Because e-mail is written and instantaneous, people find it
easier to say things they might not otherwise say.
is when you send a mean or hurtful
email. Flaming tends to happen frequently on the net because it's easy
to write things without thinking them through. It's also easy to be
misunderstood when writing e-mail messages, which can lead to a flame
If you get a flame message from someone, tell
your parents or just delete it.
Before you send an e-mail, think carefully about what you have said.
Some things can be taken the wrong way – use emoticoms to show
people when you are joking. For example, to show that you are smiling