Sometimes it is necessary to find the right video and its author in TikTok. In the article, we will consider how it is easier and faster to search for videos of interest using different methods.
Finding Videos on TikTok
For those who have just started using TikTok, its interface may seem unusual. Therefore, you need to be armed with simple and effective options for managing the application.
Ways to search for videos and music on Tik Tok
You can find TikTok videos and bloggers in the following ways:
For each of the items listed below, there are instructions that will make it easier to find videos.
A hashtag is a key clickable word or phrase that begins with a pound sign. You can click on the tag.
TikTok tailors recommendations with hashtags to the user. For example, if you watch comical and cute videos, the system can display the following tags: #kittens, #laughter, #mypetstar.
Search clip by hashtag
How to find videos on TikTok using hashtags:
By people and clips
You can find the video through the author. For this:
The person’s profile and their published content will open. Scroll through the video and click on the one you want.
According to the recommendations
Recommendations is a section of the application where the most popular videos are displayed. The system itself finds clips by interests and preferences. In selecting content for your feed, the application is based on comments, likes, subscriptions.
How to find recommended videos
How to search videos on Tik Tok through recommendations:
How to add the clip you like to “Favorites” and then find this section:
Favorites can also store hashtags, music, and effects.
Music, hashtags and effects in TikTok favorites
By QR code
A QR code is a user ID that can be posted on your other social networks. A special scanner will help you go to the profile of the desired author.
How to search for a user through a QR code:
If you want to share your QR code with someone, then click on the “My TikCode” button.
Unfortunately, the application does not provide a history that would allow you to see a list of previously viewed videos. But you can re-watch the clip in two ways:
How to find a liked video
On Tik Tok, you can see the video again if you like it. How to find a video you like:
How to find saved video
The program makes it possible to upload your own and other people’s content, but where to look for it later? Videos are not saved in the profile itself. But the material is downloaded by default to the “Photos” folder of your smartphone. That is, you can find the video in the gallery of the device.
If you access the application via a PC, the file will be saved in the Downloads folder on your computer.
Find music from a clip
Sometimes the song from the video sinks into the soul so much that you want to put it on repeat. The name of the music you like can be found in several ways.
On a note. Unfortunately, this method is not the most convenient, since the track name does not always match the official version. This is due to the fact that anyone can upload a song through a computer with their own name.
Search blogger by video
If you are interested in the author of the video you like, but you do not know how to find an account and watch his other works, you just need to click on the profile picture on the right side of the screen. The blogger’s profile will open immediately.
You can also click on the username, which is located above the description and begins with the “@” symbol.
There are special push signals, thanks to which you can receive notifications about new tiktoker videos. To do this, open the settings (“Push notifications”). Now make sure that the “Videos from people you follow” section is activated. If the signals do not come, then try updating the application or restarting the device.
Recognition of a person on video
Recently, Tik Tok began testing a new feature that will allow you to recognize a person from a video. It will be located on the right side of the screen above the author’s profile picture. The user only has to go to the “Search” section and drag the triangle to the desired part of the picture. The result of the analysis will instantly appear (links to places where there is a selected item will appear).
For example, if you drag the frame and select a T-shirt, a list of marketplaces where you can buy a similar thing will appear.
If you follow the instructions given, you will easily find what you want and not drown in a sea of diverse content that is not always needed.