In this post we will explain you everything to create new tiktok videos
The TikTok application is a Chinese application In the starting its name is MUSICAl.LY launched in 2014 with 35 languages but in 2017 bytedance converted it into TikTok
But maybe TikTok is now available in 40+ languages & some countries where people use TikTok are
Turkey, Mexico, India, USA, China, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, France, Germany, etc and in many more countries people use Tiktok
Tiktok has 800 million-plus active users in 2020 It doesn’t allow you to create more than one-minute videos.
What you get
- What is TikTok
- How to download and create TikTok account
- How to setup TikTok profile
- Navigation of Tiktok Pages
- How to create and customized TikTok videos
- How to make duet TikTok videos
- Frequently Asked Questions
What is TikTok
Tiktok is a video sharing social media application available in both android and ios devices, launched in 2017
In this application, users can create short videos related to their talent, comedy, art or any other type of videos and
They can upload these short videos on this application
The best part of the app is ‘easy for visible‘
If you are a new user even then you can get more views on TikTok easily.
How to download and create TikTok account
- To download the TikTok app visit on the play store for android users or visit on the app store for iPhone users,
- Then click on the search bar and write TikTok and search, when you see on the top, click on it and install
- When TikTok installing is complete then it shows in the home page of the device
- Open the app then click on bottom right corner profile icon “me” then signup
To create an account you get some options like phone number, email, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Gmail
By all these are options you can signup in the TikTok application
How to setup TikTok profile
- After creating account successfully Go to “me option” click on edit profile where you can upload your photo or video for profile image
- Then click on the username and select and username for your profile so anyone can find you easily
- You can write something about your profile in the bio section, which is showing below the profile of yours
- If you want then you can add some of your social media accounts like Instagram and YouTube so you can increase followers and subscribers and get more visibility on other social platforms.
Navigation of Tiktok Pages
To understand all the features of TikTok application first I will explain all the pages and their options
It is the main screen of TikTok where you can see all the videos of people
And even you can follow, like, share and comment on their videos.
In the top of the screen, it shows two options :-
- Following: In this option, you can only watch those peoples videos you follow them
- For you: But in this option, you see videos of anyone TikTok algorithm will decide which videos are presenting next
It is a screen where you can find any people’s profile by searching on their username or
If don’t know their username but sometimes it may be hard to find by name then you can try to search by its name
TikTok also gives you a feature to create your profiles QR code so you can share your code with friends.
In the discover page you get some categories top, users, videos sounds, etc.
On this page you will see all the trending challenges are going on, in TikTok,
It is a page where you will see all the messages & notifications related to your profile when someone sends you a message, like your video, share, comment you get here.
It is a page where you can see the statistics of your profile like how many followers you get, people you following them, total likes you get.
You can see all & new tiktok videos you uploaded on your profile and all those videos which you like them. By this page you can also go on social platforms you connect with TikTok.
It consists of two more pages
1.) Find friends
2.) privacy and safety
When you’re in the profile page then you can navigate find friends page by clicking on top left corner profile icon it will take you on that page where you get three more options
- Invite friends: you can invite your friends
- find contacts: you can find in your contacts who has an account in TikTok
- find Facebook friends: you can find who has a TikTok account in the list of Facebook friends
Privacy & safety
In the profile page, you get three dots in the top right corner click on it to see the privacy & safety page where you can use all these options according to you
- Manage my account
- Content preference
- Share profile
- Push notifications7
- Digital wellbeing
- Data saver
- Report a problem
- Help center
- Safety center
- Community guidelines
- Copyright policy
- Add account
- Log out
In this, you can get all the options/settings related to this application & your profile you can visit and explore all the settings you can do in this application.
Also read : What is Snapchat | How to use it
How to create and customized TikTok videos
How to shoot new tiktok videos
- To create a new tiktok videos first you should click on the ‘+’ icon
- then it will take you to a camera page where you can get options to create 15, 60 seconds videos and even you can create images, slides videos, with some effects
- Select time how many seconds video you want to create, or if you want to change the camera front or back, you can do by the top right corner
- To start shooting new tiktok video click on a circular red button in the middle bottom
- After completing the video click on tick and if you want to customize then there have some options in the right side to customize it.
How to customize shoot videos
Sounds: It will give you many options to choose correct music for your videos even you can choose music from your sd card
After creating tiktok video click on sound option then it will take you on a next page which is “Add a sound” where music is divided into categories like fitness music, love, birthday, heartbreak, hip-hop, Hindi, comedy, the 90s and more
If you want to find any music then you can just type the music name in the search bar, then you get top results.
Effects: when you click on effects it shows you many effects by using those you can make your videos more interesting
To use that effectively hold the effect button & drop when you want to stop, it gives you undo option if you want to remove the effect
Stickers: By using this you can add many types of emojis, gif, stickers (like time-related, date, poll, wishing & many more stickers you can add on your video screen
Speed: It is also a very useful feature in the TikTok application by the speed you can control the video by using this feature you can convert fast videos into slow or slow into fast so it looks good.
Text: Add text on the screen with different fonts(classic, typewriter, handwriting neon serif) and colors you can change size, position, text background color & add a timer on text, etc.
Flash: It is a normal flash which is available in your videos
Filters: Some filters available in TikTok as portrait( F1 to F4 & S1 to S13), landscape(B1 to B11), food(G1 to G7), the vibe (V1 to V7)
Voice over: It also allows you to add your voice in the video
Volume: You can control the volume of the music or voice playing in the video.
How to post videos on TikTok
After completing customization of the video
Click on the next red button then it shows you to write caption related to the video you are publishing & add some hashtags for gaining more views on the video
You also tag any of your friends by click on “@friends” option.
It shows some more options like save video, share video, save the video on drafts, who can view your video public or only your friends, etc.
Select TikTok videos thumbnail
When you describe your video then on the right side you get an option which is “select cover”
click on it and slide that part and stop where you want, that part is showing as a thumbnail in your video.
How to make duet TikTok videos
For creating a duet TikTok videos
- First browse the video and select the correct one you want to duet with
- Then open the video,
- Now, Click on the share option, many options will be visible, select the option “duet“
- Now the new screen will appear and you are ready to duet with a different video.
In this post, we will explained you everything like how to download the app, create an account, setup of the profile, create new TikTok videos & its features
As a beginner you need & able to create new videos and get more views.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ans: Zhang Yiming is the founder of TikTok it is the Chinese billionaire and CEO of bytedance company
Ans: Tiktok is working on In-app purchases coins, it means users buy coins in the form of some characters & then they will send it to their favourite characters but Now tiktok is also start making money through advertising in the application.
Ans: Yes, you can contact to tiktok but it officially doesn’t provide any number or email, if you want to contact them you have to visit on their “CONTACT US” page by tiktok application.
Ans: As you all know tiktok is a application used by many countries so tiktok has many headquarters in the world like Mumbai, NewYork, Dubai, Paris, Los Angeles and many more.
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