Tik Tok, was launched as DouYin in China in September 2016 and then introduced to the overseas market as TikTok one year later. It has pushed a short video viewing and making trend among the young, 500 million youngsters now obsessed with watching 15 – 60 seconds on Tik Tok.
Start an Account
Tik Tok is a mobile device-based application available both on Android and iOS device’s app store.
Download and install.
Log in or follow the prompts to sign up with a Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account.
Change the profile or nickname.
If you like any video, tap the heart icon which is on the right-hand side.
Enter anything on the comment section by tapping the conversation bubble to make comments on the Tik Tok video you are viewing.
To share the video to the social media, tap on the Share icon.
TikTok is integrated with video sharing and video creating feature. Creating a TikTok video is extremely easy.
Step 1 Click on the “+” button. If it is your first time to shoot, you need to allow TikTok to access your camera and recorder.
Step 2 Set up the timer, speed, beauty effects, filters, effects, long press the red button to start shooting.
Step 3 Choose one piece of music to level up your video.
Step 4 Once the film is done, press the red check to go to the editing page.
Step 5 Go to the upper right, you can choose another music, adjust the volume and cut sound.
Step 6 Set one frame of the video as a cover and add other special effects through the two buttons on the down left corner.