Safety Blog Posts

The 14 Apps and Social Media Sites Parents Need to be Aware Of

The 14 Apps and Social Media Sites Parents Need to be Aware Of

Posted under: Internet, Safety and Cyber Bullying

Today's youth don't know life without access to the internet. While this is a wonderful resource for learning and sharing, it also has a very dark side. Danger lurks on the internet and it's important we are all vigilant and informed about the dangers children face. We discuss 14 apps and social media sites that present a specific danger to children and discuss what parents can do to keep their children safe.

How to Check if a Website is Safe and Legitimate - The Ultimate Guide

How to Check if a Website is Safe and Legitimate - The Ultimate Guide

Posted under: Internet and Safety

Online scams and cons get more ingenious and harder to spot every day. One of the skills you need to learn to make sure you stay safe online is how to tell the difference between safe and legitimate sites and the malicious ones that can cause you real problems.

19 Alarming Cybercrime Statistics For 2020

19 Alarming Cybercrime Statistics For 2020

Posted under: Internet and Safety

Cybercrime is defined as any crime that is committed with the use of a computer. Despite the very real threat cybercrime poses, not enough people take it seriously or fully understand what it is. In this article, we look at 19 alarming cybercrime statistics that will hopefully prompt you to be as safe and secure as possible when using the internet.

Internet Security 101: How To Keep Your Home Internet Safe And Secure

Internet Security 101: How To Keep Your Home Internet Safe And Secure

Posted under: Internet and Safety

There are many threats online from hackers looking to steal your passwords to ransomware trying to hold your machine and data hostage. Thankfully, there are many tools you can use to keep your home internet safe and secure. In this blog post, we look at some of the most common threats and what you can do to protect yourself and your family.

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Kids Safe Online With Parental Controls

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Kids Safe Online With Parental Controls

Posted under: Internet, Safety and Cyber Bullying

While you may not be able to completely protect your child from danger, there are still plenty of things you can do and one of which is to make smart use of parental controls. While the name might conjure up images of obsessive helicopter parents spying on their children, this is an unfair association. Parental controls are a useful tool that makes it easier to keep kids safe from a variety of online threats.

17 Rules to Protect My Child Online - Internet Safety For Kids

17 Rules to Protect My Child Online - Internet Safety For Kids

Posted under: Internet and Safety

When dealing with children, there is a constant struggle between trying to keep them safe while also allowing them the freedom to explore and learn about themselves and the world. This has always been a challenge, but it’s become even more difficult thanks to the internet.

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14 Fascinating Cord Cutting Statistics in 2020

14 Fascinating Cord Cutting Statistics in 2020

Just how many people are leaving their cable subscriptions behind? Cord cutting has become increasingly common. Here we look at some of the main reasons and what it means for the cable industry.

Posted under: Internet and Television

The 10 Best WiFi Routers to Buy in 2020

The 10 Best WiFi Routers to Buy in 2020

Your router is a crucial part of your home internet setup. Whether you’re just surfing the web or hardcore gaming, we look at the best router options for your needs and budget.

Posted under: Internet

The Student's Internet Research Guide - 2020 Edition

The Student's Internet Research Guide - 2020 Edition

Research is an important part of your work in both high school and college. This in-depth student’s research guide looks at the internet resources available to you and how to get the most out of them.

Posted under: Internet and Student

The 14 Apps and Social Media Sites Parents Need to be Aware Of

The 14 Apps and Social Media Sites Parents Need to be Aware Of

It’s important to keep children safe online. While danger can lurk almost anywhere on the internet, here we discuss the apps and social media sites parents need to be particularly aware of.

Posted under: Internet, Safety and Cyber Bullying

The Complete Evolution Of Blogging – Everything You Need To Know

The Complete Evolution Of Blogging – Everything You Need To Know

What was the first blog? How many blogs are there? Today, blogging is hugely popular having evolved from simple personal journals to a major source of digital information and entertainment. Here we highlight the key details and events the history of blogging,

Posted under: Internet and Google