Comment Moderation on YouTube

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This tip will teach you how to prevent comments from being displayed on your YouTube channel without your approval. This simple setting can be enabled using YouTube's built-in comment moderation tool. Sign in to YouTube with your Google account. Click on the Profile badge > Creator Studio > Community > Comment settings:

Go to Default settings and make sure that both Comments on your channel and Comments on your new videos are set to use the Hold all comments for review preset:

Click on Save to apply your new settings. You can manage comments by going into YouTube's community settings. Click on Community > Comments > Held for Review. Here, you'll find all the tools to review, validate, or delete comments: