The internet is fast and growing, it has changed the way of life for many people. Access to the internet has become easier today, with the help of modern technology, internet access is now one click away – desktop computers, laptops, mobile phones, tablets and phablets. Access on the internet for many is like an air for their breathing, they can’t live without it. Indeed internet is an information highway, a big open space for people all around the world to use.
Enter social media, a very easy networking and communication tool. It allows people to stay connected to their friend and family even if they are on a distance. Indeed it has changed our daily lives.
The problem with the internet and social media, it can get out of control. Our kids are now more accessible to abusive content which might harm them more than help them. So how do we control our kids and protect them from the dangers?
Here are eight social media rules that kids should follow (created by afterschool.ae, the leading resource of after school activities in Dubai):