7 TYPES OF BULLYING ONLINE
According to the Internet Safety 101 curriculum, there are many types of cyberbullying:
Posting or sending cruel gossip to damage a person’s reputation and relationships with friends, family and acquaintances.
Deliberately excluding someone from an online group.
Breaking into someone’s e-mail or other online account and sending messages that will cause embarrassment or damage to the person’s reputation and affect his or her relationship with others.
Repeatedly posting or sending offensive, rude, and insulting messages.
Posting or sending unwanted or intimidating messages, which may include threats.
OUTING AND TRICKERY
Tricking someone into revealing secrets or embarrassing information, which is then shared online.
Remarks on the Internet threatening or implying violent behaviour, displaying suicidal tendencies.