Articles by ConnectSafely

Tips for Safe and Civil Use of Anonymous Apps

December 18, 2014

A growing number of apps allow people to post anonymously. There are some very positive aspects to anonymous apps, including the ability to reach out for help and post with

Tips for Smart Cellphone Use

July 9, 2014

Cellphones are increasingly full-blown handheld computers, and everything that can be done on the Web via computer – photo-sharing, Web browsing, game playing,

Social Web Tips for Teens

June 12, 2014

These tips, based on the latest research, will help teens’ socializing stay fun and safe on both the fixed and mobile social

Social Web Tips for Parents

June 11, 2014

These tips for parents about safety on the social Web are based on the latest research from the Crimes Against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire

Tips to Help Stop Cyberbullying

December 6, 2013

Guidance for parents and young people on cyberbullying, including advice for ending (or preventing) the cycle of aggression. For a more comprehensive look, see A

Cyberbullying Statistics

November 26, 2013

The numbers vary a lot. Here are a few credible stats from academic research: The Centers for Disease Control released a study in June 2014 showing that 14.8% of students
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