Top 10 Tips for Social Media after Separation

01. Do not post anything about your former spouse or the separation

02. Change your profile to “private” versus “public”

03. Unfriend your former spouse, whether things are amicable or not

04. Be leery of new friend requests

05. Review what content is out there about you

06. Do not post anything on your former spouses page

07. Ask your family and friends not to post or tag anything related to you and/or your children

08. If you use social media to communicate with your former spouse, take 24 hours to think about your response before sending

09. Stop using social media altogether temporarily, if possible

10. Be responsible and thoughtful, everything you do on social media can be used against you