Setting up a profile on a new site or game can seem like a daunting task. Profiles are needed for a variety of sites, from gaming websites and social networking sites to the sites children use for school work. There is plenty to consider, such as choosing the perfect profile picture, creating a memorable password and coming up with a username. All of this may seem even harder when trying to make a safe profile for your child.
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We can all play a part in helping keep children safe from bullying and cyberbullying - whether it's happening at school, at home or online.
NSPCC's advice and support for parents and carers and schools. Read more
This location based map allows users to see where in the country their Snapchat contacts are, as well as seeing location based photos and videos. The Snap Map shows a user’s Bitmoji, their cartoon avatar within Snapchat, pinpointed on a world map. Users can then zoom into the map to see the exact location of their friends.
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This report has been published by the UK Safer Internet Centre and launched for Safer Internet Day 2017.