Instagram Users will be warned by the famous social media app. The purpose of this implementation is to stop internet bullying. Any potential offensive comments and captions affected by this change.
The feature enabled with the help of Artificial Intelligence. The App will automatically detect any harmful language used by users. It will also give an opportunity to reconsider such language before sharing the content.
The Recent Campaign by Politicians and Campaigns caused social media companies to take further actions. They mentioned that there should be better policies on social media usage.
On one of the official post by Instagram Press. They mentioned, “We’ve heard from young people in our community that they’re reluctant to block, unfollow, or report their bully”. The reason stated for such reason is “because it could escalate the situation, especially if they interact with their bully in real life.”
Instagram is committing to develop further features to reduce online bullying. Facebook and other social media companies are also taking steps to help people.
Reporting Harassment or Bullying on Instagram
It is important for people to help others in society. Users must be vigilant and report issues immediately. If you see any abuse or offense online, use the following link to report the accounts online.