The world of Tik Tok and its popularity in Kenya

Tik Tok is a short-form video platform. It captures about 15 to 30 seconds of a moment one would love to share. It’s nature has made it to be popular among the teenagers in the country who love to try new things.

TikTok acts as a social network, where users share videos covering a wide range of categories, from lip syncing to comedic skits to viral challenges. But even if you’ve never heard of the app, it’s worth getting to know it.

TikTok has over 1 billion all-time downloads , and its popularity and influence has only continued to spread.

Someof the Kenyan celebrities who have embrace Tik Tok include: Avril, Ruthie, Daisy Oyuga and Anto among others.

Tips on how to use Tik Tok

  1. Use hashtags and Sounds

If you are planning to use Tik Tok, familiarize yourself with hashtags to be able to create an audience of what you are posting. For instance #Bae to share on relationships videos.

The sound that you choose to accompany your video should also have the tone of the message to make it better.

2. It has editing facilities.

In case you would love to trim, add or edit a clip, the social media has its on set of editing techniques that you can use. You can also use special effects for the clip or pics you want to share.

3. Engage

Make sure you engage the social media crowd. This is achieved byhitting three dots on the right side of your screen.

4. Keep it short.

Make a short clip that captivates the people. Keep it 15-30 seconds. Use hashtags and you are good to go. Click the video below to understand more:


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