- MSF High Forum: Michelle did this to Zero once, followed by a speech about how Zero had the worst elements of boys and girls. Namely being overly prideful and overly emotional.
- During a Non-canon Halloween RP, Matoi brightslapped someone to introduce who he was dressed as, Bright Noa.
- In one of the "Lit Chix" stories in the Whateley Universe, Mrs. Savage gave Loophole a firm slap upside the head, all the better to bring her back to reality.
- Chakona Space: In Forest Tales #29, Goldendale does this to Swiftwalk.
- In Happy Tree Friends, after Flaky (who was driving the car) closes her eyes and starts screaming, Flippy does this. They end up crashing anyway.
- Done to Spoony in Kickassia by Benzaie to try to get Spoony to unleash Dr. Insano upon The Nostalgia Critic.
- In "There she is!!!!" Episode 4, it can be debated that Il-ho punched Nabi in the face for both If You Ever Do Anything to Hurt Her... effect and to literally knock some senses back into the depressesed cat.
- In the Youtube Poop Skellington's Revenge, Ed panics as the Legions of Hell close in and darts around the screen until Heavy Weapons Guy holds his palm out for him to smack into.
Heavy: Put up fists, little man!