Young people may feel pressure to be liked online, particularly when creating and sharing short videos. These aspirations can place young people at risk by making them susceptible to follower influence on social media. In other words, interaction with their fan base and friends may encourage risky behaviours. These behaviours may include sharing personal information or publishing provocative content to ‘go viral’.
You should remind young people:
For more information on Instagram or TikTok, check out our Safety Centre.