Since the dawn of the internet, cyberbullying has always been a problem, but it has been exacerbated by the widespread use of social media. Since social media brings all your friends into one platform, where it is possible for one post on the platform to reach all of your family and friends. Well, Facebook, as the most popular social media platform of modern times (and the past) has long fought against cyberbullying.
Facebook just announced its latest arsenal against cyberbullying, which gives the user the ability to block certain words or phrase from ever being used to comment on their posts. That is to say, you will soon be able to block comments containing certain words, phrases, and even emoji.
Facebook is working on letting users to ban words/phrases/emojis from showing up on their personal timelines
— Jane Manchun Wong (@wongmjane) November 27, 2018
As per the screenshot shared by Jane Wong, the feature is still in development, and it will allow users to select words, strings of words, and emoji that they would like automatically blocked in the comments sections of …read more