The Digital After Life
According to multiple online sources the average number of social media accounts per individual has is now up to 7 and this doesn't include other no social online accounts - this number is around 90! Some of this information is invaluable, so how do you go about claiming or shutting down these pages after a loved one passes?
Where to begin?
Many social media platforms have created rules related to the management of social profiles after death. Each platform has their own polices in place so we have listed some of the most popular social platforms below with direct links to the needed information.
- Pinterest - Select the Deactivate a deceased person's account option
- Google ( Google+ and other Google apps)
- Facebook - this is a memorialization option
Facebook also has an option to simply elect to shut down the account of the deceased - this information can be found here
Now that we've given you the basics, if you have additional questions or are looking for any assistance please call us at 918-505-7254 to speak with a professional funeral planner.