Efficient use of internet
You can use many applications and services on Internet. It facilitates your daily operations. But you can come across with the dangers that you mustn’t forget. Not to be damaged, the best thing is to learn all the dangers and be a conscious user.
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While using social networking sites
Social network sites always gives us chance to keep in touch with our friends, share the things we like but on these sites your personal information, sharing, friends can be seen by everyone. By paying attention to a few details you can be in safe in social networking sites. 1. We advise you not to share your personal information with everyone. Your telephone number Your school, home and work addresses Your birthday, age Your national id number Your e-mail addresses 2. Close your sharing to the people you don’t want to Your sending Information about your family Relationship status Your interests Your religion and political opinion Your location Your photos and videos 3. Deny friend requests of the people you don’t know because, You don’t know them You don’t know their intention It may hurt you It may upset you 4. Create strong passwords and don’t share with anyone. Because, They may send messages on behalf of you and you may be in difficult situation They may share the things that you don’t want in your profile They may change your profile Picture and settings Your profile can be used by a friend of yours but the responsibility is yours.
Advice for Families
Identify new member of your family Learn internet at least to protect your child Do not limit use of internet, give time limits. Do not let your child neglect his/her school studies. Encourage your child in other social activities. Don’t give him/her chance to default on his/her other responsibilities. Learn the possible dangers Friendship with whom he/she doesn’t know Internet addiction due to overuse of internet Physical health problems Psychological problems like anger, violence and solitude Images that consists of violence and obscenity Teach him/her things he/she should know To say "no" to friend requests to the people he/she doesn’t know To share with you the situations that he/she doesn’t like To refuse attractive but tricky propositions that comes via internet Internet is something really different than real life Real life doesn’t consists of Internet Be example for him/her Determine rules for the internet and you obey them first Sign a family contract with your children and apply the rules Obey the time limits that you have determined in the contract. Organize activities with your family except internet Be your child’s best and most trustable friend. Be careful to social networking sites If your child is registered to these sites, you also register yourself to these sites and become a friend of him/her Make him/her do his/her security settings Tell him not to share his/her full name, address, telephone, school name, and private photos Tell him/her not to add the people they don’t know to their friend list. Check his/her friends regularly.
10 basic rules of internet
Leave it virtual, live your life real 1. You should control the time you spend on the internet. Life doesnt mean Internet. You can have fun with your friends in real life. 2.When you surf on the internet prefer to stay at home and in the same room with your family. 3.Make your choises with your family members and teachers. Do not hesitate to consult them. You can add the websites you like to your favorites. 4. You should question the fidelity of information that you come across on the internet and make a detailed research for the same information from different sources. 5. Don’t ever chat and never be friends with people you don’t know in social networking sites. 6.You shouldn’t meet with people you meet on the internet. If there is really someone you want to know, you should go to the meeting with an adult family member. 7. Don't share your personal information and also your password with anyone else on the internet. You shouldn’t write them to the places easily accessible. Any small detail can be used by malicious people. 8.You should never open unknown sender messages because they generally hold infected, inappropriate and spam files. On your computer you should always have an updated virus and security program. 9. Don’t behave inappropriate to others as you don’t want to be behaved. You shouldn’t insult, slang. If you find a behaviour disrespectful in your real life, don’t behave like that in your virtual life. 10. Whenever you come across with this kind of behavior, you can report to your family members, teachers or to ihbarweb. (www.ihbarweb.org.tror 0312 58282829)