Three of the most important concepts to understand online are: privacy, anonymity, and security. But while most treat them as synonyms for having a safe digital presence, they don’t mean the same thing. And depending on your online needs, you should prioritize one over the other. While the three often overlap, the only way to determine which one you need the most in a particular scenario is to understand what they actually mean.
Link: Privacy vs Anonymity vs Security: Why They Don’t All Mean the Same Thing