Take Charge of Your Online Reputation

Microsoft.com offers the following ideas on how to Take Charge of Your Online Reputation: Chances are you already have a reputation online, even if you don’t want one. On Web sites across the Internet, people can find information about you. You should be aware...
Covenant Eyes: Freedom from Pornography

Covenant Eyes: Freedom from Pornography

On this site, I maintain an ongoing page that lists resources in overcoming pornography. I know that pornography is a big problem in the world today, and growing bigger. One of the best programs I’ve seen to help your family stay clear of pornography is Covenant...

Facebook Safety on Mobile Devices

Do you access Facebook from a mobile device? Today Facebook announced a full range of mobile privacy settings to control your preferences on the go. All of Facebook’s privacy controls are now available from any browser-enabled mobile device. Read more at the...

Tips for Social Networking Safety

Microsoft.com offers the following 11 Tips for Social Networking Safety: Social networking Web sites like MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, and Windows Live Spaces are services people can use to connect with others to share information like photos, videos, and personal...
Facebook Privacy Settings

Facebook Privacy Settings

Facebook has recently changed its privacy controls to let users determine who gets to see pictures, comments, videos, and other material in profiles. If you have a Facebook account, I’d recommend you take some time to review and update your personal privacy...

Winning the War on Pornography

According to 2010 statistics, the average age a child is first exposed to Internet pornography is 8 years old.  90% of 12-17-year-old boys have viewed pornography online, most while doing homework. Additionally, recent medical findings indicate that even one exposure...
LDS Church Launches Combating Pornography Web Site

LDS Church Launches Combating Pornography Web Site

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has launched a Web site that provides resources for individuals, spouses, parents, youth, and leaders on how to avoid pornography or overcome the effects of its use.combat pornography. CombatingPornography.org (later...

Internet Filtering and Accountability Programs

Many have asked me for a list of good Internet filters and accountability programs. Everyone has their favorites, but here’s my short list of filters: x3watch.com (free and paid versions) OpenDNS (free and paid versions) Content Watch However, rather than just...
Protecting Families from Pornography Conference

Protecting Families from Pornography Conference

The Utah Coalition Against Pornography will hold its 9th Annual Conference on Protecting Children and Families from Pornography and Other Harmful Material on Saturday, March 27, 2010, 9:00am – 1:00pm, at the Little America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah. This...

Chatroulette

Chatroulette is the weirdest new Internet pastime. The site pairs you with a random videochat partner. You can choose to videochat with that random stranger or click on to the next. Fox News describes Chatroulette as a “predator’s paradise.”...
Cyber Safety Fairs

Cyber Safety Fairs

See Ken Knapton’s Facebook page “Cyber Safety: Maintaining Morality in a Digital World.” He’s sponsoring several safety events along the Wasatch Front over the next few weeks.
Fight the New Drug: Pornography

Fight the New Drug: Pornography

Update Feb. 12, 2014: See Free Program for Youth to Overcome Pornography Fight the New Drug (FightTheNewDrug.org) is a youth-oriented, non-profit organization dedicated to raising global awareness on the addictive and harmful potential of pornography. Started by four...
Kids’ Access to Media

Kids’ Access to Media

Parents have a tough job these days. Kids have access to more media than you can imagine. And not all of it is kid-friendly. How in the world can you stay on top of it all? This video from Good Morning America has some good advice. Every parent should take a few...
Conference on the Affects of Pornography on the Brain

Conference on the Affects of Pornography on the Brain

Conference on the Affects of Pornography on the Brain in Pocatello, Idaho Falls, and Rexburg, Idaho. Last year, we told you about an anti-pornography conference in Idaho. The promotional video about that conference was viewed nearly 53,000 times! This year’s...

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