What are people saying about
Dubsmash?

O2 Guru's Top Tip for Dubsmash

O2 Guru Camila says:

“Did you know once you remove a contact from the contact list it also blocks them from sending 'dubs' to you? Don't worry they can be re-added but this is a great way to ensure your kids are safe online.”

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What's the right age for Dubsmash?

13+

Dubsmash says

This is taken from Dubsmash’s own guidelines and is accurate as of March 2017.

12+

Our panel of parents say

Based on our independent panel of nearly 700 parents, surveyed through YouGov in January 2017.

9+

Children say

Based on 1,696 responses from children and young people in December 2016 and January 2017.

12+

Net Aware visitors say

Based on 80 votes from visitors to the Net Aware site – you can vote too.

What do you think?

Adjust the slider and tell us what you think is the right age to join Dubsmash:

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18+

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Is content on Dubsmash suitable for children and young people?

We asked young people and parents to tell us about the content they came across on Dubsmash. Here are the types of inappropriate content that they reported:

Sexual

Low Risk

Violence and hatred

Medium Risk

Bullying

Low Risk

Suicide and self-harm

Low Risk

Other

Medium Risk

50% of parents reported seeing adult or illegal content, which could include alcohol, gambling, swearing or drugs on Dubsmash. 38% reported content related to suicide and self harm.

23% of young people reported seeing violence and hatred on Dubsmash. 13% reported sexual content.

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