Your liked TikTok videos are compiled into a section on your profile screen where you, and anyone else who views your TikTok profile, can easily see. Thankfully, if you don’t like the idea of other people being able to go through and watch the videos you’ve liked on TikTok, you can easily hide your liked TikTok videos.
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Steps to Hide Your Liked TikTok Videos
- Open the TikTok app on your iPhone, iPad or Android device, and then tap your profile icon at the bottom of the screen. Your TikTok profile screen is displayed.
- Tap the “Menu” icon at the top of the screen. A menu pops up at the bottom of the screen.
- Tap “Settings and Privacy” in this menu. The Settings and Privacy screen is shown.
- Find the Account section, and then tap “Privacy” in that section. The Privacy screen opens.
- Scroll down to the Interactions section, and then tap “Liked Videos.” A Liked Videos menu pops up at the bottom of your screen, prompting you to choose who can watch your liked videos.
- Tap to fill in the selector next to “Only Me.” Your liked TikTok videos will be hidden going forward from anyone viewing your profile.
Reasons to Consider Hiding Your Liked Videos on TikTok
1. Privacy Concerns
Keeping personal information private is important to many people, and this includes the type of content they engage with on social media platforms like TikTok. By hiding their liked videos, users can ensure that their preferences and interests remain known only to themselves. This can be particularly important for individuals who have concerns about their safety or who simply value their privacy.
Sometimes, people may find themselves liking or engaging with content that they feel others might find embarrassing or inappropriate. This could include anything from humorous videos to political content. By hiding their liked videos, users can avoid any negative judgment or criticism from others. This can be particularly important for individuals who are concerned about their reputation or social standing.
3. Personal Preference
Ultimately, the decision to hide or reveal liked videos on TikTok is a matter of personal preference. Some users may simply feel more comfortable keeping their preferences private, while others may prefer to share their interests and engage with others on the platform. Whatever the reason, TikTok offers a range of privacy settings and options that allow users to customize their experience and engage with the platform in the way that works best for them.