what you can do
Often the first thing to do is block the person doing the bullying and report them to the website. This can sometimes help get the bullying stopped. But each social network is different and it’s not always easy to know how to deal with online bullying on different sites.
That’s where this page can help. We’ve got lots of advice on how to block and report people who bully on different apps and sites.
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How to stand up to online bullying
You may come across things that are upsetting or shocking online. This could include videos of people being hurt, upset, or bullied and this might make you feel worried or helpless. But there are things you can do.
3 things to try if someone's uploaded a video of you
- report the video on the site it appears
- don't comment on the video - it could make the bullying worse
- talk to someone about it.