• Follow family or parent rules when playing online games and using the internet.
  • Never use the internet to spread gossip, bully or hurt someone's reputation.
  • If something or someone is sharing information online that's causing uncomfortable feelings, do not respond, delete a post and, most importantly, tell a trusted adult.
  • Post only what feels comfortable for the whole world to see, including parents and teachers.
  • Never meet in person with an online stranger.
  • Do not share personal information such as a birth name, address, phone number, financial information, school name, passwords or other private information.

Minimum Age Requirements for Popular Social Media Sites:

  • Snapchat – 13 years old
  • Instagram – 13 years old
  • Twitter – 13 years old
  • Facebook – 13 years old

These are just a few of the many social networking sites out there and minimum age requirements differ.

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