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Online Faux Pas You Need To Admit To

We're all guilty of a social media faux pas now and then. If you tick off more than one of these maybe it’s time to join Mute A Mate for Cancer Research UK: donate £3 by texting MUTE to 70200 and promise to give up your bad habits for a week. Then nominate friends who might be guilty too!

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1. Stalking your ex on social media

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One day they WILL invent an app that will show everyone who has been looking at their profiles. Or you'll accidentally put their name as your Facebook status.

9. Adding randoms from your past


Just because you can add Martin, that boy you sat next to in Maths once 14 years ago, doesn't mean you should add Martin. He'll think that you've been harbouring a weird crush on him all these years, or worse: reveal that he's had one on you.

Sound a bit familiar?

Think you could take a break from your online sins for a week? Take part in Mute A Mate for Cancer Research UK.

Just text* MUTE to 70200 to donate £3 and promise to stop the over-sharing for one week.

*Text costs £3 plus 1 standard rate text. CRUK receives £2.93. UK mobiles, 16 years and over only. Terms and conditions: Queries? 0300 1231861.