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This can totally ruin a user’s experience and force them to constantly be in pursuit of a better alternative.
that do not possess these common problems and effectively stand out from the rest.
Have you ever looked back on your ‘relationship’ and suddenly realised that you rarely spoke with each other in between meeting up?
Texting, instant messaging, and email are all open to interpretation and it’s very easy to misconstrue tone.
That’s about as general as we can get, because grooming is carefully individualized.
Groomers design what they say as they go along, tailoring their flattery or offers as they learn about the victim.
One related finding was that older boys (15-17) are more likely than older girls to use social sites to make new friends (60% vs.
“Grooming” is the way sexual predators get from bad intentions to sexual exploitation. It’s the process pedophiles use to get children they target online to meet with them offline, the simple goal being sex.
A great resource on grooming specifically written for teens is (starting on p. The program was written by Rachell O’Connell, Joanna Price, and Charlotte Barrow of the Cyberspace Research Unit of the University of Central Lancashire in the UK.
For research on teen social networking, see this about January ‘07 findings by the Pew Internet & American Life Project.
That’s why it’s called “grooming.” Experts say the short-term goal of these manipulators is for the victim to feel loved or just comfortable enough to want to meet them in person, and these people know that sometimes takes time.
That’s ok, they’d say, because groomers tend to have a lot of patience, and they also tend to “work” a number of targets at once, telling all of them that they are “the only one for me.” You can imagine how well that can work with kids seeking sympathy, support, or validation online.
I often get asked what the danger signals are with men and I point out the key ones in my post on red flags (print and keep if you are drawn to assclowns) and how to spot emotionally unavailable men (print out and keep if you tend to be drawn to the emotionally stunted), but that doesn’t stop many readers from looking for loopholes and making excuses.