Difference between muting and unmuting
The networks provides two ways on how you can limit the visibility of other user's contributions and the interaction with other users: Muting and blocking.
| Muting || Blocking |
|Unilaterally hides contents of other users. |
- The posts of the muted user don't appear neither on the your post overview nor in your search results.
|Mutually limits the freedom of interaction between users as follows: |
See this FAQ.
- Both users are not able to comment the posts of the other.
- Both users don't get any notifications of the other.
Both ways can be combined.
This FAQ is only about muting
How to mute a user
On the user's profile page click on the three dots next to the profile image and select Mute user
List of muted users
In your account settings (→ FAQ
) on the page Muted users
you will find the list of muted users:
How to unmute a user
You can unmute a user either in your account settings or on their profile page.
a) in your account settings
On the list of muted users click on the unmute button next to the respective user, see above.
b) on their profile page
Click the button Unmute user
on his/her profile page (or click the three dots and select Unmute user