Staying safe on the internet

By KIMON GRIGORAKIS

Your responsabilities

The internet is very complicated and you have to think very carefully what you do and what you upload.On the internet you are a completely unknown, you can disguise as whoever you want. It is a very big and difficult story. It is hard to manage it and control it. You never know for certain who it is. It is avery dangerous game. That is why you should always be careful on the internet because there are some pretty nasty people out there that are there to annoy you. But of course that person he doesn't have to be an unknown person it can just as well be your best friend who is picking. As we all know cyber bullying s a very big part of bullying these days that is why people all over the world are discussing and trying to found a solution for it.

Some facts

1) Don’t post any personal information online , like your address, email address or mobile number.

2) Think carefully before posting pictures or videos of yourself. Once you’ve put a picture of yourself online most people can see it and may be able to download it, it’s not just yours anymore.

3) Keep your privacy settings as high as possible

4) Never give out your passwords

5) Don’t befriend people you don’t know

6) Don’t meet up with people you’ve met online. Speak to your parent or carer about people suggesting you do

7) Remember that not everyone online is who they say they are

8) Think carefully about what you say before you post something online

9) Respect other people’s views, even if you don’t agree with someone else’s views doesn’t mean you need to be rude

10) If you see something online that makes you feel uncomfortable, unsafe or worried: leave the website, turn off your computer if you want to and tell a trusted adult immediately.


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