Social networking is booming. Web sites like Facebook and MySpace have ushered in a new era of communication. The internet allows us to keep track of friends, add new ones, and connect with people from all around the world. At the same time, the information age presents new challenges for parents.
- Parent's Guide to Facebook For great advice.
- Facebook Facebook itself.
- MySpace MySpace is still in the mix.
- Blogging/Photo Sharing Sites They blog. They share photos. Here's a primer.
Below are some screen shots of other popular social networking sites. It is good for parents to become acquainted with these sites.
Mostly popular in Spanish speaking countries
This site is mostly targeted to middle school aged children.
Adult Friend Finder
You should be very concerned if your child is visiting this website, it is used for meeting friends or sex partners.