Skip to Content. Marketing to preschoolers mostly entails commercials on television or streaming services , since television is still the dominant medium for young children. Although companies are limited in the data they can collect from kids under 13, they can still gain insights into their behavior and preferences. Finally, teens are one of the most important demographics for marketers.
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Deals We Love is back! Brighten up your summer with great discounts on wireless headphones, water bottles and more. Many of us have done it -- checked our phones to read a new text or send a quick tweet as we stroll down the street. It only takes a few seconds, right? But experts are blaming texting and walking on the rising number of pedestrian injuries and deaths among teens. Walking safely, they say, is, in fact, a two way street: it requires the focused attention of both pedestrians and drivers. A new report shows that in recent years, pedestrian injuries among 16 to 19 year-olds increased 25 percent.
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In what might be the least surprising study ever conducted, Pew Research Center reports that teens are texting an enormous amount, with older teens now sending texts a day. Pew talked with teens between the ages of 12 and 17 and found that teens are forgoing phone calls in favor of texts. Between and , the average amount of texts teens sent increased from 50 to 60 texts per day. Teens in the older segment between 14 and 17 years old text even more, and now send an average of texts per day, up from 60 in Teen girls text far more than boys and in the older segment girls sent twice as many texts as the boys.
Unless you're single, you might not be familiar with dating apps such as Tinder, where users can quickly swipe through prospective dates. But it's likely your teen knows all about these apps -- even though they're mostly designed for adults. According to the company's own estimates, about seven percent of Tinder's users are age 13 to Although adults use these apps both for casual hookups and for scouting out more long-term relationships, they're risky for teens.