What is AirMP3?
AirMP3 is a website that allows users to search for music either by song title or artist. This inquiry then takes users to a page with links of where to find the music searched. After clicking on a link, users have the option to either listen to the song, post the link to a blog or website, or download the song to their computer. 1
Concerns for Parents
- Most downloads on this site are probably illegal
- A lot of ads are on this website, containing material that parents may consider inappropriate.
- While the copyright statement of the website states that it encourages users to purchase the music they sample through the website, it is possible children could be illegally downloading music.
- Children could be listening to music parents do not consider appropriate.
How Can I Keep My Child Safe?
- Be aware of what your child accesses while using the Internet.
- Let your child know what is and is not appropriate online.