An i OS app that is used if you don’t want anyone to know that you downloaded a privacy app.
The icon is disguised as “My Utilities,” so no one will ever guess there are private photos tucked away in your phone.
Perhaps most importantly to teens, these apps can feel consequence-free. Data never really disappears, and anonymity carries big risks.
With its immediate instructions to show common courtesy and respect for other teens on the site, The Teen Flirt Chat Room fosters a healthy, considerate environment. Just think of a screen name you would like to use and type it in.There are a few social sites that promote chatting with strangers.Parents should familiarize themselves with those sites so they can recognize if their children are using them.But keeping up with Facebook friends through ad-filled news feeds and lengthy profiles, especially given the fact that everyone knows your name, is starting to feel tiresome to many teens.Facebook is still a go-to place for many things, such as wishing someone a happy birthday or stalking a crush.For your personal safety, do not ask for or give out your last name, address, phone number, email address, passwords or any of your Facebook, Skype, Yahoo, etc information to any person in this chat room.Advertised as “Funny Anonymous School News For Confessions & Compliments” in the Apple Store, this anonymous app by Ambient is much like Yik Yak and Whisper. Learn more about After School in this Safe Smart Social video.ASKfm is a social network where members interact by inviting others to ask anonymous questions.ASKfm has a Safety Center to “empower users with the information, guidance and tools they need to navigate safely and enjoy the service.” Watch this Safe Smart Social video to learn more.There are also a plethora of message boards if you don't prefer real-time chatting.They allow you to find topics that interest you, then post your thoughts on them and read what other teens have to say.