Tag: User Accounts

Internet Safety Checklist

Posted on June 17th, by Cathy Olsen in Internet Safety, Popular. No Comments

We often hear about the threats out on the Internet: cyber bullying, hacking, phishing, gambling, addiction, etc.  It is easy to feel overwhelmed.  Where do I begin?  How can I actually protect my family? Follow the checklist below and you will be well on your way.  Make one change. Wait a few days or a week to make sure it doesn’t break anything.  Then start on the next item on your list.  You will no longer feel overwhelmed but in control!

Internet Safety Checklist

FireDrill – The most important lesson you can teach your child is to alert a parent or adult if they see anything that is ‘scary’ or ‘inappropriate.’ No matter what filters or controls you may have installed, kids will accidently click on the wrong link and stumble upon inappropriate material.  They need to feel comfortable talking to a … Read More »

Recent Posts

The Securemama blog is updated regularly to teach and help people with technology and Internet. Keep it Fun!  Keep it Safe!

Protect Your Family from Pornography


I have been working on this blog for four years now.  I think I have helped a lot of people.  I am glad to...

New Years Internet Safety Resolutions
The holidays are almost over and now we are starting to think about how to improve our lives. Here is some food for...
Black Friday Tips – Holiday Technolo-JAY
Holiday Technolo-JAY:  Black Friday and Beyond


Guest post by Laughing and Losing It, an awesome blogger who creates humorous spins on shopping, kids, cleaning, motherhood,...

Shop Online Safely

If you want to avoid getting trampled on “Black Friday” or even “Black Thursday Night,” shopping online can be a very efficient and effective...

Control the Internet in Your Home

Many of us may feel like a 'victim' of the Internet.  Our kids are on it ALL DAY LONG!  What can you do as...

Cell Phone Safety

Image credit: inhabitots.com

Cell Phone Safety

Guest Post by Amanda Martin:

Amanda Martin, writes about variety of mobile related topics, the favorite are apps for parental...