Worry-Free Ways to Let Your Kids Watch YouTube: 5 Things You Can Control

Make YouTube a safer place to surf for your kids.
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Each day, kids around the world spend countless hours watching YouTube. It’s easy for young eyes and minds to get sucked into a vortex of Cocomelon, Kids Diana Show, Vlad and Niki, gamer streams like PewDiePie, TikTok compilations or a medley of Beyoncé’s hits. When you’re a kid with access to a tablet, computer or phone, YouTube is your video playground.So, what are parents to do? Rather than let your young kid run amok with uninhibited freedom on YouTube, you can practice restraint by activating restrictions. …