The incredible increase in the use of digitalization, mobile devices and social media in the recent period brings with it many problems, especially privacy. Now you have footprints everywhere you go on digital platforms, and these footprints enable different people to know about you and your family. In addition to this, spam comments and digital bullying also make it over the top. What can you do to protect your family in the digital age? We searched for you.
Read the privacy agreements well
Many platforms, especially social media platforms, offer a confidentiality agreement at the membership stage. Vulnerabilities in these contracts are abused in some cases. At this point, you should analyze the confidentiality agreements of the platforms you are a member of. You and your family need to be digitally literate. In this way, you can protect your family a little bit in the digital world.
Pay attention to posts about family life
One of the concepts that entered our lives with digitalization today is digital bullying. In order not to be exposed to digital bullying, you should review your posts twice and educate yourself and your family at this point. Together, you should be careful with what you share on digital platforms and not share things that could be misused by others.
Become digitally literate
With digitalization, being a good digital literate has now become a necessity. You should take a look at the credibility and previous actions of the names and companies behind the platforms you use. If you want to protect your family, you should definitely do this.
Follow your family
You must follow all the steps of your family in the digital world. In this way, you can develop a control mechanism that works systematically and minimize the damage that may occur as a result of the family’s misuse of the digital world. In order to protect yourself and your family in this digital age we live in, it is very important to be in constant communication with them and to create an open communication environment where you can share everything.
Digitalization is now an indispensable part of our lives and our lives are accelerating in this direction. You should now protect both yourself and your family from the negative effects of digital life.