Online harassment tends to occur to different groups in different environments with different personal and emotional repercussions.

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Sometimes we embellish the truth, particularly when we want to impress a possible mate.

The first set of experiences is somewhat less severe: it includes name-calling and embarrassment.

It is a layer of annoyance so common that those who see or experience it say they often ignore it.

On the left, you should see a section labeled Visibility Options. You can still contact people when your profile is hidden but they won’t be able to look at your profile so that sort of defeats the purpose (so remember to make yourself visible if you start contacting people).

There several things hiding your profile do but primarily it removes you from search results.

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Keep this in mind if for some reason you’re hiding your profile in an attempt to not let people know you were looking at them!

If you're an online dater, then you've probably seen some miserable Ok Cupid profiles: cellphone pictures taken in the mirror; messages begging you to eat lobster naked with a stranger; the occasional stalker.