How to hide Facebook likes: If there’s one thing you just can’t stand it’s nosy people: this is true in “real life” as well as in the online world, especially on Facebook, where there are several things you don’t like. An example above all is the possibility, on the part of your friends, to see the likes you put on posts on the social network.
How do you say? That’s how things are and, therefore, you’d like to know how to hide Facebook likes? Then don’t worry, that’s what I’m here for. Assuming that the likes placed on posts and public pages are potentially visible to everyone, you must know that you can implement various solutions to limit the possibility of seeing your likes by other users.
To learn more, make yourself comfortable and concentrate on reading the next chapters of this tutorial. Put into practice the procedures that I am about to illustrate and you will see that you will succeed in the intent you have proposed. I just have to wish you a good read!
How to hide Facebook likes from your diary
From the moment you wonder how to hide Facebook likes, I want to first explain how to change some privacy settings related to the card I like it present on your profile.
Furthermore, in the next chapters, I will explain how to disable this section that collects likes, so as not to show it in the public information of your profile.
Android and iOS
If you want to act from your smartphone or tablet, start the Facebook app for Android or iOS / iPadOS, log in to your account (if required), tap the symbol (≡) and then presses on Your name, in order to go to yours profile.
Then press the button See your information, scroll down the screen that opened and tap on the wording Show all, placed in correspondence with the wording I like it.
Now tap on the symbol (>) placed in correspondence with the category you like (eg. TV Programs, Restaurants, etc.), click on the icon (⌵) and then select the setting you prefer: Friends, if you want to show i I like it only to your Facebook friends; Only me, if you wish not to show anyone the likes for the selected category, or Personalized, if you want to manually select which users to like. Easy, right?
To customize the privacy of the section I like it present on your Facebook profile by acting as PC, linked to the login page of the social network, log in to your account and then click on Your name placed at the top, in order to go directly to your personal page.
After that, click the button Other and press on the item I like it in the menu that is shown to you. At this point, click on the button (…) located at the top right and select the item Change the privacy of your likes.
Now, to change its privacy, click on symbol of the world map or on that of men (depending on the setting currently in use) which is located in correspondence with the content to be hidden (eg. Movie, Interests, Web sites, etc.) and select the privacy option you prefer: Friends, if you want to show only your Facebook friends the likes related to the selected category; Only me, if you wish not to show anyone the likes for the selected category, or Personalized, if you want to show likes to only some users.
After selecting the privacy option you prefer, click on the button Close placed in the lower right corner and that’s it.
Alternatively, once the tab is displayed I like it, press onicon (…) and hide the section in question by pressing the button Hide section.
How to hide the likes received on Facebook
Among the settings that you can activate on Facebook there is also the one that allows you to hide the number of I like that you receive for posts published on your own profile. Here’s how to do it.
Android and iOS
To hide the number of likes placed on your Facebook posts by smartphone or Tablet, launch the social network app and log into your account if necessary.
Once this is done, press onmenu icon and go to the section Settings and privacy> Settings> Reaction preferences.
Finally, move up ON the lever In your posts, in order to hide the total number of reactions located under the posts you share on your profile from other users.
You can disable the number of likes in correspondence with post published on your profile also by acting as PC, after logging into Facebook.
To do this, go to the section Settings and privacy> News section preferences> Reaction preferences of the social network and, finally, move on ON the lever In your posts, in order to confirm the deactivation of the number of likes.
How to hide likes on photos on Facebook
Facebook also allows you to hide the number of I like and of reactions regarding posts shared by other people in the section News.
Therefore, follow the procedures that I give you in the following lines to do it from your smartphone and tablet or from your PC.
Android and iOS
To do this from smartphones and tablets, log into Facebook on your Android / iOS / iPadOS device, press the button (≡) and then tap on the items Settings and privacy> Settings> Reaction preferences.
Finally, move up ON the lever located next to the items In other people’s posts And that’s it.
After connecting to Facebook you can deactivate the number of like at the post others visible in the section News also acting as a PC.
To do this, go to the section Settings and privacy> News section preferences> Reaction preferences and move up ON the lever In other people’s posts. Easy, don’t you think?
How to hide Facebook page likes
To hide the number of likes for posts shared by Pages in the section News you can perform the same operations that I indicated in the previous chapter.
In fact, the option used to hide the number of reactions in correspondence of other people’s posts also applies to posts shared on pages and in groups.
How to hide comments and likes on Facebook
As for the ability to hide comments and likes on Facebook, there are several feasible solutions.
More specifically, with regard to the possibility of hiding the comments, follow the instructions in the next paragraphs regarding the posts published on profiles and on pages.
If, on the other hand, you want to hide the like, refer to the different solutions that I have indicated to you in the previous chapters.
Android / iOS
To hide the comments via the Facebook app for smartphones or tablets, all you have to do is locate the comment unwelcome by you, in correspondence with the post you published on yours profile or on page that you manage.
Once this is done, keep your finger pressed in correspondence with the comment and, finally, press the button Hide, to confirm the operation.
You can hide a comment present under yours post of Facebook also acting as PC, regardless of whether it was posted on yours profile or yours page.
To do this, first locate the comment in question, click the button (…) and then press on the item Hide the comment.
How to unsubscribe from Facebook
Since it is not possible to prevent other Facebook users from viewing the I like that you put on public posts on the social network, the alternative solution you can adopt is that of unsubscribe Facebook likes.
In this regard, in the next chapters I’ll explain how to do it from a smartphone and tablet or from a PC.
Android and iOS
If you want to cancel the “likes” directly from yours smartphone or from yours Tablet, start the official Facebook app on the latter, log in to your account (if required), press the symbol (≡) and then tap on Your name to go directly to yours profile.
Next, press the button (…), tap on the item Activity log and, in the screen that opens, press on the wording Manage interactions.
Now locate the content you want to unlike, then press on the symbol (…) placed next to it and, to conclude, tap on the item I do not like it anymore in the menu that is shown to you.
Alternatively, you can cancel the I like that you have put to a content by simply pressing the button I like it located below it.
If you wish to cancel the I like from PC, linked to the Facebook login page, log in to your account and then click on Your name placed at the top, in order to go directly to your personal page.
Then click the button (…) and then select the item Activity log in the opened menu.
Then find the post you want to unsubscribe from I like, then click the symbol (…) located next to the latter and then press the button I do not like it anymore in the menu that is shown to you.
Alternatively, you can unlike a piece of content by clicking on the button I like it located below it.