How to report offensive comments on TikTok


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How to report offensive comments on TikTok

Not long before the pandemic of COVID-19 first appeared a app very interesting entertainment that caught the attention of young Internet users. Some time later, this social network China has become suitable for netizens of all ages, well TikTok It has a complete range of content for all tastes.

Precisely, in recent weeks the platform has drawn attention for its new ‘I don’t like’ button, in which users can press it when they do not feel identified with the content.

“There is no finish line when it comes to keeping people safe, and our latest report and ongoing safety improvements reflect our ongoing commitment to the safety and well-being of our community. We look forward to sharing more information about our ongoing work to safeguard our platform.” explains TikTok in its official statement.

But, this platform is also not exempt from some Internet users posting offensive comments on their profiles. Thus, it is necessary to know a trick that allows all users to report those ‘toxic’ comments.

Encouraging real interactions in the comments

In order to remove potentially offensive content on the platform, TikTok has made this ‘Dislike’ button official for TikTok users. USAand little by little it is testing it in other regions.

This function allows users to avoid those comments that they consider irrelevant or inappropriate. This information will add to the algorithms that TikTok already uses to keep the comments section a relevant and real place of interaction.

To avoid creating unrest among community members or discouraging creators, only the person who has registered a ‘Dislike’ in a comment you can see that you have done it. In fact, in the screenshot uploaded to Twitter, you can see that the number of likes still appears, which is not the case with the new feature.

How to report an offensive comment on TikTok

TikTok, like most of social networkshas a mechanism that allows users report people who leave offensive comments, so that the moderators of the Chinese social network review them and, if they do not comply with the rules, delete them.

Though TikTok allows its users to configure who can comment on their videos in the app settings, This measure is not highly recommended if you want your own content to have greater interaction and reach on the platform. Therefore, it is best to report offensive comments.

To report a comment on TikTok no third-party app to download. Even, it can be done on any video found on the social network. You just have to follow the following steps:

1. Login to personal TikTok account from a device.

2. Go to the TikTok video where the offensive comment is found.

3. Hold down the comment you want to report.

4. Select ‘Report’ and follow the steps described.

5. Choose the reason for the complaint.

Offensive comment on TikTok. (photo: The Third)

Offensive comment on TikTok. (photo: The Third)

If any reader is content creator on TikTok, You should know that the platform also provides a tool to report offensive comments in batches. You just have to perform the following steps:

1. Long press on a comment or press the pencil icon in the upper left corner to open the window with the options.

2. Press Manage multiple comments.

3. Select up to 100 comments.

4. Click on Plus.

5. Press report comments, and ready.