Digital

What Does “Real Life” mean to you?

46% of people we surveyed think “real life” only means things that happen offline In 2017, we released the Annual Bullying Survey which looks at the impact bullying has on people aged 12-25 in the UK. The research looked into the online lives of people who took part in the survey and revealed that the

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Saffron Barker talks Bullying, Mental Health and Keeping it Real Online…

We’re excited to announce our newest addition to the DTL fleet of ambassadors – Saffron Barker. Not only is she a YouTube legend, she’s dedicated to helping us combat bullying! We caught up with Saffron to get to know each other a little better… Hey Saffron, Thanks for chatting with us! So, tell us a bit

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The Dos and Don’ts: What to Do If You Are Experiencing In-Game Bullying

We know from our research that up to 7 in 10 young people experience cyberbullying before the age of 18. Cyberbullying comes in many different forms and is something that is totally subjective to the recipient. At Ditch the Label, we define cyberbullying as the following: “Cyberbullying is the use of digital technologies with an intent to offend,

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#LabelsAreForClothes

#LabelsAreForClothes Ditch the Label is proud to announce that we have teamed up with River Island on their #LabelsAreForClothes Campaign. £3 from every t-shirt sold in River Island goes towards funding crucial anti-bullying support! In fact, we loved it so much, here are our top t-shirt wearers (so far)…   View this post on Instagram  

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10 Ways To Be Mindful When You’re Addicted To Social Media

It’s no secret that we are all addicted to social media. Not convinced that you are? Take our quiz and you will probably be shocked to see how much time you spend on it. Whether we are eating, shopping, catching up with friends or watching a film, the chances are, we will be on our phones

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7 Signs You’re Addicted to Social Media

…Are you addicted? 1 in 3 people say they use social media constantly and 60% of people say they can’t go more than a day without using it. But what are the warning signs that you’re addicted? Ditch the Label teamed up with Lynx to uncover the top 7 signs you’re addicted to social media… Any of

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Is it OK to Troll a ‘Troll’?

Trolling is not OK… Troll Trolling is not OK either! Here at Ditch the Label, we know that bullying is a behaviour and like all behaviours, it will continue to evolve and adapt to any new environment it finds itself in unless it is challenged in a responsible way. We are all in unchartered territories

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#MeToo: The internet is taking a stand against sexual assault

The Twittersphere is rumbling with the battle cries of thousands of people taking a stand against sexual assault. Thousands of people are joining the conversation using the hashtag #MeToo. This poignant movement is happening as the story unfolds surrounding the dozens of sexual assault and rape allegations against Hollywood film producer, Harvey Weinstein. #MeToo is unveiling the extent

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Are You Addicted to Social Media? [QUIZ]

Are you constantly on social media? How long do you spend on online? What’s the first thing you do when you wake up? How many memes have you shared today? This quiz will determine the extent of your social media addiction…. Do you dare to find out? Related: Are you Trolling?Am I Addicted to Social Media?12

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#MYFACEMYRULES

As part of the new the Sleek MakeUP Campaign My Face. My Rules. Ditch the Label has released The Makeup Shaming Report. Revealing the attitudes that society has towards those who wear makeup, one of the most shocking findings showed that 27% of people that wear it feel judged for doing so. Yep, it’s 2017 and people

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