The fitness culture on social media is strong and growing stronger still. Take a look at hashtags like #fitspo or #instafit to see a sea of edited, angled, photoshopped, and (of course) filtered photos of instagram’s fittest users. Don’t see many teens among them? Try the #BBG hashtag, it’s used by Kayla Itsines‘ followers to show their own progress through her fitness program. This bombardment of ‘fit’ images … Continue reading #Fitspo: Inspirational or detrimental for teens?
One of our core values at VISR is Communication. As 2015 comes to a close – I’d like to share some of our incredible accomplishments over the last year and give a glimpse into our vision as we look towards the next. This year we graduated from a fledgling company into a rocketing startup. We provided parents with over 30,000 safety alerts relating to their … Continue reading Here’s our 2015 Year in Review!! 🚀🚀
With 2015 coming to an end, we decided to create a round-up of important stats concerning child safety online. We’d like to offer parents a conclusive snapshot of how safe their kids and teens are on a variety of social channels, and what parents can do to increase their peace of mind. The average age for first device is 6 years old – that’s right … Continue reading The 6 social media stats every parent needs to know in 2016
Our CEO Robert Reichmann sat down with Liza Fromer and Jeff McArthur this morning to discuss the issues our kids are facing online, including some potential solutions. See the segment below. Continue reading Discussing online safety for kids with Global News