Resource Guide

Apps Guide

Learn about the social media apps your kids may be using.
Learn more about the messaging app, Kik, and how it works with Kik's Guide for Parents.
Whisper is a free mobile app that encourages users to post pictures and share secrets anonymously.

The Kindr app is a free mobile messaging app that enables users to spread kindness by sending their friends and family pre-written or original compliments.

Learn how Snapchat works, and find information about protecting your kids privacy settings and passwords in this parent’s guide.

WhatsApp is a mobile app that allows users to send and receive messages, pictures, audio notes, and video messages. Learn more about the app’s privacy settings and how to turn off the background location setting here.

Use this parent’s guide to learn more about how your kids can use the app to share responsibly.

Tumblr is a popular online space where users design original profiles, share blogs and photos, and follow others with similar interests.

VSCO is a free app for sharing and editing pictures. Check out this guide to manage your child or teen’s privacy features and in-app purchases.

Twitter is a free social media app that allows its users to share their thoughts in messages that are 140 characters or less.