Staying Safe on the Internet How to use Social Media safely
Social media is an internet tool where people can connect with each other. Social Media Photo used under Creative Commons from ninanord
Facebook, Twitter, wiki’s, and blogs are all forms of social media. Forms of Social Media Photos used under Creative Commons from eston, bioxid, and tarop.
Social media is all around us and knowing how to use it safely is important. Unfortunately there are some bad people who use social media to try to hurt others. Safety Concerns Photo used under Creative Commons from coofdy
Do not give out personal information such as: Phone number Address School Tips to stay safe Photo used under Creative Commons Kendrack If you feel that you want to share this information ALWAYS check with your parents first.
Do not post or send pictures of yourself without first checking with your parents. Pictures Photo used under Creative Commons from ArcaHeradal
Do not share passwords with anyone except your parents (even your best friends). Passwords Photo used under Creative Commons from binaryCoco
Never agree to meet someone you met online without checking with parents first. If your parents agree, they need to go with you. Meeting Someone Meeting people online can be very dangerous and unsafe. Photo used under Creative Commons from Delas…
Before you comment or post online, remember that it is permanent and it can’t be deleted. Posting Comments Photo used under Creative Commons from iainsimmons
If you are angry, sad, or upset it is a good idea to wait until the next day before you post so you don’t post something you will regret. Posting Emotions Remember it’s permanent! Photo used under Creative Commons from Visions By Vicky
If you see something that is inappropriate or makes you feel strange tell your parents right away. Inappropriate Material Photo used under Creative Commons from seanbonner
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