• Reputation Protection Attorneys

    Reputation Protection Attorneys

  • 1

Reputation Management Terms & Definitions

There are 88 entries in this glossary.
Search for glossary terms (regular expression allowed)
Term Main definition
Hacktivists
"Hacktivists" are activists that use various hacking methods to spread their political viewpoints, usually by breaking into social media accounts of prominent individuals or attacking prominent websites.
Synonyms - hacktivist
happy slapping
Happy Slapping is the practice where a group of people assault a stranger (in real life and at random) while capturing the incident on a mobile device.  The purpose is to circulate the image or video online.

"The show Jackass is an example of happy slapping."
Identity Theft
the fraudulent acquisition and use of a person's private identifying information, usually for financial gain.
IKR
IKR means I know, right.
ILY
ILY means I love you.
Instagram
Instagram is a photo and video-sharing social networking service owned by Facebook, Inc.
Internet Relay Chat
A real-time (i.e. live) chat facility allowing multiple people to communicate via messaging simultaneously.
Synonyms - IRC
IP
IP address

IP stands for "Internet Protocol."  It is an unique number used to identify a computer on the Internet. If you are connected to the Internet, you must have a unique network number, which is an IP address. An example of an IP address is: 207.168.6.12
Synonyms - Internet Protocol
KYS
Text abbreviation for kill your self. Often used in a sarcastic tone between friends. 
Synonyms - kys
Libel
...simply libel is written defamation.
Lit
1 Being intoxicated 
2 A synonym for cool 
LMAO
LMFAO means Laughing my *a* off.
LMK
LMK means Let me know.
Malware
This is MALicious softWARE or computer code, which is harmful.  Tojans, worms, spyware, adware, etc.— are designed to damage the computer, network or to collect information.
Monitoring Software
Software products that allow parents to monitor or track the websites or e-mail messages that a child visits or reads.
Moonshot
An act or instance of launching a spacecraft to the moon.
Netiquette
The manners one has while interacting courteously with others online.  Using all CAPS - is equivalent to to shouting and is considered bad netiquette.
NVM
NVM means Never mind.
OFC
OFC means Of course.
Parental controls
This is a specific feature allowing parents to manage their children's online activities.