Stay in touch

Explore the benefits of being online

Staying in touch

The internet gives you so many ways to keep in touch with your friends and family.

It doesn't matter whether they're across the street or on the other side of the world.

Get messages instantly, share photos and videos and chat face to face. 

Keeping in touch with your friends and family online

Download our guide to staying in touch

Sending emails

Imagine a letter you can send to anywhere in the world in a matter of seconds.

Video chats

It's quick and easy to keep in touch with loved ones via video chat and instant messages.

Facebook and Twitter

Share photos and your latest news with friends and family on social networks.

Save on phone bills

Use your computer for phone calls, and save some money in the process.

BBC Webwise

BBC Webwise is packed with easy to understand videos, tips and guides to the online world.

It's a great resource to keep going back to whenever you have a question about your digital life.