The world is becoming more digitally oriented. Everyone needs to know the basic digital skills to keep up.
By Dale Cullen
What are digital skills?
Knowing how to operate web browsers & search engines is an integral skill to know to be able to use the internet
Email and social communication is vital for almost every industry. "59% of the world's population uses social media (July 2022)."
A digital footprint is the information about a person that exists on the internet as a result of their online activity—i.e. internet history, or photographs
"In 2020, over two billion people purchased goods or services online."
With so many searches each day, knowing how to use search engines like Google, is an essential digital skill.
Skills in online safety can include multi-factor authentication, strong passwords and reading data storage T&Cs