The internet is a wonderful tool that provides access to communication and information, and has made our lives simpler. The emergence of social networks has provided a great way to interact with people regardless of whether it’s for business or socializing, and has given ordinary people a voice and the ability to express themselves freely. This is why one must abide by a social code when using social media, which should make the experience pleasant and safe for everyone. It is, therefore, important to be aware of the ethics and etiquette that comprise the code of ethics and etiquette that govern social media.

Social Media Etiquette or netiquette is essentially a loose and continuously evolving set of rules governing online communication behavior. It addresses maintaining one’s own and others’ dignity, respect and privacy. As in ofine behavior, abiding by etiquette and ethics online pays off in the long run.

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Best Practice

Annoying Behavior

Gender Sensitivity


Criminal Behavior on Social Networks

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