Has anyone heard of the app Sarahah that kids are going crazy about? It is an application that can be download from the apple store or play store. Sarahah means ‘honesty’ in Arabic.
Why has the app gone viral ? 3 simple reasons:
Initially it is designed to get anonymous feedback in the work place. But now it is popular for its anonymous controversial comments.
This is how it works :
BUT, this workplace tool has now been used for cyberbullying. Teens and kids gets hateful messages, insults and are bullied through this app.
Its anonymous comments makes it almost impossible to identify who the offenders are. Your child may be subjected to profane messages.
There are privacy setting in place where you can disable your profile from appearing in the search box and block users from posting.
Anyone ever tried this app? Or knows if their kids uses it? What are your thoughts on this app?
Don’t forget to stay safe online