An image or user name that represents a person online.
Avatar
The denial of access to particular parts of the internet.
Blocking
Interactive web journal or diary posted online.
Blog
Repeated and deliberate harassment directed at another person.
Bullying
Intentional & repeated harm inflicted through the use of computers, cell phones, and other electronic devices.
Cyberbullying
Suicide caused directly or indirectly from cyberbullying.
Cyberbullicide
Repeated harassment using electronic devices and networked technology that includes threats of harm.
Cyberstalking
Evidence of a person's use of the internet.
Digital Footprint
Intentionally excluding someone from an online group, like a buddy list or a game.
Exclusion
The act of restricting access to certain websites.
Filtering
Hardware or software that restricts and regulates incoming and outgoing data to or from computer systems.
Firewall
Online fights using electronic messages with angry and vulgar language.
Flaming
Repeatedly sending offensive, rude, or insulting messages.
Harassment
Breaking into someone's account, posing as that person and sending messages to make the person look bad.
Impersonation
An image with text used to describe a thought, idea, or joke that is widely shared.
Meme
The one who instigates online social cruelty. Also know as the aggressor.
Offender
Sharing someone's secrets or embarrassing information online.
Outing
Software or a website that allows one's internet connection to be routed or tunneled through a different connection or site.
Proxy
Making a statement or taking an action that indicates harm to another.
Threat
A person who is known for creating controversy in an online setting.
Troll
The person who is on the receiving end of online social cruelty
Victim