What Can You Do For Kids Online Safety

Here are some suggestions for kids online safety from security expert of Aobo Software. Parents may find it useful for protecting their kids.

What Parents Can Do

  • Keep computer in family area to better monitor your child’s activity
  • Regularly spend time online with your child to learn about his or her interests and activities
  • Teach your child to end any experience online when he or she feels uncomfortable or scared
  • Establish an atmosphere of trust and understanding with your child by not blaming him/her
  • Discuss the difference between advertising and educational or entertaining content
  • Establish strict rules for ordering products (and then monitor credit card bills)

What Parental Control Can Do

  • Block access to websites identified as inappropriate for kids
  • Permit access only to applications specifically approved for kids
  • Allow you to specify websites that are appropriate for your child
  • Monitor your kids’ website visits on a computer
  • Allow you to set different restrictions for each family member
  • Limit results of an Internet search to content appropriate for kids

What Parental Control Software You Can Choose From

  • Tool for blocking sites and programs on PC: Aobo Web Filter
  • Tool for blocking sites and programs on Mac: Aobo Filter for Mac
  • Parental monitoring software for PC: Micro PC Keylogger
  • Parental monitoring software for Mac: Aobo Mac Keylogger

Make sure you ask what criteria the tool uses and how the evaluation process works; then check out the tool yourself.

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