Skip to content

Be In the Know

It is important for parents to stay up to date with the social media trends. There are a large amount of applications that teenagers are using today. In order for parents to help their child navigate this technology driven world, parents need to know the apps that are influencing their child.

The Yik Yak application was commonly used by teenagers before being removed from the app store four years ago. This app was known for being used to spread gossip and cyberbully students.

With the new release, the company has said that there are new precautions in place to keep the app from returning to its former reputation. Francis Agustin wrote a blog post on Insider titled “The controversial app Yik Yak is officially back, 4 years after shutting down”. To stay in the know, we encourage you to read about this app.