Ask.fm Monitoring: What Parents Need to Know

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/is-ask-fm-safe/

What is Ask.fm? Ask.fm is a free app and website that allows users to post anonymous comments and questions to a person’s profile. You can sign up by creating an account through Ask.fm or sign in using a Facebook or Twitter account. The app makes it easy to share content on other social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. Users have the option of cross-posting questions and answers on their Facebook and Twitter feeds and even operate the AskFM app from within Facebook. Bark monitors the questions/comments they ask and the answers received and the questions/comments they are asked…