Should Kids Use Social-Networking Sites?

September 23, 2011

The use of social-networking websites like Facebook and Twitter has soared in the past five years. The sites let users create areas where they can display personal information and build networks of friends. Most sites have minimum-age requirements, but not all of them strictly enforce the rules. Many sites, like Everloop and imbee, are designed especially for kids. But even so, are they a good idea? Vote now in our poll below!


Should Kids Use Social-Networking Sites?
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