Protecting children from the modern dangers of Internet predators starts at home when children are very young, says parenting blogger Leslie Morgan Steiner.
The Blacksburg, Virginia teen found dead in North Carolina had been using the messaging app Kik. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children says parents may not be aware of the anonymous apps that are becoming a favorite way for young people to communicate with friends and strangers.
Facebook accounts are so prevalent that the social media giant brags
about its 1.1 billion users worldwide. But, the social media giant admits its
seeing a decrease in daily usage among teens.