“You wouldn’t let your child stay over at a friend’s house without getting to know the family, so spend some time on MXit so that you understand where your child is interacting,”” says mobile instant messaging service MXit. In addition to strict security measures for its users, MXit has also developed guidelines to help empower parents. And Gadget has some advice of its own to add.
And Gadget’s bottom line advice to parents: MXit is just one of many social networks in which your child can participate. Become familiar with the popular ones, like Facebook and Twitter, and keep in step with both the networks and the activity that occurs on those networks.
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