Our digital safety message teaches parents and students how to shine online

We teach parents and educators how to show students (age 8-18) to use social media as a positive portfolio of accomplishments to shine online.

Parents of Middle/High School Students!College Admissions Myths Parent University
Join Josh this Friday at 10AM Pacific to learn “The Top 14 College Admission Myths.” Josh will interview a leading college admission professional in Parent University.
Join one of our next free webinars:
Parents of kids 8-18:
Social Media Safety Webinar for Parents 450
Parents of teens:
College Prep Social Media Webinar for Parents of Teens 450
Educators & Districts:
Educator and School District Digital Citizenship Webinar 600
Our digital safety message teaches parents and students (age 8-18) to use social media as a positive portfolio of accomplishments to shine online.

Join 30,000+ newsletter subscribers who read our expert social media safety tips each week

Here are our latest digital teen safety tips:

LinkedIn-for-Teens-Applying-to-College

LinkedIn for Teens Applying to College

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 […]

What is the Omegle chat app? Parents Guide Video

What is the Omegle chat app? Parent and Teacher Guide

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 […]

After School App Parent Guide

What is the After School App? Parent Guide (Video)

New After School App causes Teen trouble on campuses and parents want it taken down. The After School App was launched in October 2014, and in it’s first two months on the market it has already been rejected from the app store twice due to complaints from parents and teachers. Because of some threatening messages […]

What-is-Vine-parents-guide-video

What is Vine? A Parent Guide (Video)

Note: Vine has been discontinued by Twitter in 2016, but we leave this app guide here to teach parents/educators what it does. We believe another app will return with similar features, under a new name (and with a new revenue model). We created this parents video to help you better understand what is Vine, the […]

What-is-twitter-parent-guide-video

What is Twitter? A Parent Guide (Video)

We created this a parent’s guide to help you better understand What is Twitter, a popular app that Teens are using. What is Twitter? Tweets can be deleted, but some types of retweets won’t be removed from other’s profiles. Twitter is an online social network, which allows you to send instant messages (called Tweets) up […]

WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger

WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger – A Parent Guide (Video)

Thanks to our friends at PocketNow, who created a great video to show the difference between WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger, two extremely popular apps kids are using. How are kids using WhatsApp and Kik Messenger? WhatsApp WhatsApp is a mobile messenger that is similar to short message services (SMS). Much like your texting plan, you can […]

Send this to friend

Hi, this may be interesting you: Digital Citizenship and Social Media Safety! This is the link: https://safesmartsocial.com/