ITV’s Social Media
Awareness Hub

Stay in control of your social media presence

We want your experience on TV to be as positive and rewarding as can be! You may not receive any unwanted social media attention following your appearance, but it’s important that you’re prepared in case you do. Check out the video “Tips for tackling unwanted attention online” for practical tips on managing your online privacy and handling internet trolls.

What to do about negative comments

Sometimes negative comments go too far and start tipping over into harassment, abuse or an actual threat. Here’s a handy cheat sheet to help you know when and how to raise the alarm.

View cheat sheet

Getting further support

You can stay in control of the information you share and the comments you see on social media by familiarising yourself with the safety policies for each platform. Here are links on how to manage your privacy settings and report unwanted comments for some of the main sites.