Now you can Stop Google From Showing Your Name & Photos in the Google Ads. Recently Google has updated their Terms of Service. One important change is that, It may show your name and profile picture in their Ads. I know there are a lot of peoples who does not want this. Its natural that you might not want to show your photo in their Ads. Here is I am going to show you how to prevent Google From Showing Your Name & Photos in their Ads. This change is effective from Nov 11, 2013. Google has called this shared endorsements. These shared endorsements also applies to Google+ page also, you also need to disable them separately from settings.To Stop Google From Showing Your Name & Photos follow the instructions below.
below is an example of ads:
Stop Google From Showing Your Name & Photos:
To Stop Google from displaying your profile within ads, visit the Shared Endorsements setting webpage. Scroll down to the bottom and uncheck the option that says “Based upon my activity, Google may show my name and profile photo in shared endorsements that appear in ads.” and hit Save.
For Google Plus Pages: When it comes to shared endorsements in ads, you can choose whether your Page’s name and photo may be used to help others find stuff it recommends — you can control this with the setting at the bottom of this page.
To help your Page’s followers find cool stuff online, its activity (such as reviews, +1s, follows, shares, etc.) may be used along with its name and photo in commercial or other promotional contexts. This includes the activity of any Page owner or manager when acting as the Page.
Now Go to your Google Plus page. Click on “Manage This Page”.
Click on Settings. You will see shared endorsements On By Default. Click on Edit and select your choice. Just as like before.
Click on Save button.
Originally posted 2013-10-23 20:13:39.