In many cases Google
is a person first impression of you. Who will Google you? Why would some want to Google you? People will turn to the Google to see what the web has on you. It’s an instant background check for many people. It’s important that positive results show for your name, in fact no results are almost as bad as negative results. This is especially important when it comes to looking for work. Search results for your name is an easy way to impress anyone. It shows your not just a regular Joe.
We all know people have been fired based on what’s been found on the net. It could be a compromising photo on Facebook or a racial joke on on Twitter. Whatever the subject matter is – no matter how harmless it may seem reflects negatively on you.