Social Media

4 Signs You’re Addicted to Facebook

4 Signs You're Addicted to Facebook How much time do you spend on Facebook? It has become so much a part of our lives these...

Things Teens SHOULD BE Doing With Social Media

Things Teens SHOULD BE Doing With Social Media Teens and social media. Those two words together can strike fear into the heart of many parents....

How to Download Your Instagram Data

How to Download Your Instagram Data Over the past month I saw so many beautiful photos of proms and graduation parties. It made me realize...

How to Download Your Facebook Data

How to Download Your Facebook Data As investigations into Cambridge Analytica continue, it’s important to understand the role technology plays in our lives. And, to...

Parent Guide to Kudos

Parent Guide to Kudos What is Kudos? Kudos is a photo-sharing app designed for children ages 8 to 13. It introduces kids to social media...

Instagram is Not the Enemy

There have been many recent articles warning of social media platforms harmful to young people’s mental health. Instagram of course is on this list. While...

5 Nevers of Social Media in College: From One College Student to Another

5 Rules for Social Media in College: From One College Student to Another College has been one of the greatest times in my life. As...

The Blue Whale Challenge and Other Dangerous Social Media Games

The blue whale challenge, a dangerous social media game, has been causing fears among parents recently. This "game" has been allegedly responsible for at least...

The Right Age to Introduce Kids to Social Media

The Right Age to Introduce Kids to Social Media I often joke with my parents about how I was their best child. I’m one of...

Is Your Teen Doing This on Social Media?

It seems almost daily we are bombarded with headlines like “Is Your Teen Doing This on Social Media?” Oftentimes the “this” is something scary and horrific....

3 Social Media Skills Every Teen Needs

76% of teens ages 13 to 17 use social media. Our teens are incredible tech savvy. Their social media skills often rival or exceed that...

5 easy steps to Remove the Location from your Child’s Instagram Photo

It’s the holiday season. Many kids are posting photos while out and about with their friends. 52% of teens are using Instagram. Many kids are...

Guiding Kids Through Social Media

Guiding Kids Through Social Media by Leah Nieman Social networking is on the rise.  A recent study by the Pew Research...

Twitter and Meerkat on Technology Friday

It’s Technology Friday and today we’re going to be talking about Twitter and Meerkat. Tweets just became more searchable! You no longer have to go...

Live Streaming Teens

Welcome to the World of Live Streaming Teens Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to speak at the Teach Them Diligently conference in Atlanta, GA....

Technology Friday – Responding to Unkindness

It's Technology Friday! This week we'll look at the new update from Instagram. And let's talk about responding to unkindness, shall we? I'll be honest, there's...

Technology Friday – Instagram News

It's Technology Friday! This week we have the latest Instagram news. If you use Instagram, you don't want to miss it. Also, how different are...

Social Media and Teens

Earlier this year, we discussed online safety for younger kids. Now, I'd like to talk about technology and teens. Yes, this means social media and teens. It can...

Friday Technology News and Trends

It's Friday so that means I’ll be sharing some fun technology news and trends. I want to keep you up to date on technology new...

Technology Thoughts and Trends Friday

It's Friday so that means I’ll be sharing some fun technology thoughts and trends. I want to keep you up to date on technology thoughts...