If you’re a parent or educator concerned about online safety for you and your family, join us for the Connect with Respect Twitter Party. Meet online to share ideas about creating a safer digital world, and you can enter to win a copy of Windows 8 and other prizes.

Step 1: RSVP on our Facebook page.

Step 2: Create or sign in to your Twitter account and follow @Safer_Online

Step 3: On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 (between 11:00 a.m. and noon Pacific Time / 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time), sign in to your Twitter account and use the hashtag #SID2013 to participate in the Connect with Respect Twitter Party.

Step 4: Play the @Safer_Online scavenger hunt, answering all four questions (identified as Q1 through Q4).

Your answers do not have to be correct to be eligible for entry, but your tweets must:

  • Include the corresponding question number: Q1, Q2, Q3, or Q4; and
  • Include the hashtag #SID2013; and
  • Be relevant to the discussion topic; and
  • Use clean language.

All are welcome to participate in the Party. To be eligible for prizes, you must be 18 years of age or older and a legal resident of one of the 50 U.S. states or the District of Columbia. Download and read the Microsoft @Safer Online Twitter Party Sweepstakes Official Rules.

Learn more about Safer Internet Day.