the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature
Cyberbullying or cyberharassment is a form of bullying or harassment using electronic forms of contact. Cyberbullyinghas become increasingly common, especially among teenagers.
❁What is Cyber bullying?❁
Above are definitions, but what is the real cyber bullying, why do people do it, how do you deal with it, how do you avoid it and how do you diffrenciate other types of bullying with it?
❁Why do people cyber bully?
You commonly find cyber bullies are depressed people. They are people who are sad or mad or angry at others or themselves because they have mental disorders or social problems. They take all their anger out on you because they are angry and even though you haven’t done anything, the bully finds cyber bullying you entertaining. They also do it to cause comical reactions from their friends. You’ve got to remember it is NOT OKAY.
❁How do you deal with Cyber Bullies?❁
Firstly, block them off and flag their messages, screenshot then before doing so. If they return, under a different name or under another account, you have got to tell an adult. Their threatens are nothing, they can know where you live and they can threaten You, but an adult must be informed, it is strictly for your safety and your self esteem’ s sake. If they focus on your Religion, race, culture or anything personal, you can tell a police as these comments may be illegal and cause a consequence for the bully.
❁How do you avoid Cyber Bullying?❁
You should block off all dodgy people and you should NEVER contact people you don’t know when it comes to Facebook, Twitter and instragram etc, because it is much more dangerous than Amino, since that is a very famous place where all sorts of dangerous people hang around..Never share you deets with strangers and always simply block off strangers who want to contact you when they say something dodgy.
❁What is the different from this bullying to other types?❁
Simply put across, Cyber Bullying is done on the internet, wheras normal verbal or psychological or physical bullying is in real life.
..And remember you are not alone! Tell someone responsible as soon as something like this happens!
I hope you enjoyed reading that meaningful post of mine, good bye