How to Hide Likes on Facebook?

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
How to hide likes on FB

Are you tired of the pressure that comes with the number of likes on your Facebook posts? Well, Facebook has got your back! In this help center guide, we’ll walk you through the simple steps to hide likes on your Facebook posts.

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Good news!!! Instagram and Facebook have launched a feature to hide Facebook likes on your post so you don’t struggle with overwhelming pressure and anxiety from the rat race on Facebook growth.

Also Read: How to Hide Friends on Facebook?

Steps to Hide Likes on Facebook

Here are the steps to hide likes on Facebook.

Step 1:

Log in to your Facebook app and tap the “Menu” icon hamburger lines in the screen’s top right corner.

tap hamburger icon

Step 2:

Scroll down and select “Settings & Privacy” at the bottom of the page.

tap on settings and privacy

Step 3:

Tap on “Settings” in the drop-down menu.

tap on settings

Step 4:

Tap on your “Profile Setting” for your username.

tap on profile settings

Step 5:

Scroll down the page and tap “Reactions and Preferences” in the Feed settings.

tap on preference and reaction

Step 6:

Switch on the toggled icon to hide Facebook likes on posts of others and on your post.

toggle icon

That’s it! Now your likes will be hidden from everyone else on Facebook.


Who can see likes on Facebook?

By default, the likes on your Facebook posts are visible to everyone who can see the post. This includes your friends, followers, and anyone accessing the post based on its privacy settings.

Can you remove likes on Facebook?

As a user, you cannot directly remove likes on Facebook that someone else has given to your posts. However, you can hide the number of likes on your posts using the steps I mentioned earlier.

Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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