Internet safety is a hot topic for parents, rightfully so. When we started Digital Mom Blog, our kids were young and so was the internet. Nowadays our kids are online all the time.
Online safety is now something you must teach your kids. Just as you explain that you look both ways before crossing the street, you have to inform them what to expect, do, watch out and more in regards to surfing the web, going on social sites and in general – being online.
Over the years we have written quite a bit on internet safety, here are those posts.
Kiddle - the kid friendly search engine made it's way around the Facebook mommy groups this past week. I love the idea of a kid-friendly search engine. Lord knows that the Google has all kinds of trash from the internet wasteland just waiting for our kids to find. I...read more
Phineas and Ferb talk to kids about internet safety.read more
Let's talk about raising kids and the internet. Now a days we are all Google this. Google that. Growing up pre-Google, if I wanted to find out something - there were only a handful of ways to get the information. I had my parents, family and friends that I could...read more
While online safety for my kids has always been a priority, I never felt like I needed to babysit everything they do on the computer, tablets, etc. That's until as of late. The 10 and 8 year old have discovered the world of Google and to say the least, Google ain't...read more
The ROBLOX game was introduced to our kids a few years ago when our nephew, at the time 6-years-old discovered it. Like all good cousins, when they find something cool on the internet they share. After constant badgering from our kids, we downloaded the Roblox game...read more
At what age should a child be allowed on Facebook?read more
With your kids out of school and spending more time on the computer – keep them safe with these 10 Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe From the Risk of Cyberthreats. Tips provided from Verizon.read more
Keeping your kids safe on the ever increasing popular social sites is critical. Here are 10 tips to make sure your kids know.read more
Setting boundaries with your kids with the internet, computer and technology in general.read more
When I was 12 the FBI visited my home because of a sexual predator that was on a BBS that I visited. View these tips to help your child identify online exploiters.read more
Internet safety tip: helping you keep kids searching safely on Google.read more
REALLY Amazon? Amazon carried Pedophile handbook.read more
What is your kid’s digital footprint?read more
Setting boundaries for your kids on the internet.read more