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How to Put Words on TikTok?

TikTok has grown as a popular platform for making trendy and attractive music videos where everyone is posting engaging content almost every day. As addicting as it is, TikTok offers many interesting effects to make your videos seem more attractive and helps you to get TikTok followers and fans. One of the many trendy effects that can be added to music videos is the addition of texts. Don’t worry if you don’t know how to add text to your TikTok videos. We’ll learn about it here. 

Adding Text to TikTok Videos with Text Editor 

The TikTok editor is very user-friendly and simple. Follow these simple steps to add words to your TikTok videos.

  • Open your TikTok app and go to the create button, the “+” sign located at the bottom end of the feed. You can start a new video, upload content from the camera roll, or open a draft and be ready to get thousands of views.

Tap on + Button

  • Then trim and edit your video as you like. When you think you’re done, tap the “next” button.
  • You will see a “text” button on the bottom left end. Tap this to open text.

Click On text

  • Next, you will need to type whatever you want using your device’s keyboard. You can now type whatever you want to write on your video. See an example pictured below.

Type Whatever You Want

  • Now you can select the styles and fonts that you like for your text. Play around with the text’s styles, fonts, location, and size. You can pinch and move the text around as you wish.
  • Now tap the text button and select “edit” from the options. Tap the “duration” button to set the duration of the text you want.

Tap on Text

  • The text editor of TikTok has a special feature that allows you to set the text duration for how long you want the text to appear on the screen. You can easily use text durations to tell a story with on-screen text.
  • Adjust the sliding scale to make your text appear and disappear as per your desired time. If you want to set the text to match a song beat, you’ll need a little more practice.

Text Duration

  • Now, once you’re done, press the play button present above TikTok’s editing bar. This will let you preview your text. 
  • Once you are satisfied with your video, just tap the checkmark button located at the button on the right end of the screen. This will make your video ready for posting.

Editing the Text 

The TikTok text editor allows you to choose the colors and fonts to set the text of your TikTok video. If you wish to change the colors and fonts, just tap through colors and fonts situated at the screen bottom. Similar to Instagram, you can tap lines and adjust the text alignment. 

Using the simple methods above, you can quickly put words or text on your TikTok videos with ease and assist you to get more likes. Just add texts to your TikTok videos to add an extra charm to them and make them attractive for your audience.