Unfortunately, for this to happen you must know your way around a computer and the internet. A child should never know more than a parent does about the internet. If you are looking to block adult websites or websites that have offensive language, it will not do you any good if your teenager knows ways to get around the parental controls that you set.That is why it is important that you know how to use a computer and the internet or learn if you don’t know.Her friends smirk, not looking up.“Tinder sucks,” they say. At a booth in the back, three handsome twentysomething guys in button-downs are having beers.
They can be more provocative on-line, act bolder, kinkier and it is often accepted because they feel anonymous and protected. Most Americans have some e-mail software that they use to access their mail.
Unfortunately, until you understand how the internet works, you really have no idea.
Does your child use internet chat rooms or social networking websites?
Spotting Nosy and Predatory Chatters Staying Safe Reporting bad behavior in chat rooms Community Q&A The internet is a place to make new friends. However, you have to be careful and observe carefully to what is being said.
After a while, you can recognize if someone is lying or is really becoming a friend.