What is bullying?
Bullying is behaviour that hurts someone else. It might involve someone pushing you, hitting you, calling you names or making nasty comments about you online. It can happen anywhere, at home, school or online.
Nobody has the right to hurt you or make you feel bad. It can happen to anyone at any time. The important thing to remember is that you are not alone and there are lots of things that might help.
What is Cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying is any form of bullying which takes place on or via smartphones/tablets. Social networking sites, messaging apps, gaming and other sites such as Facebook, Xbox Live, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat.
With the increase of social networking sites, online activity and messaging apps, cyberbullying is on the increase. In a survey by Ditch the Label, 47% of young people who took the survey have received nasty profile comments and 62% have been sent nasty private messages via smartphone apps.
(source Bullying UK)