No doubt, technology has provided us with many platforms for smooth and speedy communication while sitting at far flung areas. But with advantages, advantages also comes.
Similarly bullying has also widen its scope from schoolyards or street corners by using social media platforms. It is the new way of torturing people which has taken over the traditional ways of bullying. Now it can occur any time and anywhere.
How to Avoid Cyber bullying?
The victims of cyber bullying, can be devastating, hurt, humiliated, angry, depressed, or even suicidal. Here are some tips which can be helpful to avoid cyber bulling and the methods to deal with it.
To avoid aggression, first start ignoring the cyber bullies. Their main agenda is to get reaction so don’t give any reaction and stay in peace.
Block the Bully:
If someone is harassing you by sending direct messages, profile comments or e-mails then go for a block option.
Don’t be a Bully:
There is a saying about walking a mile in someone’s else shoes therefore, whenever you are going to post a harsh comment or message then must think about how you would feel if someone send u a response like that.
Talk to a Trusted Friend:
Friends can always help you in avoiding cyber bullying. They can guide you and can be your support so that you do not feel hurt or depress.
Re-check before you Post:
Don’t post anything that can spoil your reputation. People always judge you on the basis of your posts and pictures.
Set up Privacy Controls:
Restrict your privacy settings and do not make your social media profiles “Awami”. Share it only with your trusted friends.
Knowledge is power. So help both sides, the victim as well as share with the cyber bullies.
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