Question: Should You Like Your Own Posts?

Is it okay to like your own post?

The consensus around here is that it’s unnecessary; obviously you “like” what you posted or else you wouldn’t have posted it in the first place.

As a general rule, if a pretty big portion of your audience thinks something is a little uncouth, avoid doing it- even if one person at your office thinks its okay..

Should you like your own Instagram posts?

It is never acceptable to like your own ‘gram. The simple act of posting the picture to Instagram indicates that you do, in fact, like it. Adding a like is obvious and sad.

Why do you like your own post?

Most social networks want to encourage, not discourage posting. So users who are excited about posting something may want to express that excitement further by liking their own post. Saying “no” to that creates unnecessary friction for users. It doesn’t hurt the platform.

Should you like your own LinkedIn posts?

Click the Like button on your own LinkedIn posts. The same goes for liking your own comments. This tactic is especially powerful if others have commented on your post because they’ll continue to see notifications about new likes and comments on the post, and that might encourage them to contribute again in some way.

What’s wrong with liking your own status?

There is nothing wrong in it, though many consider it a vain act or even a way to add one to the likes count. In my opinion, your posts are expressions of your opinion and so you liking your own post is a redundant act.

Can I like my own page?

To like another Facebook page as your page, go to the page you want to like, click on the three dots on the page’s cover photo, and click on the Like as Your Page link. How to like Facebook pages as your page. You’ll then get a drop-down menu showing all of the pages you manage.