Digital Footprint

Social Networking

"Facebook, what is it?"


  • Facebook is the world's most popular social networking website. It makes it easy for you to connect and share with your family and friends online. Facebook has even helped the web become more open and social.
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What do people post on Facebook?

People like to post:


What is Facebook and How Does it Work? A Brief Overview of the World's Largest Social Network

Digital Footprint Issues

Digital Footprint Issues

What type of content is appropriate to post on Facebook?


Some things that are appropriate to post on Facebook are:


  • Pets
  • Family
  • Videos
  • Jokes
  • Vacations


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What type of content is inappropriate to post on Facebook?



  • Mean words
  • Inappropriate pictures
  • Gross videos/Vines


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Mom fired over Facebook status

Privacy / Safety

What type of content is important to keep private?



  • Phone numbers
  • Address
  • Home town/City/State
  • Some Pictures
  • Sometimes your name
What could be the possible consequences for posting this content on Facebook?



  • Grounded
  • Phone taken away
  • Parents finding out
Facebook Post Privacy