Nasty or humiliating comments on posts, photos and in chat rooms. Denigration – This is when someone may send information about another person that is fake, damaging and untrue.Sharing photos of someone for the purpose to ridicule, spreading fake rumours and gossip. We even hear about people altering photos of others and posting in online for the purpose of bullying.
They do this to cause reactions and enjoy the fact it causes someone to get distressed.
They are a great way of sharing things with your friends and having fun.
But if things turn nasty you can block people from seeing you are on line and you can save abusive conversations or print them out as evidence.
There are many ways of bullying someone online and for some it can take shape in more ways than one.
Some of the types of cyber bullying are: Harassment - This is the act of sending offensive, rude, and insulting messages and being abusive.