What is Social Media?
Many People use social media but how many? Social media is a fairly new way to communicate. Did you know that about 70% of people in the US have at least 1 social media profile.
Instagram is reported to have about 300 million active monthly users.
Facebook is one of the most popular forms of social media. There are rumored to be about 1.3 billion active users.
It has been reported that Snapchat has 100 million users.
With Great Power Comes Great Opportunity
Now just because you have so many choices and options with social media, doesn't mean you have to misuse it. Don't cyberbully.
How to stay safe
Change your passwords often.
If you don't change your passwords regularly, you may become a victim of hackers and fraud.
Check If there is anyway to be private
On Instagram and most other social media sites, you may see an option to make your account private. By making your account private, this ensures that nobody can see your profile unless you give them permission.