By: Ethan Hartman

What is cyber-bullying?

Cyber-bullying is the use of social media to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature.

Examples of cyber-bullying

Some examples of cyber-bullying are:

  • Posting mean tweets on Twitter
  • Mean text messages
  • Embarrassing pictures
  • Rumors posted on social media

How to prevent it

  • "Google" yourself monthly

How to report cyber-bullying

  • Don't respond to the message
  • Keep the evidence
  • Block the cyber-bully