Boasting of more than 500 million monthly users, Instagram is a superb photo and video sharing app. With tons of handy filters, it allows you to give your favorite photo better look and then share it with your friends. Frankly speaking, I love using this cool social networking app on my smartphone. What about you?

At times, some offensive comments on my photos by other Instagram users disappoint me. Because of it, I even stop posting pics. You might have also been trolled or harassed by offensive comments.

How to Hide Inappropriate Comments in Instagram on Android and iPhone

Fortunately, Instagram has rolled out an anti-harassment tool that allows you to hide inappropriate comments. It’s available for both Android and iPhone app. If you no longer want to put up with the unacceptable comments, you need to try out this significant feature. Let’s go!

How to Hide Inappropriate Comments in Instagram on Android/iPhone

Make sure you have updated Instagram to the latest 9.3 version on your Android or iOS device.

Step #1. Launch Instagram on your smartphone.

Launch Instagram on your smartphone

Step #2. Now, you need to tap on profile tab.

You need to tap on profile tab

Step #3. Tap on the settings icon.

Next, Tap on the settings icon

Step #4. Next, you will have to scroll down and tap on Comments under Settings.

Scroll down and tap on Comments under Settings

Step #5. Toggle on the switch next to “Hide Inappropriate Comments.”

Toggle on the switch next to 'Hide Inappropriate Comments'

Step #6. Up next, you need to add the keywords that you would like to hide. In the end, tap on Done to confirm.

Next, you need to add the keywords that you would like to hide, then Finally Tap on Done

That’s it! From now on, the offensive comments will be hidden.

There is a very handy feature called Private account hidden in the Settings, which enables you to allow only your existing Instagram users to view your photos.

Which is your favorite feature in this social networking app? Is there any significant feature you wish to see in this app soon? We would like to have your views in the comments below or on Facebook,Twitter, and Google Plus.