How do I stay safe?
What should and shouldn't I share?
From only sharing a few things people can find your location and you name and other personal information. You shouldn't share:
- Your Address
- Personal Photos
- Your Email
- Your Phone number
Do you really need it?
What about Consoles?
Keep It Real
- Is this going to harm/hurt anyone feelings?
- Is this offensive or racist?
- Do I want people knowing this?
Not Sure What Words Mean?
Hidden Dangers - There are many dangers on the internet like Pop-ups and Paedophiles, you can avoid many of these. But you have to be careful because the internet is worldwide.
Personal Information - This information is your phone number and other things you don't want strangers seeing or even your friends in some cases.
Privacy settings - The Higher the privacy setting; the better. It keeps you safe from strangers. You should always put it 'High'
Peer Pressure - Peer pressure is when someone nags you to do something like: Creating a profile on Facebook or Buying a certain game.
Consequences - You should always consider the consequences of posting something that's either racist or offensive to someone. The police may get involved if it's bad!
Back-up - This is when your phone/computer backs up things by storing it then somewhere If something goes wrong.