Sexting is when someone shares sexual, naked or semi-naked images or videos of themselves or others, or sends sexually explicit messages.
They can be sent using mobiles, tablets, smartphones and laptops - any device that allows you to share media and messages.
When people talk about sexting, they usually mean sending and receiving:
- Naked pictures or 'nudes'
- 'Underwear shots'
- Sexual or 'dirty pics'
- Rude text messages or videos.
- Trading nudes
- Pic for pic.