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Facebook For Kids Parents Guide

Facebook For Kids – A Parent Guide (Video)

We created Facebook for kids, a parent’s guide video to help you better understand this new and popular app that kids are using. What is Facebook? Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends […]

Instagram Parent App Guide

What is Instagram? A Parent Guide (Video)

We created a parents guide for the Instagram app to help you better understand this popular app that kids are using. What is Instagram? Instagram is a free photo-sharing application that allows users to take photos, apply a filter, and share it on the service or a variety of other social networking services, including Facebook, […]

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What is Ask.fm? A Parent Guide (Video)

We created a parents guide for the Ask.fm app to help you better understand this new and popular app that kids are using. What do companies say about this app? Any kid over the age 13 years old can create an account. From Ask.fm You must be at least 13 years old to create an […]

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What is the Yik Yak App? A Parent Guide (Video)

Note: Yik Yak has been discontinued in April of 2017, 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 a Yik Yak App parent guide to help people understand this […]

Whisper parent guide

What is the Whisper App? A Parent Guide (Video)

We created a Whisper App parents guide to help people understand this new and popular app that kids are using. What parents need to know about the Whisper App. From Chicago Now Predators have been known to use the app to contact victims. Whisper reveals a user’s location, which can be dangerous. It makes easy […]

Secret App Parents Guide

What is the Secret App? A Parent Guide (Video)

We created this Secret App parents guide to help people understand this new and popular app that kids are using. What is the Secret App? From Wiki Secret is an app that allows people to share messages anonymously within their circle of friends, friends of friends, and publicly. How does Secret differ from other anonymous […]

Online Safety Club

3 Tips To Raising Digital Natives (Video Blog)

We caught up with Devorah Heitner, PhD and asked her to share with us 3 tips to Raising Digital Natives. Ask your child before you share their image, and teach them to do the same w/ their friends. Asking permission sets up a very respectful relationship between you and your child. It shows that you […]

Activities Teens Should Avoid On Social Media

7 Activities Teens Should Avoid On Social Media

When it comes to social media, we all know that sharing information about ourselves can be fun. Having affirmation that your Facebook photos are cool and beautiful, or that something you Tweeted was retweeted multiple times, or that your latest Tumblr post was reposted again and again can be addicting. But, hazards can be overlooked […]

Tips To End Cyber Bullying

4 Tips To End Cyber Bullying (Video Blog)

We caught up with our friend Michael Veenswyk, the CEO of Integritie and asked him to share with us 4 tips to end cyber bullying. Do Not Reply to the Bully Cyber bullies look for a reaction. Encourage your child not to reply and to make the choice of not giving power to the bully. […]

Secure Your Webcam From Hackers

3 Ways To Secure Your Webcam From Hackers

Our friend Aileen Menchaca shares with us 3 ways you can secure your webcam from hackers. She is the owner and creator of Peep Shield™ – A removable static sticker that covers your webcam. Update software and anti-virus/anti-malware on a regular basis New computer viruses crop up daily. Update your computer as soon as you […]

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