Protect 'Yo Self - VPN & USB Blockers Premium class

Philip 'dm' Campbell, Optimising your Digital Journey Together

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8 Videos (13m)
    • 1.0 - introduction

    • 1.1 - what is a vpn

    • 1.3 - not all are equal

    • 1.2 - why you need one

    • 1.4 - four choices to consider

    • 1.5 - usb port blocking bonus

    • 1.6 - the roundup

    • 1.7 - share and review (...)


About This Class

did you know that on a public wireless network people can be easily listening and sniffing the network traffic to know what you're doing? do you use a public wifi network in a coffee shop a lot? do you charge your phone from USB ports inside a restaurant/bar or someone's laptop in the airport?

if so, I need you to take this course. this course will help you understand why you need to start thinking about your device(s) when your using any kind of internet connection that you do not own - I've also dropped in some advice about USB ports as a bonus to try and protect what comes in and out of your computer and stop things being loaded up on your computer.

we look at a few areas to help, this is not a complete solution but it will help with protecting your connection and the ability for someone to USB load jack you. you can still get infected with viruses and malware but we do not cover that here.

I give this advice in the hope that cutting down the 'surface area' of leaking your login details, banking logins and having background processes load up on your machine from the start might help you keep a little bit safer for longer. truth is, trust nothing and always change your passwords - have a plan of recovery if everything goes wrong quickly, keep analog numbers on tap!

in this course, we will look at the following. . .

  • what is a vpn
  • why you need to have one
  • not all vpns are made equally
  • suggestion of premium, cheaper and free solutions
  • additional security bonus tips about usb ports

my hope is this course will make you consider your hardware and connection a little more saving you time and money and also maintaining a level of reliability and uptime so you can work!

crucial advice for digital nomads in transition!

don't forget to grab a free month of the awesome expressvpn!

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malware and viruses are on the rise. give yourself a fighting chance by taking the advice in this course to make your public unsecured wifi viewing the most secure it can be!
Philip 'dm' Campbell

Optimising your Digital Journey Together





Philip 'dm' Campbell

Optimising your Digital Journey Together


I'm Phil from England and i make courses every month. ..

focused online wisdom sharer, digital course maker & internet strategist teaching anyone that wants to efficiently learn digital skills and tools often free software based in the cloud - twenty plus years of expertise with all things digital and covering the latest trends today!

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I love to create and share. inspire others to benefit to use technology for good. I touch on lots of areas from an optimization perspective. my courses are meant for you to watch on your commute, plane, train or automobile!


  • assist you with the knowledge to optimize areas of your digital life
  • hands-on practitioner skills
  • provide you with free and paid courses
  • most courses are #donein20 - be in and out in twenty minutes
  • live on and off grid working remotely to share the journey
  • barter my time and skills for equal services and information

------ my backstory ------

currently saving to buy a laser cutter for co-working and co-creation pod called apiary and get mobile driving a vw t5 transporter across the uk and europe

sold my domain name to evan williams from twitter (they were building medium) for five figures. a great year!

assisted a town called ‘phil campbell’ in alabama (bbc news) which was a life changing event for me in terms of what i wanted to do with the rest of my life

helped lifecast from sleepydog get into the first apple app store to be part of the first 500 apps ever launched worldwide – proud social media moment.

bought a domain, (me-d-em) and ever since I’ve bartered my time as a transmedia digital artist in the social media realm. a brand advocate for word of mouth agencies from behind the lens of a mobile phone or camera.

during regularly drinking sessions at the abbey in burton on Trent I ended up on the team time episode of history hunters which is now unfortunately on youtube

------ my backstory ------

my courses on skillshare so far