Author Archive: Mark Gilman

The Digitally Aware Parent: Your Kids Don’t Live on Facebook Anymore

Although Saturday Night Live is not necessarily the funniest show anymore (was it ever?), they do every once in a while come up a with gem that “hits home.” On last year’s show they unveiled a parody commercial which discussed a fictional filtering device that would mask actual posts and photos with ones suitable for …

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The Digitally Aware Parent (DAP): When a Kiss is Not Just a Kiss

It wasn’t that many years ago that Valentine’s day brought a lot of pressure to couples to “do the right thing” and buy the gift appropriate to how the “holiday” was viewed. I know my wife could care less and would rather I get the dishes done and help with the laundry throughout the year …

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The Digitally Aware Parent (DAP): A Battle We Can’t Win Alone

I like to think of myself as web and social media savvy. I do it for a living. I keep track of new innovation and technology that affects my marketing and public relations (social media) work. In this, I feel I do a fairly effective job. When it comes to my kids’ use of these …

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