What is cyberbullying anyway?

Cyberbullying is the use of technology to intimidate, hurt, or humiliate others.

Social Networking sites like Facebook, Snapchat,Twitter, YouTube, text messaging, email, phone, and more can be used to cyberbully people. What one person thinks is amusing or just a bit of fun, can in actual fact be devastating to another. It’s not cool to make fun of someone else – it’s bullying. It can also be illegal.

Sadly, cyberbullying is very common, but you can take steps to stop it now. You or someone you know has probably been impacted – whether as the target, a bystander, or even the cyberbully themselves. By reading the information on this site, you are taking the right steps towards being part of the solution.

Types of Cyberbullying