How to Deal With Negative Comments on Social Media

3 min readMay 17, 2023
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Social media is a great way to build a community and connect with people. However, it can also be a breeding ground for negativity and nasty comments coming your way. Whether you’re a business owner, a public figure, or just someone who enjoys sharing your life online, you’re likely to encounter some of these negative comments at some point.

I’ve had to deal with this once and it was a nightmare. It was so frustrating that it got to the point that I stopped posting for a while because the bullying affected my mental peace. That doesn’t mean that that is what you should do when the first negative comment comes up. Depending on the comment, the way that it affects you, and other factors, there are several ways to deal with negative comments.

The main thing to keep in mind when dealing with negative comments on social media is to stay calm, be professional, and take the high road. Here are a few tips:

  1. Don’t take it personally. It’s easy to get defensive when someone says something negative about you or your work. But it’s important to remember that…