The Price of Social Media Fame
Adults are no less susceptible to peer pressure than their kids are. In a previous post, we shared tips on how you can help your child be safe and smart when it comes to Internet stunts.
Is Your Kid About To Do Something Dangerous Online?
Have you heard about the dangerous Internet stunts kids are doing these days? While we all love a good Mannequin Challenge, there are more dangerous stunts trending online, such as the “Choking Game” that just killed a young student last month.
How Well Do You Know Your Facebook Friends?
In the real life, it’s fairly easy to toggle between public and private. What we express with close friends or partners is often quite different than what we might express to co-workers or acquaintances.
Scam Artists Love Your Social Media Addiction
The brain of someone addicted to social media looks very much like the brain of someone addicted to heroin. Addiction of any kind – whether it be gambling, drugs, social media or something else – unquestionably leads to devastating effects.
The Dark Side of Social Media Popularity
Someone “liked” your witty post on Facebook. Good for you! A few people began following you on Twitter. You’re pleasantly surprised when a video you post gets a lot of views.
5 Ways the Past Will Catch Up With You
There’s something creeping up behind you. It’s none other than the past: that thing you’re always leaving behind. Or did you? From your online footprint to your real-life reputation, what you do today often has either positive or negative consequences in the future.
Treat Your Cellphone Number Like Your Social Security Number
We often give our numbers out like it’s no-big-deal. But think again. Your cellphone number is a path to your personal information. The value of your cellphone number Think about how often you enter your number on an app or online account.