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UK Council for Child Internet Safety, Good Practice Guidance for the Providers of Social Networking Guidance and Other User Interactive Services (updated 2010) (full-text).


This document has been produced to provide good practice recommendations for the providers of social networking and other user-interactive sites, to enhance the safety of children and young people using their services.

The guidance also seeks to:

  • describe the evolution of the Internet in respect of social networking and other user-interactive services;
  • highlight potential risk]s and safety concerns; and
  • provide industry and others with safety advice and tips for children and young people, and their parents and carers, to use as they wish.