Useful links and resources from the #SkepTech 2 security panel

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Skep Tech 2 Logo Today in Minneapolis I was on a panel with Neil Wehneman of Secular Student Alliance and Jason Thibeault of Freethought Blogs. It was moderated by Sean Wurgler . The panel was frankly titled “ How to protect your shit online ” and this was the summary:

Even “real life” activists have to navigate online spaces–online activists obviously more so. Unfortunately, the power that online activism can lend can easily turn against activists. How do we protect our content from hackers, spammers, and trolls? How to we maintain security while simultaneously engaging in online activism–an act that requires us to put our content out into the interwebspaceplace? Expect conversation on basic content protection measures, DDOS attacks and how to subvert them, and beyond.

In this post I will attempt to gather up the links and resources we mentioned during the panel and closely related ones as well. Feel free to chime in…

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Monday Morning Edition

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In our fast-moving lives, it’s easy to sometimes miss out on great things. Before starting a new week on WordPress.com, be sure to check out the features that made a splash on  Hot Off the Press  last week:

Pro tip of the week: Would you like linked images to open in a new window or tab? Once you’ve inserted the image, click on the pencil icon in the top-left corner…

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