Internet Safety Tips

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Learn How to Block a Website on iPhone Devices 3 Different Ways

Want to help protect your child from inappropriate or distracting content while they’re online? Whether ...

November 04, 2021

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How to Block YouTube Channels: A Quick Guide for Parents

YouTube is one of the most popular apps in the world, and kids especially love ...

October 04, 2021

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Gmail for Kids: Everything Parents and Families Need to Know

Remember your very first email account? Odds are, you probably used AOL, Hotmail, or Yahoo. ...

September 02, 2021

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6 Parenting Skills That Weren’t Needed Before the Internet

Between Snapchat discussions, screen time debates, and the latest tech devices that enter your house, ...

September 01, 2021

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Yik Yak, the Dangerous Anonymous Chatting App, Is Back

Comments sections on social media platforms can be scary, hateful, and aggressive places — and ...

August 16, 2021

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What Is Catfishing? The Dangers of Fake Online Identities

Catfishing is a colorful term for an activity that’s been around as long as there’s ...

August 03, 2021

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What Is Creepypasta? Scary Stories Kids Read on the Internet

Do you remember reading the Fear Street books when you were growing up? How about ...

July 19, 2021

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How to Stop Spam Texts: An Easy, Helpful Crash Course

In the ‘90s, we dealt with telemarketers calling the family cordless phone in the middle ...

July 01, 2021

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Drug Slang Emojis: Here’s What Every Parent Needs to Know

**This blog post was updated on October 25, 2021.** Every generation has its own drug ...

May 26, 2021

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Digital Citizenship: Teach Your Kids About Online Predators

Sometimes, seeing is believing — especially for kids as they learn about some of the dangers ...

May 19, 2021

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