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3 new ways you're being tracked by advertisers

3 new ways you're being tracked by advertisers
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Every advertiser's goal online is to find better ways to track you and your spending habits to devise better and better strategies to persuade you to buy something from them. As technology improves, so does every marketer's ability to find out exactly what you like, buy pictures of you enjoying a product and use it in their real-world advertisements.

Not only that, but advertisers can even figure out what you're talking about, whether or not it's positive, and then quote you about their product on live television.

If you've gone to a baseball game recently, then you've probably seen people tweeting to a specific hashtag while trying to get their names on the big screen. Well, marketers take all of this to a new level.

I've gathered some of the weirdest ways that marketers are using to track you in this tip. Stick with me to find out some of these strange methods and how to lock down your social media profile.

Next page: Scary method number one on the next page.
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