Digital Footprints and the Impact of Online Navigation. Jennifer Wagner. What are kids doing on line?. Digital Footprint. Digital Footprint???.
Simply put, a digital footprint is the amount of content, whether it be words, photographs, audio, or video, that is traceable back to a given individual.
Parts of your digital footprint include photographs uploaded to sites like flickr, blog posts attributed to you on Blogger, video files you uploaded to YouTube, posts you wrote on your friends' Facebook Walls, and posts to your Facebook wall by your friends. Content like this makes up your digital footprint.
28% of teens chat with people they don’t know in the offline world
43% shared their first name
24% shared their email address
18% shared a personal photo of themselves
12% shared their cell phone number
Nearly 80% use the web to do research for school assignments
Communicating and downloading content are the two primary uses of the internet by young people
61% of kids play games online, including multiplayer games.
69 % of 13-17 year olds have updated their status on social networking sites to include their physical location.
87% of teens go online some other place than home
(b) child pornography, or
(c) harmful to minors (for computers that are accessed by minors)
P. A. R. E. N. T.
What are your friends doing online?
What are the coolest or newest websites?
Will you show me your favorite sites?
How do you know this friend?
Where did they find this photo?
It’s not a matter of trust – it’s a matter of safety
You do not need to……
Comment on your child’s facebook page
Add baby pictures to your 13 year old’s wall
Your child does not need to…
Share every thought.
Post pictures of friends
Share where they are at every moment
Blogging, Flickr, Scholarships, Awards,
Become an expert, Change the World
Thou shalt not use a computer to harm other people.
Thou shalt not interfere with other people's computer work.
Thou shalt not snoop around in other people's files.
Thou shalt not use a computer to steal.
Thou shalt not use a computer to bear false witness.
Thou shalt not use or copy commercial software for which you have not paid.
Thou shalt not use other people's computer resources without authorization. .
Thou shalt not appropriate other people's intellectual output.
Thou shalt think about the social consequences of the program you write.
Thou shalt use a computer in ways that show consideration and respect.
Computer Household Anymore
Image: 'HO HO HO' http://www.flickr.com/photos/85966598@N00/98619313
Image: 'Yes! It's My Birthday! And It's My+Footprint+:D' http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124425616@N01/475538963
Image: 'Central Park in the Fall' http://www.flickr.com/photos/95572727@N00/4481249207
Image: 'Grand Canyon Wrangler' http://www.flickr.com/photos/7202153@N03/4198114139
Image: 'Hiking Out From Rexford' http://www.flickr.com/photos/36543076@N00/182206645
Image: 'The misty forest' http://www.flickr.com/photos/83189681@N00/3015215842
Image: 'AFF Jump 1: Free & Clear' http://www.flickr.com/photos/30231516@N00/255980128
Image: 'Simon Sky Diving' http://www.flickr.com/photos/98933517@N00/423485388
Image: 'Steve's Skydive' http://www.flickr.com/photos/44392732@N00/3299373471
Image: 'Dessert Bar 2 - Il Barocco, Palazzo+Versace' http://www.flickr.com/photos/10559879@N00/2589205355
Image: 'Any Questions?' http://www.flickr.com/photos/93097232@N00/813966437