Social Networking

There are more than thirty powerhouses involved in the social networking phenomenon sweeping the internet at the moment, with undoubtedly Facebook and Twitter leading the charge.

YourLifeChoices shows you how to get involved.

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How to delete yourself from the internet

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Facebook dating: Login for love

Facebook wants to be more than 'friends'

Facebook dating: Login for love

Facebook is introducing a new 'dating' feature for its 200 million single users.

How to spice up your texts

How to spice up your texts

How to spice up your texts

Here’s how to access and use emojis and GIFs for the most fun over text.

Addressing the digital inclusion gap

Addressing the digital inclusion gap

Addressing the digital inclusion gap

Swinburne University develops a model to build digital literacy among over 60s.

Make Facebook’s app less intrusive

Facebook app on phone in back jeans pocket

Make Facebook’s app less intrusive

A few simple ways to make the Facebook app less intrusive.

Resources

Starting out on social media

With which social media websites should you sign up?

Which should you use?

Understanding acronyms

Drew shares commonly used text chat acronyms and what they mean.

FYI

Unfriend notifications on Facebook

Get notifications via email every time someone unfriends you on Facebook.

Track who unfriends you

News

Apple to stop Facebook tracking

Facebook’s ability to automatically track web users comes under attack.

Dead in its tracks

Keep your Facebook account secure

Follow our helpful hints on how to keep your Facebook account secure.

Stay safe online

Facebook implements ‘save’ feature

This new feature allows you to save links that you see on your Facebook to read later.

Find out how to use it.

Tutorials / How To

Blocking annoying relatives

Block social media comments and emails from a family member without offending them.

Activate these settings

Facebook cheat sheet

Waste your time more efficiently with our Facebook cheat sheet.

Time better spent

Take control of your Facebook feed

Are you sick of only seeing what Facebook wants you to see?

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