How to Unhide Posts On Reddit

In a Nutshell

To unhide a Reddit post, tap on your profile icon in the top right corner and go to History. Press Recent menu and choose Hidden. Now tap on the three-dots icon next to the post that you want to make visible and select Unhide.

Did you hide a post on Reddit that you now want to unhide? Have you been clicking on every feature looking for where to undo your actions? If your answer to these questions is yes, then worry no more. This guide will teach you how to unhide posts on Reddit.

Every user has that post they do not want to appear on their timeline. What most people do is hide such posts. While it is easy to hide the post, some people face difficulties when they want to unhide it.

The complaint started becoming rampant after the latest update to the Reddit app. In this tutorial, we’ll teach you how to unhide posts on Reddit with ease.

How to Unhide Reddit Posts on PC?

1. Open a web browser and go to Reddit.

2. Log in to your account if you haven’t done it already.

3. Click on your username in the top right corner and select Profile.

How to unhide reddit posts

4. From the top menu, click on Hidden.

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5. Reddit will now display all your hidden posts. Find the Reddit post that you want to unhide and click on the Unhide button below it.

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That’s all you need to do to unhide posts on Reddit. It will now be visible on your profile.

How to unhide posts using the Reddit app?

The steps are slightly different if you are accessing Reddit from your phone. Sometimes, it changes after the Reddit team makes new updates. For now, this is how to unhide Reddit posts on your mobile app:

  1. Open the Reddit app on your phone.
  2. Tap on your profile picture in the top right.
  3. Select History.
  4. Tap on the Recent dropdown menu and select Hidden from the menu that appears.
  5. Find the post you want to unhide and tap the three-dots icon next to it.
  6. Tap on Unhide.

That is all. The hidden Reddit post is now back on your feed and visible to all. You will also see the post in future searches and when browsing relevant topics.

What happens when you unhide a Reddit post?

When you unhide a Reddit post, it will appear on your feed again as well as other places on Reddit such as your profile and search results. Whether you hide or unhide a post, other Reddit users can still view and interact with it unless it is deleted.


What happens when you hide a post on Reddit?

When you hide a post on Reddit, it disappears from your feed. Hiding other Redditors’ posts ensures that such post does not appear in your searches again. After you hide a post, other people can still see it except you.

If you hide a post from another Reddit user, the poster will not be notified. Similarly, they will not know when you unhide the post if you do so in the future.

Are my deleted Reddit posts recoverable?

Yes, you can still see Reddit posts you deleted months ago. However, you will not be able to restore the post to your feed or wherever you deleted it from. The only thing you can do is see the content and, if you want, post a similar one again.

What happens when a post is hidden on Reddit?

When a post is hidden on Reddit, it gets hidden from your profile and subreddits just for you. Other users can still view the post that you’ve hidden and can interact with it, such as by posting comments.

If you no longer want anyone to view the post, you have to delete it so that it gets hidden from everyone.

Wrapping Up

Sometimes you have to hide a post on Reddit because you don’t want to see it appear on your feed.

Hiding a post on Reddit is easy for many people. However, when the time comes to unhide the post, they become confused. If you were in this situation before, now you know your way out.

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Ali Mahdi

Ali Mahdi is the founder of CyberTips and a seasoned software developer. His expertise lies in programming, cryptocurrency trading, and social media marketing. In addition to CyberTips, Ali has written for other prominent blogs in the past for 5+ years, including iDrop News, Redmond Pie, iPhone Hacks, and iDownloadBlog.