Thats the scoop from Internet expert Christopher Faulkner, founder of web hosting firm CI Host, who warns people to consider their career path before posting any racy pics of themselves on the web.
Faulkner warns, Delete just means disappear, it doesnt mean its gone.
According to Faulkner, sites like Google and Yahoo make copies of peoples personal pages, so last nights party pics might mean trouble tomorrow.
Faulkner cites examples of CEOs whove lost their jobs because of scandalous pics from their college days, as well as Miss New Jersey, Amy Polumbo, who earlier this month feared shed be stripped of her crown because of salacious pictures from her facebook.com profile.
About Polumbo, Faulkner says, Weve all done probably ten times worse the problem is she documented it and put it on the Internet for 150 million people to see.
So how can you make sure your pics dont end up ruining your life down the road?
Faulkner says, If you dont mind your grandma seeing it, go ahead and put it up.
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