- How can I see when a video was posted?
You can see when a video was posted by looking at the top of the post underneath the profile name.
- How do I like a video?
You can double tap on the video or tap the fist-bump icon below the post.
- How do I unlike a video?
Once you've liked a video, you can double tap on the video or tap the fist-bump icon below the post to unlike the video.
- How do I turn sound on or off when watching videos?
Your phone has volume controls and a mute button/switch.
Hashtags and Places
- How do I use hashtags?
You can add hashtags in the caption of comments of your post. To tag a video with a hashtag:
1. Take or upload a video
2. Choose to add a filter, then type # followed by text in the Caption field (ex:sendit)
After you tag your post with a hashtag, you'll be able to tap the hashtag to see a page that shows all photos and videos people have uploaded with that hashtag.
- How do I see hashtag or location pages?
To see the page for a location or hashtag, you can search for it or tap the hashtag or location that appears on a post.
Hashtag and location pages include public posts that have been shared with the corresponding hashtag or location.
- What videos show up on hashtag and location pages?
Hashtag and location pages include public videos that were shared with the corresponding hashtag or location. You can tap at the top of these pages to see public posts.
Search & Explore
- How are videos chosen for Search & Explore?
We're always working to update the types of videos you see in Search & Explore to better tailor it to you. Posts are selected automatically based on things like the people you follow or the posts you like. You may also see video channels, which can include posts from a mixture of hand-picked and automatically souped accounts based on topics we think you'll enjoy.
- Who can see photos that appear in Search and Explore?
If you see a post in Search & Explore, it doesn't mean that everyone else is seeing it. We're always working to update the types of posts you see in Search & Explore to better tailor it to you. For example, we may show you videos that people you follow have liked or are liked by a large number of people.
- How do I clear my .show search history?
.show saves searches in Search to make it easier for you to find your favorite accounts, locations and hashtags again quickly. To clear your search history:
1. Go to your profile
2. Tap the settings icon
3. Scroll to the bottom then tap Clear Search History
Keep in mind that clearing you search history is temporary, and that searches you clear may reappear in your history after you search for them again.