Thank you to Burnett Jr. High in Wylie, TX for allowing us to learn Instagram and Snapchat safety from four awesome 8th grade students, in the Principal’s office. Learn how students are using these popular apps, what students think about parents being on Snapchat, and more.
Author Archive | Josh Ochs
Social media tags are a real concern but when it comes to having positive Google results, tags are not the main issue for students. Google focuses on the content that your student creates and uses that information to populate search results. Learn how students can create positive digital content.
Here are three tips I share with parents during my safety speeches (and in this newscast): 1) Audit your kid using Google. 2) Dialog with your student about what they want to do in their future. 3) Shine online with positive results.
When it comes to late-night screen time, we try to set healthy limits for ourselves and our families. Here are some screen time tips for better sleep.
Josh Ochs caught up with four experts to share their Kik Messenger safety tips to help parents and educators keep kids safe on social media. Learn why Kik Messenger is dangerous and how you can protect teens.
We recently caught up with law enforcement professional and creator of Cyber Safety Cop, Clayton Cranford. Clayton is one of the nation’s leading law enforcement educators on social media and child safety, and he created Cyber Safety Cop to be an Internet and social media safety program. He was awarded the 2015 National Bullying Prevention […]
WhatsGoodly is an anonymous, location-based, social polling application designed for college students. How WhatsGoodly Markets Itself: WhatsGoodly is an anonymous, location-based, social polling application designed for college students. What is WhatsGoodly? Ask girls and/or boys questions that you couldn’t get answered elsewhere. Even if WhatsGoodly has a 17+ age restriction, school students still can see […]
61% of teens at the age 13-19 years old consider Tumblr their favorite social network What is Tumblr? Founded in 2007 (and sold to Yahoo! in 2013), Tumblr is one of world’s the most popular blogging platforms (Wiki). It hosts over 200 millions blogs and has 420 millions users, 42% of which are from the […]
What is StreetChat App? StreetChat is a similar to another anonymous app called Yik Yak StreetChat is a similar to another anonymous app called Yik Yak. It’s a live photo-sharing board designed for middle school, high school and college students. Unlike the Yik Yak app, StreetChat doesn’t require access to your location. The app asks […]
What is LinkedIn.com? The fastest growing demographics on LinkedIn are students and recent college graduates LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. It has over 347 million registered users, and 111 million of them are from the US. The fastest growing demographics on LinkedIn are students and recent college graduates.(from LinkedIn.com) Young professionals have always […]
We caught up with Melissa Davis Co-Founder and CEO of GoEnnounce.com and asked her to share with us student tips to build a clean online reputation for colleges. With the rise of social media, many colleges and future employers have turned to it to find out more about their applicants. Here are some tips to […]
Omegle is an anonymous text and video chatroom, it connects strangers to talk with each other What is Omegle chat? Omegle is a free online chat website that allows users to communicate with others without the need to register. Wiki Omegle’s slogan is: “Talk to strangers!” When you use Omegle chat, it picks another user […]