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 14 of 14 networks
Facebook & MessengerFacebook and Messenger is a social network to create a page about yourself and talk to others.
KikKik is an instant messaging app which lets you share messages, photos and other content.
SnapchatSnapchat lets you send messages or 'snaps' to contacts, which appear for up to 10 seconds.
YouTubeYouTube allows you to watch, create and comment on videos on a public profile.
TumblrTumblr is a social network that lets you share photos, videos, live broadcasts and other content.
PopJamPopJam is a creative app and website where you can create and share art and take quizzes.
ViberViber lets you text, call, share photos and send video messages to people worldwide.
DubsmashDubsmash is an app to create and share your own music videos with famous sounds and quotes.
Google HangoutsGoogle Hangouts is a computer programme and app that lets you video call, phone or message others.
YuboYubo is an app where you can connect and chat to people. You can video chat and watch live videos.
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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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