How To Hide Followers And Following On TikTok

how to hide followers and following on tiktok

If you want to ensure that your videos are seen by the people you want to see them. But you don’t want to be overwhelmed by the number of views and comments your videos are getting. Then hiding your following on TikTok might be a good option for you. Hiding your followers and following on TikTok works a lot like hiding your likes and comments on Instagram. I’m going to walk you through how to hide TikTok followers. It’s pretty quick and simple so let’s jump in.

If you want to hide both your following and follower then the only way to do that is to private your profile.

Here’s how you can hide your followers?

  • Go to your TikTok app.
  • Tap on the profile tab at the bottom right.
  • Tap on three dots or horizontal lines at the top right hand corner.
  • Then go to privacy and then change your account from public to private.

By hitting over the toggle button a prompt will appear. It Will ask you to “Switch Anyway.” Tap on that and it will turn into a private account.

If it’s on a public account there’s no setting to hide followers. So if you want to start hiding your followers you need to make your account private.

How to Hide Following List on TikTok?

It is possible to hide your following list on TikTok. You can use this feature to keep your list private.

If you want to keep your following list private, but you don’t want to turn your whole account into a private account. Then follow along with the steps:

  • Open your TikTok app.
  • Tap on the me tab at the bottom right.
  • Go to the top right of the screen and tap the three dots or horizontal lines and then press privacy.
  • Under the privacy setting’s tap on “Following List.”
  • Now select the Only Me option to hide your following list.

Note: If you don’t see this option. Then I would recommend you to update your app from the app store.

Once you select the “only me” option then only you’ll be able to see your following list.

Why You Should Hide Your Followers And Following List?

Hiding your followers and following on TikTok is a great way to keep your content under wraps and out of the reach of those that might want to clog up your feed. This can be particularly useful if you’re building a brand. And want to increase an audience size without being overbearing.

As you grow your audience on TikTok, you’ll notice that some of your followers spam the comments section. Some even spam your comments section with a large number of unsolicited replies.

This happens when a large number of people follow you on TikTok. Unfortunately, these spammers have no interest in a constructive conversation. So you should hide them from your feed.

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Can my followers see who I follow on TikTok?

Yes, your followers can see who you follow on TikTok.

Anybody who’s following you or you’ve accepted to follow you can still see your followers. You can’t turn it off completely from everybody but you can limit it by making your account private. The only people who are your followers can see your followers. Otherwise, there’s no other way around it.

How To See Hidden Following List On TikTok?

There is no legit way to see a hidden following list on TikTok. But you are desperate enough to see someone’s following list. There are a few third party websites that help you hack into the system. Where you can see anyone’s following list.

You can spy on any profile with the help of these third party websites. It will ask you to complete the short human verification by downloading some unwanted apps.

I highly recommend you to not try these hacks. These websites are more like spam and they can get you in trouble. TikTok can ban you and you’ll end up losing your account.

Final Thoughts

This feature comes in handy when you have to protect yourself from potential threats. Simply turn your public account into private. Then you’ll be safe from people whom you don’t want to engage.

I hope it will help you out for sure. But If you have any questions let me know in the comments section!

Rahul Tigga

Welcome to Social Minotaur readers! I'm Rahul Tigga a compassionate tech content writer and Digital Marketer for 9 years. This blog helps you with how to guide for social media. I Also cover some different topics related to my niche.

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