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Tips to Prevent Teen Sexting

Tips to Prevent Teen Sexting from ConnectSafely.org “Sexting” usually refers to the sharing of nude photos via cellphone, but it can happen on other devices and the Web too. The practice is far from normative among young people, but when it does come up, great care is needed. Sexting can have serious psychological or even […]

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Social Web Tips for Teens

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

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Social Web Tips for Parents

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 (with input from our colleagues there).

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Top 10 Safety Tips for Video-Sharing

Many kids today are video-literate – able to communicate in a medium once reserved for highly trained professionals with expensive equipment. This is an amazing creative development for them and the participatory Web. To help keep  their video-sharing safe and constructive, here are some common-sense rules of conduct.

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Chat Room Safety Tips

Chat rooms, where many people gather for live interaction, are among the riskiest places on the Net – where kids are most likely to “talk” with strangers about sex. Here are some tips for teens who do use chat rooms.

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