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 Wednesday, November 10, 2010
A Parents' Guide to Facebook Offers Hands-On Help in Optimizing Teens' Safety and Privacy on World's No. 1 Social Networking Site

Guidebook by Anne Collier and Larry Magid of is published in partnership with the iKeepSafe Coalition. and the iKeepSafe Coalition are pleased to announce the publication of A Parents' Guide to Facebook. The 35-page booklet and online resource available for reading and printing at provides parents with the perspective and how-to information they need to help their teens optimize their privacy and safety on Facebook. Magid and Collier had earlier co-authored MySpace Unraveled: A Parents' Guide to Teen Social Networking (Peachpit Press, 2006).

The guide features hands-on, step-by-step instructions and illustrations, as well as parenting points on safety, privacy, and reputation protection. It covers both cellphone- and computer-based use of Facebook and the site's newest features, including Places, Groups, and the latest privacy updates.


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