Since the technology has developed in the shape of cell phones, the new term of bullying has been introduced to as online bullying or cyber bullying. It is no longer limited on the roads, in school yards, university campuses and even not to street corners. Bullying can happen anywhere, even at home, on text messages, phone calls, and social media websites and on the contemporary instant messaging application along with the possibility of plenty of people’s involvement. Online bullying is an illegal and unethical activity to do; its effects can be disastrous, leads a victim teens to depression, anxiety, fear, anger and sometimes to suicide.
What should teens do?
What is online bullying?
The online bullying means an activity done by someone by using the cell phone service or internet service and threatens you, humiliate you and used harsh and naked language online. It is opposite to the traditional bullying, online bullying doesn’t need physical access to someone. It can be done through cell phone and on the internet by using the social media tools. Online bullies tease their victim all day long and night even at home victim cannot feel safe. Mostly young teens and kids become victims of online bullying.
Effects of online bullying on Teens:
When teens are online bullied, they hurt, angry, helpless, isolated, depressed and sometimes plenty of cases have been revealed on the news that most young teens do suicide when bullied. Some bullies don’t reveal their identity and the victim teens and kids got so scared and refused to go outside without their parents even at their schools. Online bullies harass the young kids and teens by using cell phone and internet via social media platforms.
How should teen deal with the online bullying?
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