How To See Who Liked Your Comment On Slack

Ever been curious about who appreciated your comment on Slack? You’re in good company! Speaking from my own experience as a frequent Slack user, the desire to know who has given their nod to my comments in Slack chats is a familiar one. In this piece, I’m going to walk you through how to discover who liked your comments on Slack, sprinkled with some of my own thoughts and observations throughout.

Step 1: Open the Slack App

To begin, open the Slack app on your desktop or mobile device. If you don’t have the app installed, you can download it from the Slack website. Once you’ve opened the app, sign in to your Slack workspace.

Step 2: Navigate to the Channel

Navigate to the channel where you posted the comment you’re curious about. You can do this by clicking on the channel name in the left sidebar. Take a moment to locate the specific comment you want to check the likes for.

Step 3: Click on the Comment Options

Next, hover over the comment you want to explore, and you’ll see a small set of options appear on the right side of the comment. Click on the ellipsis icon (three dots) to access the comment options menu.

Step 4: Select “View Reactions”

In the comment options menu, select the “View Reactions” option. This will show you a list of all the reactions, including likes, that your comment has received.

Step 5: Explore the Likes

Once you click on “View Reactions,” you’ll see a pop-up window displaying the likes and reactions to your comment. You can scroll through the list and see the names or avatars of the people who liked your comment.

Personal Insight: Seeing who liked my comment on Slack has been a great way for me to gauge the impact and engagement of my contributions. It’s always a rewarding feeling to know that someone appreciated my thoughts or found my comment helpful.


Slack’s ability to show who liked your comments adds an extra layer of interaction and feedback to your conversations. By following the simple steps outlined in this article, you can easily see who appreciated your contributions on Slack. So next time you make a comment in Slack, take a moment to check the reactions and see who liked it. It’s a small but meaningful way to stay connected and feel the impact of your words in the virtual workspace.