Before Uploading Kids Photos and Videos on Social Media, Read This!

Uploading child photos and videos to social media accounts or seeing friends who already have children uploading the content is already a very common thing. This happens because many parents want to show the behavior or development of their children are smart, funny, and adorable. You also one of them?
Uploading various photos and videos of children is commonplace. However, you should pay attention to some of the signs for uploading the content will not endanger the child. Here are six types of photos or videos that you can not upload on social media.

1. Photos and videos of your child with other people's children

You may be happy with your child's moment together with other children, for example when they play together, celebrate birthdays, and so on. However, you need to be aware that not all parents like their child's photos published in social media. Therefore, avoid uploading photos of your child along with other people's children. If you really want to do it, ask the parents for permission first, even if the parents are your friends or relatives. 

2. Photos and videos that expose sensitive body parts

In this age, more and more pedophiles are circulating in cyberspace. Maybe you still remember with one of them, a group on Facebook called "Official Candy Group". The group contains a collection of pedophile actors who get photos of children from their parents' social media accounts. To avoid this, do not expose the child's body parts that could potentially make pedophiles "interested" with your child, for example when the child is in the shower, just wearing underwear, or showing other body parts such as chest, abdomen, or thigh.

3. Real-time photos and videos along with location information

Many parents are happy to update things experienced with the child in real-time , for example through Instagram story , Snapchat , or Facebook story . Not infrequently, parents also include the location of the child was at that time. If you have this habit, you should consider minimizing or stopping it from now on.

This can get everyone who accesses your social media-especially if your account is not "locked" -can know whereabouts of the child. This can be exploited by various actors to commit crime on your child.

4. Include the name of the school or daycare

As much as possible avoid mentioning the name of the school, daycare children , or other places regularly visited the child. Also, do not mention the complete home address in social media. As with previous points, it will make it easier for foreigners to know where children are and to give them access to kidnapping children.

5. Photos and videos that embarrass children

Children's behavior is funny and adorable, and this is what makes parents directly activate the photo and video feature on the smartphone and immediately record the behavior of children. Before you upload it, try to position yourself as a child: do you mind if the photo or video is seen by many people? If the photo or video is felt to make a child feel embarrassed or inferior when he sees the content as he grows up, you should not upload.

6. Allow everyone to access child photos and videos

Although the internet, especially social media, makes a lot of people easily upload all aspects of one's life, even personal affairs, as if making a lot of people no longer care about privacy. In essence, be careful in uploading content about children on social media. As a parent, you must maintain the privacy of the child. Give him the freedom to grow without the whole world knowing.

This should be avoided. Be selective about who can see your child's photos. If you use the facebook app, set the settings so that the photos and videos can only be viewed by your friends or only visible to certain people. If using Instagram, control the privacy of photos and videos by making your account private . Thus, not everyone can access your child's photos and videos easily.

On the one hand, seeing the existence of children in social media is indeed something interesting, entertaining, and even inspiring other parents. However, on the other hand these actions can also harm children. Remember, any information about the child, including photos and videos of himself, can be misused by irresponsible people. In order for children In order for children to avoid these dangers, pay attention to the rules of uploading photos and videos of children in social media to keep their security protected.

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