As we all know that Social Networking is the Norm these days,
and people from all over the world are joining these Networks by
the hordes, but my concern is, are we protected from predators?
Are our children protected?
I am a mom and grandmother, and always fear for the safety
of children. I do not upload any pictures of my grandchildren
on the Internet, because I do not know who, what, where, and
when these pictures will be viewed, downloaded, uploaded or
misused by someone.
Saftey is a huge issue these days, especially where children
are concerned. Once something is posted online, it can be accessible
forever. Even if you delete something, anything you post could be “cached”
or stored by search engines.
If you don’t want to share information with the world, don’t put it on a public
Web site. If it’s something that you absolutely don’t want to share, don’t even
post it on a private profile or send it via e-mail.
In addition to what you post, be aware of what others are posting about you.
Always use discretion when posting something about you on your profile,
uploading videos, and images that you don't want other's to see, make ...