How to make social media work for your child

By Internet Matters Team on

Although social media can expose children to digital challenges, it can also be a great tool to help them build a positive digital footprint that will serve them for years to come.  In this article, we've identified five ways you can make social media work for your child. What are the positive aspects of social … Continued

Managing online stranger danger and digital relationships with kids – a parent’s story

By Laura Hitchcock on

Learning how to interact online can be a steep learning curve for children taking their first steps into the online world. Mum of four Laura Hitchcock shares her experiences helping her children navigate stranger danger and digital relationships. Laura Hitchcock can’t remember a time when she wasn’t teaching her children about communication online. “It was … Continued

Smart toys for children that parents will also love

By Andy Robertson on

As Christmas approaches, Tech Expert Andy Robertson gives a great round-up of this year’s best value smart tech toys that will keep children entertained well into 2019 and beyond. Technology develops rapidly. New ideas come and go. So it can be hard to find the best value smart toys that your children are going to enjoy … Continued

Guide to tech: Buying a smart toy – tips for parents

By Parven Kaur on

Whether it's a LEGO Batman App-Controlled Batmobile or Marbotic Smart letters and numbers that help your child learn the basics or Maths and English, if you’re planning to buy a smart toy for your child this Christmas there are a few things to consider before you buy. Parven Kaur, founder of Kids N Clicks, shares … Continued