Poll: ‘Sharenting’, is it ‘Oversharing’?
Are you a “sharenter?” That is the new term for parents who choose to share their children’s photos online. Sharenting is the overuse of social media by parents to share content based on their children, such as baby pictures or details of their children’s activities.While it only takes a moment to share a picture on Facebook or Instagram, it takes much longer to consider the benefits and risks of the controversial parenting practice.
Just recently, gospel singer Bahati, celebrated the birth of his third son by starting an instagram account for him. Within hours, the baby had amassed 10,000 followers on the gram! Now, we are not trying to steal baby’s shine but isn’t this a little too much?
We’d like to hear your thoughts on Sharenting. Do you agree with it? Do you think it’s Sharing too much info? Should there be a limit? Take our poll and let us know