Stories are one of the most popular features in apps like Snapchat or Instagram. You can also create a story in TikTok. The function was subsequently introduced into the app.
This allows small videos to be uploaded that, unlike normal TikTok clips, are not permanently visible, but are automatically deleted after 24 hours.
- 1.TikTok: create story
- 2.TikTok: delete stories
- 3.Find & view stories from others
TikTok: create story
How to create your own story in TikTok:
- Opens the TikTok app.
- Press the plus icon to start a new video.
- On the bottom bar , swipe right to select the Story option.
- If story mode is active, you will see a star icon in the red record button . Tap on it to start the video.
- You can now shoot a video up to 15 seconds long. Longer videos cannot be used as stories.
- The story can then be equipped with effects . You can also use filters, add text or insert a description.
- Press " Next " and make final settings for the story.
- As soon as you tap " Publish ", the story will be uploaded to TikTok.
Your followers can then view the story. In a separate tab you can see how often and by whom the story was viewed on TikTok. There is also a comment section where others can share their opinion on the story.
TikTok: delete stories
The video will delete itself after 24 hours. If you don't want it to be visible beforehand, you can simply delete it:
- Tap on the profile picture icon in the lower right corner .
- In the next window you will find your uploaded content in the middle of the screen .
- Find and watch the story video here.
- Tap on the three dots on the right .
- The "More" menu opens. Swipe to the far right .
- Here you select the trash can icon to delete the TikTok story.
Find & view stories from others
Stories also appear on the For You page like normal videos . In addition, the story content can be viewed via the profile page of the respective creator. As soon as there is a story to be seen on an account, the profile picture will be outlined in blue. In the video itself you will find a blue and white story sticker .