Cyberbullying is still running rampant in our society. It needs to stop now.
London, UK (PRWEB) October 03, 2014
Cyber bullying exists on the digital plane. It is the act of harassment, mockery, and cruelty put forth via computers, telephones, and other digital platforms. This kind of bullying is ultra popular on social networking websites like Twitter and Facebook. A bully, in these situations, can cause a lot of emotional pain by broadcasting their bullying to the world. NoBullying releases today a complete guide to cyber bullying facts and cyber bullying tips.
When people look to cyber bullying tips they will find conflicting information. Some misinformed sources believe that cyber bullying is just another ‘thing that kids do’. Ignoring cyber bullying is one of the worst things parents can do. Ignoring cyber bullying safety tips will just put the victim regardless of age, at more risk.
The guide also looks at what is cyber bullying as cyber bullying is a new twist on an old act of terrorism. The digital world gives the bully more people to be mean in front of which can cause the horrors of the victim to be compounded.
With the advent of the Internet, more and more young people are partaking of social media to communicate with family and friends. Although social media has many positive aspects,there is one very real downside which is the risk of cyber bully attacks. Cyber bullies use Internet technology such as group messaging to launch such attacks as spreading lies and gossip, slandering a person’s reputation and threatening to do others harm, it is one of the internet dangers.
Many social sites now come with privacy options that can help protect people from cyber bullying attacks. It’s important that young people with social media accounts learn how to use these options to protect themselves from bullies and other types of cyber attacks. Parents can also take precautions by monitoring their pre-teen or young teen’s online activities to ensure their kids are safe from bullying incidents.
In order for bullying to cease, it must be combated on all fronts. Parents, children, teens and teachers need to work together to rid their schools and communities of bullying attacks. A stance against bullying is the first step towards cultivating greater respect between individuals and enhancing today’s educational and moral standards.
Ciaran Connolly, Co Founder of NoBullying, notes that these questions need more research on the parents’ side. There is no one article or one resource that could parents at ease when it comes to their children’s safety in school and online.
Connolly says “Cyberbullying is still running rampant in our society. It needs to stop now.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and offline. According to Connolly, it is quite imperative to press for more firm laws condemning all acts of bullying and harassment.
NoBullying.com features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing Bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and famous Bullying Quotes.
The website regularly updates its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics as it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is. It also regularly runs cyber bullying surveys and questionnaires to get recent updated statistics on everything related to cyberbullying.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always find advice and help on the NoBullying website – but if anyone is suffering from severe bullying or cyber bullying, the best thing is to talk to someone locally – a parent, teacher or local organization that has been set up to help with specialized councilors to deal with this topic.