One of the best ways to help ensure your privacy while using social media is to really know how the site or app works–watch their quick video tutorials, look at … read more
Articles Tagged: internet safety
Many people know that identity theft is a national problem. However, did you know that identity theft is more common among kids, teenagers, and college students than any other age … read more
I’m 19 and going off to college in the fall. A bunch of my friends are on Tinder and I am too. But I have not met with anyone and … read more
It is hard to let parents into your social media life, especially when they change from less restrictive to more restrictive rules. Your mom probably made the decision because she … read more
You may not have missed anything—it can be hard to truly “know” someone, especially when the only access you have to them is through social media, like Facebook. Because social … read more
It’s great that you’re paying attention to how playing different games make you feel. Video games are a lot of fun because they engage you in a unique world, challenge … read more
Take our quiz to find out how much you really know about internet safety!
Online social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) are a fun way to keep in touch with friends and family, but if you’re having trouble logging off, there’s a good chance you’re spending way too much time on them. Take our quiz to find out if you should be concerned.
The terms “bullying” and “cyberbullying” are often used to describe mean behavior. However, they’re both specific types of mean, aggressive behavior, which are part of a wider range of aggression … read more
The internet is a major source of information about health, but just because the information is published online doesn’t mean that it’s reliable. Sometimes a website that looks trustworthy is based on … read more