By having open and honest communications about what digital device they are going to use (computer, tablet, x-box etc.), if they are interacting with others and if so who the other people are (are they talking to their friends from school or people they have not met?) and what they are going to do on the device (use the internet, game, watch YouTube etc.). They are more likely to remain safe online and bring any concerns to you.
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