How To Use Kik – A Beginner’s Guide

Kik is social media messenger which is very popular among teenagers nowadays. Do you know? 40% of American teenagers are using this app and stay active on it. This app is not just a messaging app. It is an instant messaging app which has its own browser, music player and video player. Isn’t it so interesting? A messaging app has all these features. It means while chatting with someone, you can browse the internet, listen to music even you can also watch videos using Kik app.

This is the only reason, teenagers love this app and registering on this app. Kik app was designed to make communication interesting and instant. While using this app, your privacy is completely is safe. You don’t have to share your personal cell number you can share your username which you have mentioned while registering on Kik app.

In this article, we will share the beginner guide on “How to use Kik?“.  We will tell you how to sign up on the Kik, How to share images and videos on Kik, How to find people on Kik, How to chat with your friends on Kik, and How can you talk to the BOT on Kik. We will clear all your basic queries on how to use Kik.

How to Sign Up for Kik

How To Use Kik – A Beginner’s Guide

How To Use Kik – A Beginner’s Guide

If you want to use Kik app then obviously you have to download its app in your android and ios devices. Don’t have android or ios devices? Don’t worry, you can use this app on your windows too. Yeah! Isn’t it cool? This is best communication app I have ever used. It is providing all the services which an individual needs at the one place. Now, let’s see how can you sign up on Kik?

Steps to Sign up for Kik

  1. After installing the app, tap on Register Option
  2. Fill all the details and add your username
  3. It will ask to access your contact list. You must Tap on Yes.
  4. To find your friends on kik, tap on locate friends or contacts and if you have the username of your friend then you can find them easily using their username.
  5. Once everything is done, confirm your email address otherwise you will not be able to access your kik account.

Chatting and Sharing using on kik

This app is very easy to use. You can chat with your friends very easily using this Kik app. Steps are given below:

  1. At the bottom of screen Tap on chat or Tap on friends name.
  2. After writing your text in the chat box tap on the send button. I can’t specify the Chat button because it depends on the version you are using. It may appear as a button or as a speech bubble.
  3. Tap on keyboard icons on your device to add emoji, characters and all symbols and icons on your chat.

Sharing Videos and Images on Kik

Before sharing media files on the kik app you have to allow to access media files on your mobile phone. After that you can share the video and images on kik app very easily by following the steps given below:

  1. Just above the message box, Tap on the image or video.
  2. After that add any image or video which you want to add or you can record audio also if you want to.
  3. If you want to add a message with the attachment file, then you can add that message too.
  4. At last, tap on send button to send the file to your friend.

There is a little square icon on right of the chat box just above it. Tapping on that icon, you can share other content too on kik app.

How to find People on Kik app

Without People there will be no use of messaging app. So, You can find people on Kik app using their usernames only. You can’t find them using their mobile numbers and other details. Even you can’t find your friend just by typing his name. You need to enter his or her username. For the privacy purpose, it is good but it makes the searching for a friend on kik app difficult.

  1. At the bottom right of the front Kik screen, tap the big blue ‘+’ button
  2. then select Search by username option, Start a group, Scan a Kik code or Discover bots.
  3. After that enter the criteria according to the choice you made.

You can only search for your friend through their username. So, You must confirm the username of your friend before adding him or her on kik app.

Group Chatting on Kik App

You can also make a group of your friends on Kik app and do group chatting. You can add 9 members in a group.

  1. At the bottom right of the front Kik screen, tap the big blue ‘+’ button
  2. then Tap on Start a group.
  3. Write the group name so you can find that group easily.
  4. Add members to the group just by adding their usernames.
  5. Start chatting with your froup members and have fun.

Final Words

We hope all the above information is helpful for you. Still if you have any doubt or facing any problem in installing or doing anything in the kik app then let us know in the comments. If you want us to post about any other query then please let us know in the comments. We would love to help you with our posts. For more updates like this from World Top Updates don’t forget to subsccribe our newsletter.



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