The picture the young girl is holding says “Mom is trying to show me how many people can see a picture once it’s on the internet.”
It was shared on the page earlier today and since then has been shared 54,637 times (at 9:45 p.m.), which obviously proves the point. A viral picture you may regret later can spread beyond your control pretty quickly.
Here are some online safety rules for parents and kids, courtesy of CNN:
- Educate yourself
- Take advantage of existing tools
- Set and enforce limits
- Keep the real and virtual worlds separate