How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook


This wikiHow teaches you how to hide some of your likes on Facebook from Timeline, and prevent it from popping up in your friends' news feeds. This method only works for Pages you like, and your likes on your own posts.

Part 1

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

1
com. If you aren't automatically logged in, log in with your Facebook account. You will have to enter your email or phone number and your password.

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

2
You can do this by clicking on your name on the left navigation menu on your Home page. Your name and a thumbnail of your profile picture will be at the top of the navigation menu on the left side of your screen.

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

3
This button will be in the lower-right corner of your cover photo.

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

4
The list is reverse-chronologically ordered, so your most recent likes will be at the top.

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

5
This button looks like a pencil icon on the right side of your screen. Clicking on it will open up a small popup menu.

 on How to Prevent Others from Seeing Posts You Like on Facebook

6
This will hide your like from Timeline, so it won't pop up in your friends' news feeds.