The Boy Scout motto of “be prepared” is true in so many contexts – even in the world of cyber-bullying, where attacks can come from unexpected places and at surprising times. Talking to your kids about Internet safety and encouraging healthy technology usage is undeniably valuable, but it can’t protect you 100% from
Monthly Archives: September 2015
In many ways, the Internet is like its own world. And just as you wouldn’t leave your kid alone to play in a strange neighborhood, you shouldn’t allow your child to explore the vast unknown of the Internet without a little bit of supervision. That’s where monitoring software can be extremely helpful.
The principles of good web design have changed a lot over the years, but traditionally the way a site looked had no effect on its search rank. For years, search engine optimization has been a separate issue entirely from design: A great-looking site would appeal to visitors, but it was other factors like content and… Read more »
As a parent, keeping your child safe is a priority. You teach your kids about safety every day, from looking both ways before crossing the street, to never taking a drink from a stranger. But the modern world is full of unexpected dangers, and many families aren’t doing enough to protect their kids from online… Read more »
Google Webmaster Tools – now called Google Search Console – is a powerful tool for site owners looking to boost their visibility on the web and monitor the performance of their sites. It’s one of many tools available to help you understand what’s going on behind the scenes of your website, but it does pose… Read more »
In many ways, the Internet still feels like new technology – but the truth is that the earliest web pages were built more than 25 years ago, long enough for web design to have developed a robust legacy of its own. The sleek websites of today barely resemble the bald interlinked text of the early… Read more »
The Internet is a powerful tool. It can be used to spread information, reach vast audiences, deliver marketing messages and connect people from across the world. But it can also be used to hurt. In recent years, cyber-bullying among young people is on the rise – and it’s a serious problem. What is Cyber-Bullying? Cyber-bullying… Read more »