Social Networking

Social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter continue to grow in terms of its popularity especially with children, some as young as 7 or 8 years old. Please click on the links below which aim to provide support regarding a range of key topics in relation to social networking.

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Yubo - Yubo is a location-based social networking app previously known as Yellow. It has been dubbed ‘Tinder for teens’ due to its similarities with the adult dating app, in which users swipe to find matches. Yubo syncs with Snapchat and allows users to livestream themselves to anyone watching, and rate other users.

A useful website promoting safety on the most used sites (Facebook, Skype, Twitter, Youtube, Xbox 360) is: https://www.childnet.com/young-people/secondary/need-help