Service providers can protect children from cyberbullying and online dangers
37 percent of teens report having experienced cyberbullying, but only 10 percent tell a parent. BSPs can help families thwart cyberbullying and self-harm situations by offering Bark. It monitors a child's texts, emails, and more than 30 applications.
What subscribers can do with Bark
- Monitor content
- Manage screen time
- Block websites and apps
- Track location
- ExperienceIQ integration
Comprehensive content monitoring for parents
Bark’s content monitoring helps keep kids safe by sending alerts about potential issues. It scans texts, emails, and 30+ popular apps and social media platforms for issues like bullying, online predators, suicidal ideation, and sexual content.
Set screen time boundaries
Bark lets a parent set screen time rules that work for their child’s needs. Use Bark’s screen time app to set screen time rules, limit a child’s tech use, and create custom schedules for how and when they can use their devices.
Website blocking for families
Bark puts the parent in the driver’s seat when it comes to website blocking. The web filter lets a parent select what their child can access on their devices. It can block specific sites or even whole categories like online gaming, sexual content.
Bark’s location sharing features
Bark makes location sharing simple with three different ways to keep track of your child — a real-time map, customizable location alerts, and check-ins. Enter in frequently visited spots and get automatic alerts whenever you child arrives or leaves.
Empower subscribers with home network controls
ExperienceIQ® allows subscribers to easily create online rules for the users and devices in their home networks. It prioritizes the applications and devices that access Wi-Fi, protects children from inappropriate content, and sets time limits for them.
Benefits and features
See what Bark can do for you
Launch Bark simply with minimal integration requirements and market activation support.
Subscribers can rest assured that their families are safe, all thanks to the value-added service you offer them.
There are no market research or development costs to you, but your business will benefit from growing revenue and improving customer retention.
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News and insights
How Bark works
Built by parents for parents, Bark is a parental control app that helps subscribers stay on top of all the devices and apps their kids use daily to help protect them from cyberbullying, predators, violence, sexual content, depression, and more.
BSPs provide Bark and more value to subscribers
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Additional ways to improve the subscriber experience
- Smart Start for Managed Services
- Engagement Cloud
- Service Cloud