Online Safety


Online Safety Tips

  • Choose a strong password.
  • Set your privacy to “friends only”.
  • Don’t accept friend requests from strangers.
  • Don’t voice chat to strangers.
  • Don’t use real names in games with public chat.
  • Never share your location or “Check-In”.
  • Turn off GPS settings on your devices.
  • Don’t post something you wouldn’t say to another person’s face.
  • When gaming try and avoid real names.
  • Never use real names with friends when in public chat.
  • Only use microphone and headset chat with friends.
  • Set any chat to “friends only”.
  • Never accept Facebook friend requests from strangers to receive rewards for games you are playing.
  • If an adult starts talking to you just unplug mic and carry on gaming.
  • Report any concerns to the appropriate website or app.

 

Facebook Privacy Settings

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Social Media Age Restrictions

Social Media Age Restrictions

Resources

 

Reporting

facebook_supporthttps://www.facebook.com/help/263149623790594/
twitter_supporthttps://support.twitter.com/articles/15789
instagram_supporthttps://help.instagram.com/165828726894770/
snapshot_supporthttps://support.snapchat.com/en-GB/i-need-help
 google_supporthttp://www.google.co.uk/safetycenter/tools/