It might be that your child hasn’t fully understood what the different privacy settings mean and the risks associated with allowing anyone to view their content. Having an open, non-judgemental discussion with them is the key to establishing why they felt the need to change the settings. Did they want to acquire more ‘friends’ or more ‘likes’ for their posts? If so, why is this important to them?
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