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What is Fan Fiction? Here’s Why Kids Are Going Wild for Online Stories

Have you ever wished that there were more episodes of The Office? Or that more ...

June 16, 2021

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TikTok Trends That Parents Should Be Aware Of

Have you ever seen your child recording themselves trying to master all the steps to ...

March 25, 2021

2023 Teen Slang Meanings Every Parent Should Know

**This blog post was updated on Feb. 1, 2023.** We’ve combed through our data at ...

March 01, 2021

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What is Wattpad? A Parent’s Guide to the Platform

Content warning: This post discusses potentially triggering issues including sexual content, sexual assault, and incest. ...

November 18, 2020

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Among Us Game: The Viral Video Game Your Kid Can’t Stop Playing, Explained

Have you asked yourself “What is Among Us?” or maybe your kids have already gone ...

October 21, 2020

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Is TikTok Shutting Down? Here Are Some Alternatives To Watch Out For

If you’re like many parents, you’ve probably heard from your kids that TikTok might be ...

August 18, 2020

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Why Animal Crossing on Switch is Popular With Kids — And Adults

Have your kids been talking about selling turnips for a profit? Are they going fossil ...

April 16, 2020

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What is Esports? A Crash Course for Parents

For our generation, competitive video gaming meant battling your siblings in Mortal Kombat or Street ...

April 14, 2020

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CGI Influencers — The Instagram Trend You Might Not Know About

Learn about the latest Instagram updates here. On December 4, 2019, a computer-generated persona named ...

January 10, 2020

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Bark Behind the Scenes in 2019

Was your 2019 full of cookies, sunny days outside, and sweet memories with your kids? ...

January 03, 2020

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