People now a days are so socialized especially during these years where the social media websites are booming, It’s a necessity for most of us, some of us can’t even stand a day w/o having to visit their facebook. But just like the real world, there are also unwanted things in facebook like Spam Messages and Abusive Messages where a certain individual get Bullied through comments and messages. This article will help you understand the spam and abusive messages in facebook and as well as on how to report this unwanted posts.
WHAT IS FACEBOOK?
Just like Twitter, Instagram and the like. Facebook is also one of the widely known social media site in which a lot of people get to enjoy the benefit of staying connected with their friends and love ones and having the ability to be updated on their current statuses and current events in their lives makes it really amazing, but together with this benefit is the negative side of Facebook and all other social media sites, It’s what we call spam messages or abusive messages.
What are these Spam and Abusive messages in Facebook?
The word itself determines the meaning; an abusive, annoying or unacceptable message from someone you know or even from a stranger. But the question is, how can you determine if it’s a spam or abusive message, it’s pretty easy , when a certain person posted or sent you unwanted messages such as messages or comments that contains profanity , words of insult in which you felt offended, that’s already a spam or an cyber abuse.
How do you report Spam Messages or Abusive Messages in Facebook?
Now the next thing you need to know is how to REPORT this, I’m pretty sure you don’t want to feel embarrassed or feeling annoyed just because of these posts. Here are the easy steps on how to report and get rid of the spams and abusive messages.
First: Open the update in new window and look for the “REPORT THIS PHOTO”, It’s located on your lower right hand side.
Take a closer look at this picture.
Second: There will be a pop-up message and you just have to choose “It’s a Spam”
Just like this one.
What happens after?
Once you click on that radio button, Facebook admin will be notified about this. And admins will be conducting series of investigation towards the photo and as well as the user who posted it, if found guilty, disciplinary action towards the user will be conducted.
Having the freedom of enjoying the benefits of Facebook is really wonderful, but together with this, you should also be mindful on how to protect yourself from bullies and bashers.
We’ll be updating more tips and tricks on how can you protect yourself while enjoying these wonderful social media sites.
Stay Protected from bashers, bullies and other unwanted people who sends you unwanted messages, always remember that you have the right to REPORT and the right to PROTECT yourself.
Stay tuned for more updates that will surely help you.
Originally posted 2014-09-21 15:03:56.