"Social media and I have a really long relationship together and I started doing Instagram and things like that years ago so I’m no stranger to it, but copping a really large amount of hate is something that I’m really not used to and to be honest it really shook me. It’s been a really hard and traumatic experience for me."
"I can't begin to say how thankful I am for my amazing friends and family," she continued, "who have reached out and told me to keep my head high."
She continued, "It is so important I can tell you first hand to have that support and have an army behind you especially when you feel like you have nowhere else to go or things feel like you’ve hit rock bottom. I owe it to you guys to dust myself, stand up and carry on."
Rankin then gave her followers some insight into her life over the last few weeks. See her vlog above.