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Social media is the term we give to websites and apps that allow us to connect with each other and share photos and comments. Today, social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram are used by billions of people every single day.
In this webinar Craig Pinkney will be highlighting the extent of social media violence looking at some origins and forms of violence as well as its contributors on social media platforms.
This week's free online safety guide focuses on persuasive design. Social media can be really addictive, and sites want to keep users on their platforms for as long as possible. The guide takes a look at how to tackle potential risks such as online addiction.
This week's free online safety guide focuses on the Streaming. Streaming is the latest step in a journey that’s taken us all the way from records and cassettes to CDs and DVDs and, more recently, to downloads. The guide takes a look at how to tackle a range of potential risks such as online scams, online addiction and inappropriate content.
A free online safety guide on Music Streaming Apps & Sites, which allow people to listen to music on their devices, as well as giving users access to millions of songs and artists from around the world.
A free online safety guide providing parents and carers with advice and useful tips to help keep their children safe when accessing, viewing and engaging with content online.
A free online safety guide on Friends & Followers, which looks at the different ways each social networking site handles the 'connections' users make with other users on platforms.
A free online safety guide on Triller, the latest video sharing app on the market, which encourages users to create music videos and share them with the world. The platform boasts some of the music industry’s biggest stars as users and recently announced that it had amassed over 250 million downloads worldwide.
A free online safety guide on Instagram, offering parents and carers advice and guidance on one of the world's most popular social media platforms.
A free online safety guide on Instagram, one of the world's most popular social media platforms, which allows users to upload and edit photos and videos which can be shared with followers via their feed or the 'stories' feature.
A free online safety guide to help parents and carers understand Facebook Messenger, Facebook's popular direct messaging service, including the newly introduced 'Messenger Rooms' which aims to compete with software platforms such as Zoom.
An e-safety guide on Facebook, one of the world's most popular online social media platforms with over 2 billion users worldwide
Online safety guide on TikTok (formerly Music.ly) which is a video-sharing social media app available on iOS and Android which lets users create, share, and view user created videos.
Tips to make sure that your personal information stays private, your postings are positive and that your social media use overall is responsible.
An online safety guide giving parents and carers 8 useful pieces of information relevant to the popular application YouTube Kids.
An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Influencers’.
An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Friends and Followers’.
An e-safety guide discussing the social pressures felt by children and young people in relation to ‘Likes’.
An e-safety guide for Trusted Adults to FaceApp, an app by Wireless Lab which uses uploaded images of someone’s face, and allows them to add a variety of filters making themselves look older, younger, appear with different hair colour and so on.
An e-safety guide to Telegrram, a free messaging service which is very similar to WhatsApp.
An e-safety guide to addressing the impact of Social Media on children's mental health for parents and carers.
An e-safety guide for trusted adults to the popular video creation and editing app LIKEE.
An e-safety guide for Parents & Carers on YOLO an anonymous question and answer app that works in combination with Snapchat.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Snapchat a photo sharing app for mobile phones and tablets.
An e-safety guide for trusted adults, parents & carers to the impacts social media has on the mental health of children and young people.
An online safety guide for parents & carers to the popular social media platform and microblogging site with over 463 million blogs on its platform, Tumblr.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers on the popular video streaming service YouTube.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers on the constantly emerging and evolving trend of Viral Challenges.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Twitter a social networking site where users can post ‘tweets’ or short messages, photos and videos publicly.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers to Kik a free messaging app used by 300 million people worldwide that lets users exchange messages, photos, videos, GIFs and webpages via a Wi-Fi connection or data plan.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers to LiveMe a streaming video app that lets you watch live streams and broadcast your own live videos to anyone interested.
An e-safety guide for parents & carers to WhatsApp, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, with more than 1.5 billion people in more than 180 countries using it to send and receive text, photos, videos and documents, as well as make voice and video calls through an Internet or Wi-Fi connection. This guide is for schools and parents to understand how to protect children that use the app.
An e-safety guide on Yubo, a location-based social networking app which used to be called Yellow, has been dubbed ‘Tinder for teens’ in the media due to its similarities with adult dating app, in which users swipe to find matches.
An Online Safety Advisor will be in touch within 24 hours