As far as entertainment in concerned, internet is perfect. There are so many things to do with the internet. You can communicate with loved ones all over the world, you can play games, learn about the news, access social networking websites,etc. As much fun as internet is, it is also very dangerous if children have access to it. Internet is a way to see violence, pornography, abuse, etc.
So for parents who have children, their main concern is how to make the internet safe? Here are some tips.
- The first thing to do is to block websites that are unhealthy influence to children. This includes porn sites, sites that promotes violence, or any website whatsoever that is not appropriate for minors.
- Make sure that you monitor their computer use when you have time.
- Explain to the children the importance of safe use of the internet. Online games is okay if done moderately and if explained that violence is unacceptable outside the computer world.