9 elements of digital citizenship

By: Elisa Tan

Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy is the ability to use digital technology, communication tools, networks to locate, evaluate, use and create information, understand and use information in multiple formats from a wide range of sources when it is presented via computer.

Digital Etiquette

Digital Etiquette is to treat people the way you wanted to be treated and to properly behave, you must display online and with technology. For example, say nice things to people. A bad etiquette is to say mean thing to people or bully them online.


There are two type of legal liability, one is civil liability and one is criminal liability, civil liability can cause injunctions or damages payment, criminal liability could mean a fine, a criminal record, or possibly worse.

Rights and responsibilities

Digital rights and responsibilities means the right to use technology while having a good manners.

Digital Commerce

Digital commerce is a type of e-commerce used by a group of people that delivers and sells products online.


Digital communication is consultation, research, create concept, design develope of homepage, client revision, insert website copy and final design, testing, troubleshooting, and uploading to server.

Health and wellness

It is to use technology safely and appropriately. Like rest you eyes every 10 or 30 minutes so your eyes don't get tired and try to limit yourself while using technology.

Digital access

Digital Access allows for full participation in a technological society. Like if you are using computer, smartphone or laptops you have access in the technology society.

Digital security

Website security is relative and has two components, one internal and one public.