Social Media Smarts: They’re Watching You: Personal Privacy on Social Media, 1st Edition

  • Alexis Burling
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1978507798
  • ISBN-13: 9781978507791
  • DDC: 302.3
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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For many teens, maintaining a strong social media presence is all about sharing wacky videos with friends, posting fun photographs, or following their favorite bands and brands. What they may not realize is that corporations are mining Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and other social media platforms for marketable data. Being too open on social media can also expose teens to other risks, such as identity theft. but this book has readers covered. They'll learn practical tips on how to be smart about personal privacy. A compelling, non-preachy main text and suggestions for further reading help teens get their social media fix while still playing it safe.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Frontmatter.
1: The Private vs. Public You.
2: Marketing and Data Mining.
3: Hacking, Phishing, and Identity Theft.
4: Deactivate or Delete.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.