on earth they would presume that it's ok to put an address on there is beyond me.

#12 rabbit hyde

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:30 PM

Can you maybe report the photos until they can get to a computer.

I'd tell them they were an idiot for posting any personal identifying information and demand it be removed.  You don't know who they are fb friends with or the privacy settings on their page.  Anyone could be seeing this.

#13 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

That's really odd. I have never seen anyone put an address on a photo.

#14 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:36 PM

QUOTE
You don't know who they are fb friends with or the privacy settings on their page. Anyone could be seeing this.

That's exactly why we hit the roof.

QUOTE
That's really odd. I have never seen anyone put an address on a photo.

Neither have I. I have seen teenagers stupidly putting their own mobile numbers on FB but would expect much better from a 'mature' adult.

#15 shezniy76

Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:37 PM


Just got a text saying "Post removed"

#16 ~BumbleBeeeee~

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:15 PM

Holy cow! I would have been livid! And then even more livid again because 6 hours is a heck of a long time to not be able to get to a computer. That's a load of rubbish - it should have been priority to remove it. I would have found a computer - any computer - and removed it if I were them. How rude and atrocious.

How old are the people who posted them?

#17 Expelliarmus

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:17 PM

If you do a location tag on the photo it will come up with an address. Last time I locationed 'My House' one of the options was my actual address, my iPhone came up saying something like 'warning, why would you put an address on there, do these people know you are putting their address on there?' Perhaps they tagged it in this fashion?

#18 Guest_LeChatNinjah_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:18 PM

They may not have deliberately posted the address - if they did it from a mobile phone and accidentally clicked the location button FB might have put that in for them.

Maybe.

Or perhaps they're just rather odd.

ETA - snap, Howdo

Edited by LeChatNinjah, 29 December 2012 - 08:19 PM.


#19 shezniy76

Posted 30 December 2012 - 09:17 AM


QUOTE
email or home address?

Home address

QUOTE
How old are the people who posted them?

46

It most definitely wasn't a location tag. They even have the audacity to be angry with me and DH!

#20 Maple Leaf

Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:13 PM

How close is this relative?
Sounds like a total tool.






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

'He said what?': partners' worst pregnancy clangers

Women have been sharing the worst things their partners have said to them while pregnant, and trust us they're bad.

'Cafe's babycino ban makes no sense'

It's an insult to families and bad for business.

The importance of welcoming everyone into your 'mum tribe'

"Not everyone has the luxury of a village." 

How to have a healthy vegetarian pregnancy

Q: Is it possible to have a healthy vegetarian or vegan pregnancy?

The 200 most popular baby names of 2017

Here are the most searched names so far this year.

Dirt is good for children, study confirms

Great news for grubby kids.

How dare anyone accuse a mum of 'milking' a miscarriage

A heartless comment from a stranger shocked the already devastated radio host Em Rusciano.

How breast milk can help relieve your baby's teething pain

Try one mum's simple parenting hack to ease your baby's discomfort.

Top 10 common health myths busted

To help combat the misinformation and spread good health, here are the most common health myths compared to fact.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

From our network

Five things you need to know about flu and pregnancy

As the 2017 flu season begins in earnest, here?s what you need to know to protect yourself and baby.

Mum tips to keep your pre-baby budget in check

Money might be funny in a rich man's world (or so ABBA told us), but for the rest of us it's a major consideration – particularly before having a baby.

5 easy ways to make your maternity leave last longer

Maternity leave is a special time for you, your partner and your new little bundle. The last thing you want is for financial worries to stand in the way of that joy.

10 ways to keep your 'buying for baby' costs down

Becoming a parent is full of surprises – not least of all finding out that, for such small beings, babies cause a lot of chaos and expense.

5 ways to prepare to go from two incomes to one

Here are some ideas for getting that budget in shape, ready for being a one income family.

 

Baby Names

Need some ideas?

See what names are trending this year.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.