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Natalie Reyes

Natalie Reyes is a nonprofit communications professional with a background in international development and political advocacy.

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What is a digital footprint? 

A digital footprint is the impression you create on the internet through your online activity, which includes browsing, interactions with others, and publication of content. In other words, it is the trail of data – intentional and unintentional - you leave behind while surfing the internet. When a site you visit drops a "cookie" in your browser, it contributes to your digital footprint.