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Trolls beware: Your days are numbered

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#Instagram rolled out a new feature to allow you to block keywords and phrases from comments on your posts, hopefully *fingers crossed* putting an end to online trolling. 

Trolls beware: Your days are numbered

Co-founder and CEO of Instagram Kevin Systrom said in a statement that the #socialmedia company wanted to create a "positive and creative place"  by allowing users to customize a list of keywords or choose from a list of words and phrases that are "often reported as inappropriate."

Trolls beware: Your days are numbered

We've all borne witness to the annoyingly absurd rise of #trolls through all forms of social media and while there are ways to cleverly troll (see below) your fellow internet users, too often it takes a violent and/or offensive turn.

Trolls beware: Your days are numbered

This dad famously and hilariously trolled his daughters photos on #twitter.

You may not be a troll at present, but heads up, you could turn at any moment --

Should you decide to forgo the new #InstaFilter you may want to arm yourself with a good bit of wit and patience, take note of #JamesBlunt --

Trolls beware: Your days are numbered

Curious about the #psychology of those who troll? Check out this quick read for more--

#Trolling #CyberBullying #StopTheHate #LoveWins #ItGetsBetter