- An explanation of how the Internet has changed communication. Make sure to use at least one specific example.
-The internet has changed communication by making it easier to contact people with only knowing a little information about them. All you need to know is their email or username and you can text and video chat.
- Define Immediacy, Permanence and Lack of Control as they pertain to the Internet and explain how Immediacy, Permanence and Lack of Control affect both our offline and our online identities and lives. Include at least one example for each.
-Immediacy on the internet is when you post something or twitter or post a picture or video on the internet it is immediately on the internet. Permanence is whenever you decided the internet, it is there forever and there is nothing you could do to get rid of that post. Lack of control is when you have no control who can see your post, it can be screen shoted, reshared and more.
- What are two ways that you can actively manage and protect your identity and your reputation online? (one of each)
-One way you can manage your identity online is limiting the amount of personal information you post on the internet and another thing is to watch where you take your picture because someone might decide to track down where you live.
- Answer the question: “Does the Internet have rules?” Use at least one specific example.
-The internet does have rules. All major internet service providers and website have certain rules and if you break them it is possible for you to get banned from their services.
- Define cyberbullying in your own words.
-Cyberbullying is when you harras/bullying someone over the internet.
- Describe at least 2 kinds of cyberbullying and why they are considered cyberbullying
-One kind of cyberbullying is raiding, raiding is when you send a group of people to harras a person or a group of people over the internet. Sometimes they do it for fun or sometimes they do it because they dislike the person and/or their beliefs/views
- Provide advice for: victims, bullies and bystanders of cyberbullying
-Victims, block and report the person.
-bullies: understand that you are harassing someone online and that you might make that person harm their selves. Stop immediately.
bystanders: Tell the victim to block the bully and block them yourself.
- Your Top 5 tips for using the Internet
On YouTube, there was a young youtuber. His name was Roastingkid1907. One day, he decidedto make 2 videos, "I roast leafyishere" and "I roast Pewdiepie"
Pewdiepie is the most popular Youtuber on youtube, and Leafyishere is also a very big youtuber. He reacts to videos in more unique way more then other youtubers. He was also known for having a horrible fan base, because whenever he reacted to a video, his fans would go on that video and harass the person who made the video. His popularity began when the Youtuber Pewdiepie made a facebook post, linking the "Roasting Pewdiepie" video in the post. At the same time, Leafyishere reacted to the "Roasting leafyishere" video.
The kid received a huge amount of hate on his videos. However, he continued to roast various youtubers. Eventually, thing got bad for him. Kids at his school started to harass him, so he deleted his video. However, Leafyishere still had his reaction to roastingkid videos. His other videos got archived and re uploaded on other channels. He continued to get hate. He eventually posted suicidal picture of himself, and people started to worry he was going to do something bad to his self. He started getting support. He apologized for the roasting videos, deleted his channel, and left forever. The youtube community was happy that he didn't decided to commit suicide. This is a good example of someone not thinking before they post.
If he thought about the consequences of posting that video before he did post it, nothing bad would've happened to him.
Just remember, think before you post, or you could windup in the same situation as him.