Privacy is very important and at Comofamilia.com we consider that the user should be the one determining what is to be displayed or not. Since we are a true family network media, we determined that everything is private and allow it to be changed it to the user needs. This is an important function of our system and we will review it on this tutorial.

 

The profile is the portrait of the user and the portrait of the family and we have included many features of privacy for the user to select. At registration, Comofamilia.com sets almost everything to private and the user is the one to decide what to display. the user profile is composed of the following:

 

1. Account

2. Details

3. Background

4. Portrait

5. Notifications

6. User Status

7. ProfileBook

8. ProfileBlog

9. ProfileWall

10. Privacy

 

the aforementioned sections will be cover in the menu "Profile".  Here, the tab "Privacy" will be covered. The tab is displayed below and most of settings on it are private:

 

 

 

below is the screen with the setting changed by the user:

 

 

there is a drop down when click either on "Public" or "Private". The choices of selection are:

1. Public

2. Private

3. Connections

4. Connections of Connections

6. Connection Types:

   a. Family

   b. Ancestor

   c. Brother

   d. Brother-in-law

   e. Child

   f. Causing

   g. Daughter

   h. Father

   i. Father-in-law

   j. Daughter-in-law

   k. Grandchild

   l. Grandfather

   m. Grandmother

   n. Mother

   o. Many More....

 

please see below:

 


 

 

 

  • Public:
    Enable or Disable Public privacy option. The whole world would be able to see the information with this selection.
  • Private:
    Enable or Disable Private privacy option. Only the user is able to see the information with this selection.
  • Connections:
    Enable or Disable Connections privacy option. Only the connections accepted by the user are able to see the information with this selection.
  • Connections of Connections:
    Enable or Disable Connections of Connections privacy option. Only the connections of the connections accepted by the the connections  for whom the user accepted, are able to see the information with this selection. (connections of connection are not considered of this point to protect the user information from third level connections)
  • Connection Types:
    Enable or Disable Connections Types privacy option. Select the connection types available for privacy control. Only the connections types accepted by the user are able to see the information with this selection. This is secondary connection level for the nucleus of the family.

 

Any of the above selection can be used on:

 

1.Profile

2. Under "Details":
 a. Verify Email
 b.About Me
 c.Birthday
 d.Gender
 e.Interested In
 f.Relationship
 g.Languages
 h.Religion
 i.Political

3.Under Address:
 a.Street
 b.Country
 c.State
 d.City
 e.Zip

4. Under Phone Numbers:
 a.Home
 b.Work
 c.Mobile

5. Under Education & Work:
 a.Schools
 b.Workplaces

6. Under Status:
 a.Online Status
 b.Member Since
 c.Last Online
 d.Last Updated
 
 6. Under Features
 a.Activity
 b.Connections
 c.Gallery
 d.Groups
 e.Articles
 f.Blogs
 g.Forums