This infographic provides some interesting insights into how kids are interacting with social media and how this can be an indication of the future. There is a definite increase in younger children using social media, which raises number of question, both for marketers and sociologists.
There are both positive and negative consequences to this trend, including cyberbullying, which has become a focus of s great deal of new research. Cyberbullying is when a “…child, preteen or teen is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted by another child, preteen or teen using the Internet, interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones”. (http://stopcyberbullying.org/).
Infographic by FashionPlaytes