Keep online friendships in the virtual world. Meeting online friends face to face carries more risks than other types of friendships because it's so easy for people to pretend to be something they're not when you can't see them or talk in person.
Rape and kidnapping
If the person you are talking to online wants to meet you, tell a parent before you go and have a chaperon.
Don't send pictures of yourself to somebody that you don't know, and be aware that the pictures they send you might not actually be them.
Don’t trust everything someone says online, even if you think they are not a threat.