Do you know the age restrictions for the different social media platforms your kids are on?

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It is important to know which platforms your kids can be on.

Numerous social media platforms keep surfacing every other year, and kids have access to download and use these apps.

It is therefore important for parents to know which accounts their children can use and those that they cant.

Also Read: TikTok safety tips for teens and parents

According to Childline South Africa, kid’s private information can be accessed by strangers if the right privacy settings are not put in place.

Sexual solicitation and possible abductions are some of the dangers that young children are subjected to on social media.

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