Category: Social Media Guide

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What do your emojis say about you

Communication is a big part of our lives and effective communication allows us to have successful relationships.  Verbal communication is the sounds and words (or speech) we use when talking with another person or...

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Disconnect

I know that I can speak for many when I say that social media can be distracting.  We have so many ways to access it, from phones to computers to tablets, and we often...

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Don’t wanna see it.

Sometimes people in our online social networks post videos… and sometimes they are things we’d rather not see, but we don’t even get the chance to decide whether or not we want to look...

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Sarahah app

Sarahah is a relatively new app available for download from Apple’s App Store.  The English version became available in June and since then the free app has skyrocketed to the No. 1 spot in Apple’s...

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Staying Active

We all know how easy it is to get distracted by social media! I can think of times, myself, where I’ve spent way too much time looking at posts when I could have been...

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Instagram’s newest safety tool

Last year Instagram introduced a new feature that allows users to turn off comments on individual Instagram posts, as well as allow users to block posts with certain words.  Now the social media company...

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One thing that can be really tough when you have a mental illness is feeling like you are less than. Especially when you see stuff stuff on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the like.  It...

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Credible Sources

Sometimes it an be hard to figure out what information on social media sites comes from reliable and credible sources.  Just because something sounds true does not mean it is.  Here is a list...

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Internet Stranger

Although the internet can be a great place to learn, connect, and meet people from all over the world, it is important to watch for warning signs and take preventative measures. Never give out...

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Social media: reflect back

Have you noticed that sometimes after looking at social media, you feel worse? Sometimes it is fun to look at social media, but other times, it can worsen your mood. It can be different...