From Facebook Divorce Announcements To Instagram Shade: The Art Of The Social Media Breakup

Illustrated by Vero Romero
First Kate Bosworth took to the 'gram to announce her divorce. Then Sean Mendes and Camila Cabello. And who could forget Jonathan Van Ness's iconic breakup announcement and subsequent IG Story?
Breaking up is hard to do. And in the digital age, it's even harder. How much do you share with the cyber world? How do you alert your loved ones when shit gets real? What's worth keeping private? The answer, of course, varies for everyone — but one thing's for sure: tons of people post about their breakups — even those of us with far less than one million followers.
Whether it's a joint post crafted with a partner or a rage-fuelled diatribe by an ex-girlfriend scorned, check out how these four women posted about their breakups on social media.
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