About this guide
This guide for parents has been written by children’s charity Childnet International and Net
Family News, Inc., with support from Pro-Music. Cartoons by John Byrne.
The views in this document are solely those of Childnet.
Childnet is a non-profi t organisation working to help make the Internet a great and safe place
for children. Registered as a charity in the UK (number 1080173).
Pro-Music is an international music sector education campaign about digital music. This guide
is supported by pro-music member organisations representing musicians, performers, artists,
major and independent record companies, publishers and retailers across the music industry.www.childnet-int.org and www.chatdanger.com.
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