A not long time ago, a new social media app called TikTok shown up on the internet. This app is usually used for sharing videos or slide shows. TikTok became very popular over the night, and people all over the world started using it. You can find many videos there, and it is a great way to take your daily dose of a laugh because you can find a whole bunch of hilarious videos posted there. But how to upload videos on TikTok from the gallery? Here are some answers.
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Where to start?
If you are about to become a part of the TikTok community and share videos there, the first thing you need to do is to sign up. So, download the app from the Apple store, or if you are an Android user, head to the Google Play Store and download it from there. Now, when you have the app installed on your device, it is time to create an account. Follow the basic registration steps, and when you are done, sign in.
Now, if you are one of those people who just want to watch videos and to share any, you don’t have to be worried about privacy issues. But if you intend to post videos you have recorded, then you should set your account as private. This option can be found in the main menu, and its purpose is to make sure your videos cannot be seen by anyone, but only for those who sent you a request to follow.
This means that you have approved them to see your shared content, which is the same as any other popular app you must have been using earlier. In this menu, besides the privacy, you can manage all other options the app is providing, just follow the directions you will have shown on the display’s screen.
Uploading the video
The TikTok app allows you to record a video directly on the app, and uploading them immediately after recorded, as well as uploading videos that you have already recorded and saved on the gallery on your phone. The procedure for uploading videos is as almost as same, but yet there is a slight difference in uploading. We are now going to explain the procedure of uploading videos from your phone’s gallery.
Upload video from gallery
To upload a video that has already been recorded and saved to your phone, you should follow the next steps. At first, open the TikTok app and squeeze the Plus sign placed in the middle of the screen, next to the lower edge of your device. Now, the option Upload will appear, and you are supposed to tap on it. you will be led to your gallery, where you need to choose a video you want to share on the app.
Before you go on the final step, you will have a video editor opened, where you can find some options to edit your content. So, by this editor, video can be modified regardless of its speed, length, or you can rotate orientation image and preview it. When you have done with the editing, you should head to the button Next, that is easy to see, as it has the red frame.
The final step includes adding a caption. So, you can write some text, add a hashtag, and set some options such as comments, permission for the video to be seen, or set an option for saving the video in an album. After you have decided about these options, you can finally share a video.
To do so, press on the button Post, and wait for a couple of moments for the video to be uploaded. The procedure is all done, and this is the way how you can share a video from your phone’s gallery on the TikTok.