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How to Delete Yik Yak

Published by Yik Yak, Inc. on 2023-12-14

We have made it super easy to delete Yik Yak account and/or app.

Guide to Delete Yik Yak

Things to note before removing Yik Yak:

  1. The developer of Yik Yak is Yik Yak, Inc. and all inquiries must go to them.
  2. Under the GDPR, Residents of the European Union and United Kingdom have a "right to erasure" and can request any developer like Yik Yak, Inc. holding their data to delete it. The law mandates that Yik Yak, Inc. must comply within a month.
  3. American residents (California only - you can claim to reside here) are empowered by the CCPA to request that Yik Yak, Inc. delete any data it has on you or risk incurring a fine (upto 7.5k usd).
  4. If you have an active subscription, it is recommended you unsubscribe before deleting your account or the app.


How to delete Yik Yak account:

Generally, here are your options if you need your account deleted:

Option 1: Reach out to Yik Yak via Justuseapp. Get all Contact details →

Option 2: Visit the Yik Yak website directly Here →

Option 3:   Contact Yik Yak Support/ Customer Service:

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How to Delete Yik Yak from your iPhone or Android.

Delete Yik Yak from iPhone.

To delete Yik Yak from your iPhone, Follow these steps:

  1. On your homescreen, Tap and hold Yik Yak until it starts shaking.
  2. Once it starts to shake, you'll see an X Mark at the top of the app icon.
  3. Click on that X to delete the Yik Yak app from your phone.

Method 2:

Go to Settings and click on General then click on "iPhone Storage". You will then scroll down to see the list of all the apps installed on your iPhone. Tap on the app you want to uninstall and delete the app.

For iOS 11 and above:

Go into your Settings and click on "General" and then click on iPhone Storage. You will see the option "Offload Unused Apps". Right next to it is the "Enable" option. Click on the "Enable" option and this will offload the apps that you don't use.

Delete Yik Yak from Android

  1. First open the Google Play app, then press the hamburger menu icon on the top left corner.
  2. After doing these, go to "My Apps and Games" option, then go to the "Installed" option.
  3. You'll see a list of all your installed apps on your phone.
  4. Now choose Yik Yak, then click on "uninstall".
  5. Also you can specifically search for the app you want to uninstall by searching for that app in the search bar then select and uninstall.

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What is Yik Yak?

On Yik Yak, connect with everyone within 5 miles. All you need to do to get started on Yik Yak is verify your humanity with a valid U.S. phone number. Inside the app, your identity is a secret. This makes it fun and easy to jump into conversations without societal labels! Everyone is equal on Yik Yak. Other people within 5 miles of your location on Yik Yak are your "herd". When you post a message (called a "yak"), it's visible to your herd. You can upvote or downvote yaks to show your like or dislike of the content! On the Hot feed, yaks from the last 24 hours are ranked by number of total upvotes! To start a conversation around any yak, you can easily comment and start a dialogue. Notifications make it easy to keep up to date with activity. To make things easy to understand, we've included awesome tutorials. Want to see what's going on all around the country? Check out the Nationwide Hot and Nationwide Top feeds to stay on top of the national pulse! To keep everyone safe o...

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