The tag [profile] pertains to questions related to one's personal page in a network, whether social or otherwise, such as Facebook or Twitter.

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After deleting my phone number from my Facebook profile, what will happen?

What will happen if I remove my phone number from my Facebook profile? Do I still continue to get my messages in Messenger?
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Can I hide my Google+ URL from Links section

Hi this user managed to hide Google+ URL profile from Links section on his profile as showed here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/110667092496358652876/about How can I do this on my profile? I tried ...
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Remove “Repositories contributed to” from GitHub profile? [duplicate]

How does one remove entries from the "Repositories contributed to" on GitHub? I've got a few that are listed (due to bug reports), but I don't want to be associated with them.
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Public Profile information

How do I stop FB naming my mother as a Parent in the "Born" section of my timeline that is viewable to the public. I don't think I made this information public and I have even updated my profile ...
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I want to hide myself from a particular friend's friends

I guess this is a special case but I want to hide my profile, especially DP (Profile Picture) and timeline, from a particular friend's friends. I know we can hide ourselves from friends of friends. ...
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Find a Facebook profile

I have someone who is creating a Facebook profile to leave a comment and deactivate the profile right after. Is there a way to retrieve any info based on the automated mail I received from Facebook to ...
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How does Facebook figure out my top friends

The friends in my chat window on Facebook are pretty much all people I interact with most on Facebook. There is one person however that I have removed from my newsfeed and though I used Facebook to ...
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Blogger profile changes to nameless profile when I try to follow blogs

I have a blogger profile (seen in www.planetzella.blogspot.com) (Zella). I am NOT using Google+ (and I don't want to start using it either) and do not have a Google+ profile, just an Gmail-account ...
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Youtube account connected to google+ profile, how switch to google+ page?

When youtube forced us (I think) to link our youtube to a google+ profile, I linked it to and I guess created a google+ profile. This profile has my name and so does my youtube account, as a result. ...
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My Google+ settings aren't saving

I'm trying to edit my Google+ profile (date of birth, gender, relationship, etc.) and it's not letting me proceed to save my changes. I have no idea why this is happening.
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How can I remove YouTube pictures showing up in Google search results?

When I search my name in Google I now see pictures of all of my YouTube videos. This is also if I do an image search. is there anyway to turn this off so YouTube clips or pictures do NOT show up in ...
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Calling LinkedIn guided profile setup parts directly

I want to call a specific part of the profile guided setup from my web app, so that users can fill their profile at the correct part. I know this one works; ...
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How To Hide My Google+ Profile?

if I want to hide my Google+ profile from everyone i.e make it from public to private, how can this be done? I have different strangers adding me into their circles which I don't like.
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Changing “Willing to Move/Relocate” setting in a LinkedIn profile

I remember setting the willing-to-relocate/move field when I first created my LinkedIn profile. I need to change it now, but I cannot find the setting anywhere. I have tried searching for will, move, ...
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How can I change the language in my LinkedIn profile?

My default language on LinkedIn website is Italian and I have compiled my job profile in both Italian and English versions. How can I set the default profile to English for the visitors? Currently it ...
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How do I make an old profile picture on facebook my picture again AND make it be at the beginning of the list?

I recently went through my profile pictures and deleted old, embarrassing ones. I then realized I had hardly any profile pictures left so, all at once, I added a bunch of more recent pictures of ...
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How do you select which Google profile is used with the Google Bookmark Bookmarklet?

I have 2 different gmail/google accounts. I'm usually logged into both. When I set up Google Bookmarks and dragged the bookmarklet to the toolbar, all was well. It was associated with the right ...
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Does Facebook still have a place for favourite quotes and music and if yes how do you edit them?

In the past Facebook had a place where one can specify their favorite music, films, quotes etc. Do they still have this? If yes how can I edit it?
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Change Age on Facebook

When I try to change my birthday on Facebook, it won't let me. How can I change it so that my correct age is displayed?
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How to private and hide some modules in last.fm profile

I have a profile on last.fm I want to hide it completely from any search results. Maybe show it only to people to whom I give direct link. I don't want visitors to see the any modules there like ...
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How to change twitter profile text color?

How can one change the text color for one's profile such as in the popup in twitter? The text being displayed includes a few items like name and web site link.
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Is there a known place for gathering all my public profiles in a single place in the Web? [closed]

I have many accounts with public profiles in different web-services. They are, for example, linkedin.com, coursera.org, bitbucket.org, projecteuler.org, dropbox.com and etc. Unfortunately, not all of ...
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How to backup and export all my pictures and data from Facebook?

Before, in Facebook I found a feature for backup my data. I sent that request and then Facebook sent me an email containing a link for downloading a file larger that 100 MB. I want to back it up ...
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How to view a LinkedIn profile anonymously?

I saw this ad this morning: Is there really no way to avoid the awkwardness? This page describes a solution but the settings menu they are suggesting does not exist anymore.
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New GitHub organization isn't showing on my profile

My new organization (created yesterday) is visible in my account settings: but it isn't visible when viewing my profile: Any idea why it's not showing?
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Can you upload a saved profile to Google Plus?

Using Takeout, you can download your Google Plus profile information to a json file. Is it possible to use this file to upload the information to a new Google Plus account?
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Block all non-friends on facebook

Is there any way to block all non-friends on facebook? Well, I know of a profile which can't be viewed by any non-friends at all? Why is it behaving that way? Is it because it is about to deleted by ...
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Imgur: How to see who uploaded an album

How do you see what user uploaded an Imgur album? I do know that it was uploaded by a registered user, because I've been to their profile before from their album, but I can't find the link anymore.
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Why are the people I've circled not showing up?

How come the number of people shown "in your circles" on my page are only half of what I actually have?
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View users Tumblr/Instagram pages witout logging in

A client asked me to add links to their Tumblr and Instagram accounts on their websites. Trouble is I have no idea how to find them and no idea what their URLs are (or even, in Instagrams case, if its ...
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Don't show me on other profiles

I would like to disable showing me on other users' profiles in sidebar in circles. I am pretty sure there was such option in settings, but I can't find it now. To support my thought i've checked my ...
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How to get a Google Profiles name?

I already have a Google+ profile with this ugly long URL: https://plus.google.com/106542087505398120198/ I recently discovered in this LifeHacker article that the author has a much shorter Google ...
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Someone memorialized my Facebook profile but I'm still alive!

Apparently, it’s pretty easy to memorialize someone's Facebook profile. I am greeted with the following message after entering my valid and correct username and password: Account Inaccessible This ...
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How do I edit my Fitocracy profile?

Today I signed up for an account on Fitocracy, which is pretty much a social network for tracking (and I guess sharing, if you're into that) your workouts and other fitness achievements. Setting up ...
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Animating your Facebook Timeline

Some users have found it's possible on Google Plus to animate your profile. What I'd like to know is if anyone has found a way to animate your Facebook timeline, through either an animated .gif, a ...
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Is it possible to 'Like' a page without it appearing in your Facebook profile? (Without hiding the category that page is in)

I'm trying to 'Like' a certain page, but I don't want it to appear in the 'Info' part of my Facebook Profile. Is this possible without hiding the category that the page is in, or to move the 'Liked' ...
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How do I select my city in Drumo?

I am not sure I understand what is going on with Drumo, I signed up but it seems only two cities are offered: Sydney Singapore I am not from any of these cities. I decided to select one just to ...
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Facebook profile unviewable by others, but still able to post and chat from [closed]

A couple of days ago my Facebook profile disappeared. I can still post, comment, chat, etc. with everyone. However, when I click on my profile, or someone else clicks on my profile, it goes to the ...
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How to create a named Google profile?

According to Google Offers Named OpenIDs blog entry I should be able to create a named Google profile. However, going to http://www.google.com/profiles redirects me to my Google+ profile with 21 ...
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How do I delete my Ohloh profile?

How do I go about deleting my Ohloh profile? I have two Ohloh profiles. I want to delete one of them so that the profile that remains may use the email and username of the deleted profile.
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How to see my profile from a friends of friends perspective on Facebook?

I can see my profile from the perspective of a 1st level friend, but I would like to see how my profile looks for a specific friend of a friend, or even from a general "friends of friends" ...
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Linking Google accounts after registration in Trello

Originally, I registered using my email address (@gmail). Now I would like to link that account to my Google authentication credentials. Is this possible? Or do I need to create a new Trello account ...
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Recent location & photo album have been removed from my Facebook Wall, and would like them to reappear on Wall in original order

I recently updated my location to "Ibiza Spain" but the "location post" (and like/s) have been removed from my Wall (I'm not sure whether I accidentally did so myself). Is there a way for this ...
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Facebook home page post display changed

Two days ago my wall on Facebook changed, the link facility to have either top stories or most recent stories has gone and I cannot change between the two, does anyone have any idea how I can get it ...
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Can I control the profile image shown in the Facebook activity feed

I am creating a Facebook activity feed of my page for my site, and it of course shows the profile picture. The problem is that the profile picture is very big, and when it shows up in the activity ...
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How to hide specific education in LinkedIn profile?

Is there a way to hide specific school in LinkedIn profile? I mean hide not completely remove.
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How to remove Facebook username and return to profile ID?

I want to remove (not change) my Facebook username, so that my profile page should be accessible from my ID number. Is this even possible?
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How do I update profile name in DISQUS account?

I have logged in to DISQUS via google account for providing comments. I would like to change profile name but i couldn't. I've changed name in google account but its not reflecting in DISQUS. I dont ...
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How do I give another person admin rights to a company profile so they can edit it on LinkedIn?

Someone else at my company created a LinkedIn company profile for our business. Both of us will be doing a lot of editing for it though. It would be nice if we both had the ability to edit the blog ...
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Is there any way/website to find similar profile pictures in Facebook?

I want to know if is there any way to find similar profile pictures in Facebook, because many girls/guys are using another picture and declaring it as their own. How to find the cheater in Facebook? ...