Internet-based social networking sites have created a revolution in social
connectivity. However, con artists, criminals, and other dishonest actors are
On social network sites, this kind of information is now posted online—sometimes
in full public view. In some cases, this information is innocuous or fake.
Parents need to be increasingly vigilant about the potential dangers of social
media for their children. Here are 5 dangers you should be aware of.
Information for parents on the dangers of their children using social networking
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The Dangers of Social Networking Sites. By Chelsea Bates. Wall Post 1: Going
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Various social networking sites are also valuable tools used by many ... that
using it carries a degree of risk including becoming a target for cyber-criminals.
More than half of all American teens visit social networking sites every day. ... are
plenty of good things about social media — but also many potential dangers ...
This is the first in a series on social networking sites. These sites have become so
popular, so prevalent with teens flocking to them that this is very relevant – and ...
Parents need to be aware of who their children associate with on social network
sites, teach their children about the dangers of posting personal information ...