- The royal family announced social media guidelines for how online users should interact with its official accounts run by Royal Family, Clarence House, and Kensington Palace.
- The rules say comments on the royals’ posts must not be spam, defamatory, abusive, threatening, or sexually explicit, and cannot promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
- The announcement comes months after Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton were reportedly targeted with online abuse and caught between feud rumors.
This morning, the British Royal Family unveiled an official set of social media guidelines “to help create a safe environment” on accounts run by the Royal Family, Clarence House, and Kensington Palace, according to a press release.
“We ask that anyone engaging with our social media channels shows courtesy, kindness and respect for all other members of our social media communities,” the statement reads.