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Do You Know Who Your Social Media Friends Are?

There’s a famous saying that goes, “Tell me who your friends are and I’ll tell you who are.” Well, we’d like to propose an updated version of that: “Tell me who your social media friends are and I’ll tell you how safe you are online.” And that’s a fact!

Social media has been part of our daily lives since the digital space became our favorite tambayan (read: news, homeworks, TV shows, etc.), and with the Philippines being the social media capital of the world for the fourth consecutive year now, it’s safe to say we are the friendliest people on the planet–both offline and online

Ang tanong, what kind of friends are you keeping? The dangers of social media are increasing at an alarming rate, and young people like you are the most vulnerable to these cyber enemies posing as friends. The good news is, daig ng may alam ang may balak mang scam. 

Take this quiz and we’ll tell you how safe you are online with your social media friends!

 

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