ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: BitDefender’s BitMoms Community Teaches Families to Stay Safe Online

Thursday, August 5, 2010

BitDefender’s BitMoms Community Teaches Families to Stay Safe Online

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Hello readers! Today we welcome our newest sponsor, who would like to share some important information with you and offer a giveaway! Read below for the details.

If words like sexting, social networking, tweeting, wall posts, cyberbullying, objectionable content, security, and privacy settings make you uncomfortable, the free community can serve as a useful resource to help you keep your kids safe online. BitMoms provides news, content, and resources about family internet safety and security issues to make the internet a safer place for children.

Powered by BitDefender, the award-winning provider of innovative internet security solutions, BitMoms is an interactive website and social network. It serves as a hub for conversations on internet safety topics, as well as online safety news.

Members engage in information seeking through the discussion Forum, sharing diverse perspectives on current events involving internet safety topics for families, and accessing resources from the Content Library. The Content Library includes information about talking to your children about internet dangers, protecting yourself when online shopping, safeguarding Facebook photos from hackers, and a PDF download about online safety that can be easily shared with friends or used to educate fellow parents PTA meetings.

New content is constantly being added to BitMoms, making it a dynamic and exciting site to visit daily. Chief BitMom Leticia Barr, of creates blog posts and videos that are uploaded several times per week and the BitMoms community members are also regular contributors to all aspects of the site.

“As a mom of two, technology expert, and educator I am proud to serve as BitDefender’s Chief BitMom and blogger,” said Barr. “With, we’re really trying to provide a constructive place for moms to go, to talk about the issues we experience as part of our daily digital lives as well as a place to gather information, industry news and helpful tips to keep our families safe online.”

BitMoms also encourages fellow bloggers to apply for the BitMoms Blog Network. BitMoms Blog Network members are an exclusive group of individuals who are passionate about helping other parents keep their kids safe online. Benefits include exclusive content, a stipend to attend a blog conference of your choice, and the opportunity to win a full sponsorship to BlogHer 2011.
BitDefender encourages all mothers, regardless of their experience using the internet and ages of their children, to visit and become a member of the free community to become knowledgeable about family internet safety.


BitDefender would like to offer 3 new copies of the BitDefender 2011Total Security to our readers. In addition, we will update you on other opportunities to enter a similar giveaway in the weeks to come. This newest product becomes available in early September.

To be entered to win please leave your comment here on this post. For additional entries let us know if you:

Join the BitMom's Community
Follow Bit Mom's on Twitter
Tweet about this giveaway including @Bitmoms and a link to this post

This giveaway is open for entry until August 31st, 2010 and is a sponsored post on behalf of BitDefender.


  1. Please enter me to win! Sounds great!

  2. Awesome giveaway ladies! Would love to have this.

  3. Would love to win this!
    cparkins14 AT

  4. I am a follower of bit moms on twitter. @zoja214

  5. Tweeted about this giveaway.

  6. Great giveaway! It's important to protect your computer.

  7. I follow Bitmoms on Twitter @mami2jcn

  8. We could really use this!

    hollykallison [at] yahoo [dot] com

  9. Requested to join bit moms community.
    cparkins14 AT

  10. I would love an opportunity to use this!

  11. I was just thinking today about how we need to invest in one! Thanks for the giveaway!

  12. Looks interesting!

    giveawaymommy at