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Make clear which profile data is visible to whom

On my profile are fields 'website', 'real name' and 'email'. I deliberately left the 'real name' field blank and when I signed up, Stack Overflow promised not to publish my email. Yet there it is :(

Edit: Apparently profiles look different when logged in. Some fields in that list are public some are private. I think they should be marked private rather than displayed the same as the public fields.

marked as duplicate by ShaWiz, Ben Brocka, jonsca, Toon Krijthe, Daniel Fischer Oct 19 '12 at 1:10

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    It is not visible. Link to what you mean – Arran Oct 18 '12 at 18:10
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    Try to logout, then go to your user profile. Your email is not publicly shown. – driis Oct 18 '12 at 18:13
  • On your profile are fields 'website', 'location' and 'age' all of which are blank - i just looked. – mcalex Oct 18 '12 at 18:14
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    What made you post this on the main site? You are long time member here on Meta. – ShaWiz Oct 18 '12 at 21:25

You profile page looks different from mine.

Mine also has:

  1. Email
  2. Real Name
  3. Visited

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