Get To Know- Hashtag#

Get to Know- Hashtag#

Get to Know- Hashtag#

All of us have heard the word “hashtag” a lot. Maybe you even have used it. But do you know what is the hashtag is? The hashtag symbol or pound sign (#) precedes a word or phrase to identify messages on a specific topic and to categorize those posts  and help them show more easily in Search.

Twitter was the first social network began to use Hashtags in 2009 and to hyperlink all hashtags in tweets to Twitter search results for the hashtagged word. Then it introduced “Trending Topics” on the Twitter front page, displaying hashtags that are rapidly becoming popular.

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5 Reasons Why Parents Should NOT AVOID Social Media

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Parents Should NOT AVOID Social Media

Following to my previous post on Parenting Styles Avoid Social Media, I’ve found it crucial to ask ourselves: does it really matter to get engaged in social media as a parent and why? Parents avoid social media have their own specific reasons, some of their reasons include:  being too busy with so tight schedules, a number of them are considering privacy issues, some thought social media is just a fad won’t last long, while others feel social media is for those from the younger generations and it would be so much for them to learn such technologies.

Whatever the reason that keeps you away from social media is, no one can deny that our kids are growing up along  with an evolving world of social media. They’re into social media with all their hearts, it turned out to be major part of their lives. So It’s not a question of when, how or why, but rather ‘are we willing to entirely join our kids’ world online as well as offline, do we love them to the extent not to consider any concerns ?!’ Yes we do, it truly matters, isn’t? – Cool your jets; here are 5 reasons why we should do so:

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Surprising Statistics On Kids Using Social Networks Underage!

“It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so.” — Mark Twain

Surprising Statistics On Kids Using Social Networks Underage!

Surprising Statistics On Kids Using Social Networks Underage!

 

Check out this post for the surprising statistics on kids using social networks underage that might make you rethink if it’s the best thing you may offer your kids!

Undoubtedly, children using social networks underage exposes them to certain dangers “that I’ll talk about on coming posts”, however, in this post, I’d like to highlight the records and statistics on underage kids’ usage of different social networks, figures are really horrible!

The most shocking statement I’ve ever heard that “95 percent of parents were aware their kids were using the Facebook service while 78 percent helped create the account.”– according to Forbes! Cool moms of the world, take note – helping your underage kid sign up for Facebook is the new letting your kid drink in the house. Do you imagine that Over 5 million Facebook users are under the age of 10. This is despite the fact that the legal terms and conditions prohibit anyone under the age of 13 from using the site.

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Get To Know – Facebook

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Facebook  simply is an online social networking service, you have to be at least 13 years old to become a registered user of the website, users may create a personal profile, add other users as friends, exchange messages, post status updates and photos, and receive notifications when others update their profiles. Additionally, users may join common-interest user groups, organized by workplace, school or college, or other characteristics, and categorize their friends into lists such as “People From Work” or “Close Friends”.

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