Rather than trying to cover every social network out there, we’re focusing on the ones kids use the most.How we developed this guide
Showing 7 of 7 networks
Facebook & MessengerFacebook and Messenger is a social network to create a page about yourself and talk to others.
SkypeSkype lets you send instant messages and make audio and video calls to others around the world.
OmegleOmegle randomly connects you to someone for a one-to-one audio or video conversation.
ViberViber lets you text, call, share photos and send video messages to people worldwide.
Google HangoutsGoogle Hangouts is a computer programme and app that lets you video call, phone or message others.
FaceTimeFaceTime allows you to make video and audio calls from your Apple devices using the internet.
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About this guide
We worked with 674 parents and carers, and 1,696 young people to review the sites, apps and games that children use.
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