Computer Skills for the over 50’s

You are never too old to be a programmer or learn how to search the web or use a digital camera, electronic watch or other device. We have already gone from the age of silver surfers where many people were learning how to use a computer for the first time to a group of people who are tech savvy but would just like to learn a bit more. The over 50’s were the biggest group of people joining Facebook recently for example, not to mention their use of all the plethora of other social media sites which have come on stream. This group of people often has wider interests, more people to keep in touch with and often more time to find bargains online than any other group.

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Computer skills for over 50's
“A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.”

Emo Philips

List of useful links for information

The Ultimate Online Safety Guide for Senior Citizens

Top 6 Websites To Help Senior Citizens Obtain Basic Internet and and Computer Skills

15 Best Websites for Seniors in 2021: Dating, Health, Jobs + More

Computer training courses | Age UK

How to use social media effectively

Coding for older adults

Virgin Media’s useful glossary of Broadband terms

The Ultimate Internet Safety Guide for Seniors

Simple and Effective Online Safety Tips for Seniors