Social Networking: The Ultimate Teen Guide by Jennifer ObeeSocial Networking: The Ultimate Teen Guide by Jennifer Obee

Social Networking: The Ultimate Teen Guide

byJennifer Obee

Hardcover | May 18, 2012

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Social networking is now an entrenched activity for nearly every teen in the country. A recent study showed that nearly 75% of American teens use an online social network, a percentage that continues to rise. Librarians, such as the author herself, are often asked by young adults for help and advice on social networking, but teens also turn to their friends for information, which can be inaccurate or incomplete.Social Networking: The Ultimate Teen Guide helps young adults make the most of their online experience, giving them a complete understanding of social networking while also addressing online safety. Author Jennifer Obee helps teens navigate through the challenging intricacies of social networks, covering such topics as: ·Facebook·YouTube·Twitter·netspeak·blogs·privacy·cyberbullying·videochat·smartphones.  With quotes from teenagers about their favorite sites and personal stories, Social Networking is the perfect resource for teens trying to gain a better understanding of the vast online world.
Jennifer Obee is the teen services librarian for the Standley Lake Public Library of the Jefferson County Public Library system (Colorado). She has served as the chair of the Teen Advocates Round Table, a committee of teen services librarians, and is part of a Teen Advisory Board for librarians. Obee is currently a part of the Colorado...
Title:Social Networking: The Ultimate Teen GuideFormat:HardcoverDimensions:260 pages, 10.43 × 7.25 × 0.81 inPublished:May 18, 2012Publisher:Scarecrow PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810881209

ISBN - 13:9780810881204


Table of Contents

Chapter 1: This Ain't Your Parents' InternetChapter 2: Stay Safe and Be SmartChapter 3: Stick up for Yourself: CyberbullyingChapter 4: If You're Friendly and You Know It: Keeping up with FriendsChapter 5: Other Ways to Socialize With Friends OnlineChapter 6: The Mobile WorldChapter 7: How to Save the WorldChapter 8: Home-made Movies: Manage your VideosChapter 9: Attune to the Tunes: Managing your MusicChapter 10: Say Cheese!: Manage your PhotosChapter 11: Love Them, May as Well Follow Them: CelebritiesChapter 12: Get those A's: Doing SchoolChapter 13: Have Fun, Play Games, Avoid BoredomChapter 14: Kicking the Habit: When and How to QuitChapter 15: The Internet: The Final Frontier?Suggested Reading List

Editorial Reviews

While it is subtitled The Ultimate Teen Guide, this incredibly substantial and user-friendly manual is just as beneficial and appropriate for adults who wish to learn about social media and the Internet as it is for teens. This thorough guidebook provides practical information, constructive advice, and riveting facts about everything Internet related. It is not simply a book to be read but to be used and implemented. ... Share this treasure trove of computer wisdom with every adult, teen, parent, teacher, and colleague who crosses your path.