How to Change Content on TikTok Feed

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Here’s a few things you can try to change the content you’re being shown on your TikTok feed.

How to Change Content on TikTok Feed

TikTok features a seemingly limitless amount of video content delivered straight to your feed. Over time, TikTok will use its algorithm to feed you videos it thinks you will find interesting. Of course, the app is not always perfect at delivering quality content. This guide will show you how to change the content on your TikTok feed.

How to Change Content on TikTok Feed

There are a few ways to change the content you see on your TikTok feed. First, you can tell the algorithm you’re not interested in specific videos. Second, you can clear your TikTok cache and watch history to get rid of data TikTok may be using to show you recommended videos. You can also change your content preferences to show videos in a particular language.

To change the content on your TikTok feed:

  1. When you encounter a video you don’t like, press the screen and tap the ‘Not interested‘ button.
  2. Set the preferred language in the ‘Content preferences‘ section of the in-app settings.
  3. Clear your TikTok watch history by going into the in-app Settings menu and tapping on ‘Watch history.’
  4. Clear your TikTok cache by going into the in-app Settings menu and tapping on ‘Clear Cache.’

If you’ve done all the steps above and want to view videos for specific content, use the search function inside TikTok to browse videos from a wide range of topics.

For more information on how to customize your TikTok For You Page and change up the type of videos, you’re seeing, check out this video:

FAQ

How do you change content interests on TikTok?

There is no way to change content interests on TikTok.

How do I customize my Tik Tok feed?

There is no way to customize your TikTok feed. The app uses an algorithm to surface content that it thinks you will find engaging. You can like and comment on videos to give the algorithm feedback, but there is no way to manually add or remove videos from your feed.

How do I change interests in TikTok 2022?

To change your interests on TikTok, go to your profile and tap on the “Edit Profile” button. Under the “Interests” section, you can add or remove interests as you see fit.

How do I change my algorithm on TikTok?

Open the TikTok app and go to your profile page. Tap on the three dots in the top right corner and select “Edit profile.” Scroll down to the “Account” section and tap on “Email.” Enter your new email address and tap “Confirm.”

How do I change categories in TikTok?

To change your category on TikTok, go to your profile and tap on the three dots in the top right-hand corner. Tap on ‘Edit Profile’ and then scroll down to the ‘Category’ section. Tap on the category that you want to change to and then hit ‘Done’.

How do you change your video preferences on TikTok?

To change your video preferences on TikTok, go to your account settings and tap on the “Video” tab. From there, you can adjust your video playback settings, such as video quality and autoplay.

How do you pick categories on TikTok?

To pick categories on TikTok, tap on the Discover tab at the bottom of the main screen. Then, scroll down and tap on the Interests section. Here, you can select from a list of available categories, or you can search for specific keywords to find videos that match your interests.

How does TikTok decide what to show you?

The TikTok app uses an algorithm to show you content that it thinks you’ll like. The algorithm is based on the content you’ve liked, shared, and commented on in the past, as well as the type of content you’ve watched.

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