Social Networking Sites
Social networking sites are the newest and hottest thing on the internet, and even if you’ve never heard of them, chances are your tween or teen has. MySpace and Facebook are the most popular sites, but Wikipedia actually lists over 100 social networking sites catering to all types of interests. Why should parenting be concerned? Consider that at least seven non-violent sexual assaults on minors have been traced to social networking sites. Yes, social networking sites are definitely something for parents to be concerned about. What can you do to keep your kids safe on these sites?