How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

Once in a while, you must have considered adding texts to your TikTok account. Well, everyone does but earlier it was not possible but now you have it all. TikTok has introduced a new feature to the list that allows you to add text posts as well. Now, this might leave you wondering how to create & customize text posts on TikTok. Well, you don’t have to stress out much because, in this TikTok guide, we are going to help you with creating and customizing text posts on TikTok.

If you are curious about how to create & customize text posts on TikTok then you have to access the TikTok app>tap on the + icon>choose the text option>enter your text message>tap on the Aa icon to make customizations>tap on the next option>tap on the post to feed option to share it on your story. So, this is how you can create and make customization to your text posts. To get more information read ahead.

What Is A Text Post On TikTok?

How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

TikTok has added a new feature to the app that lets you share your thoughts and opinions with your friends by sharing text messages. Other than the visual content that TikTok is mainly known for, but now you can even add text posts to your TikTok account as well. TikTok earlier allowed you to add video content only later did it allow users to add up to 35 photos as a post and now they have introduced the text post feature which allows you to add up to 1500 characters.

You can add text posts on TikTok to share your thoughts, opinions, tips, etc with your TikTok friends. Also, TikTok text posts are customizable you can add stickers, music, fonts, etc to your text posts to make them look more mesmerizing. If you are not conscious of how to create & customize text posts on TikTok then head to the next section.

How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

As the text posts feature is quite new for TikTok users they are not much aware of creating and customizing text posts on TikTok. If you are curious to know how to create & customize text posts on TikTok then below we are going to explain each thoroughly make sure to go through it carefully.

How To Create Text Posts On TikTok?

How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

To create text posts on TikTok head to the step-by-step guide below:

Step 1: Firstly, you need to access the “TikTok App” on your device.

Step 2: Then, you have to tap on the “+ Icon” and choose the “Text” option.

Step 3: Now, add the “Text Message” you want to deliver. (TikTok allows you to add links, mentions, and hashtags).

Step 4: Then, click on the “Aa Icon” to make changes to the added texts by changing the text fonts, stickers, backgrounds, and emojis.

Step 5: Now, tap on the “Next” option to preview your text post then tap on the “Post To Feed” option to add text post to your feed.

How To Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

How To Create & Customize Text Posts On TikTok?

Now that you are well aware of how to create text posts on TikTok let’s break down the customization part of text posts and see how you can make your text posts more pleasing and appealing to users.

1. Change The Text Font 

So, the first thing you want to customize in your text post is to change the font of your text. There are various text fonts available on TikTok that you can use to make changes to your text post. As of now, TikTok offers 11 different types of fonts which include classic, typewriter, comic sans, serif, heavy, freehand, handwriting, neon, luxury, telegraph, and curiouscat. You can choose any of these fonts by tapping on the Aa icon to make customizations to your added text.

2. Change The Text Colour

Next on the list is to change the color of your texts. There are 16 different colors available on TikTok which you can use as your text color. You can use any of these 16 different colors to match the vibe of your context.

3. Add Stroke Or Background Effect To The Text

Now, the next one on the list is to add background effects and strokes to your added text. A stroke effect on your text will make your texts pop up whereas a background effect will add a contrasting color so that your texts pop up. You can add a solid-colored background or a transparent background to your texts. Also, to explore the stroke or background effects keep tapping on the A icon.

4. Switch The Alignment Of The Text

Now you have added a stroke or background effect to your text it’s time to adjust the alignment of your text. Next to the A icon to add the background effect or stroke to your text there is also a hamburger kind of icon where you can tap to adjust the alignment of your text.

5. Adjust The Text Size

Now you have added strokes to your text and also aligned it wherever you want to it’s time to adjust the size of the text. There is a sliding icon on your text post which you can make use of to adjust the text size. Move the slider upwards to increase the size of your text and downward to decrease the size.

6. Make Changes To The Background

It’s time to make changes to the background of your text post. Currently, you will get a list of 6 different solid colors that you can choose as your text post background color by tapping on the circle icon.

7. Add Stickers To Your Text Post

To make your text post a bit more interesting add stickers to it. Above, the circle icon you will see a sticker icon tap on it to choose stickers for your text post. There are plenty of stickers like hashtags, locations, GIFs, emojis, polls, etc. You can add these stickers to your text post to enhance it.

8. Delete Stickers From Your Text Post

Adding stickers is quite easy but what if you added stickers hurriedly and now want to delete them? Well, TikTok has an option that allows you to delete the added stickers easily. For this, you need to press and hold on to the sticker you want to delete and move the sticker toward the bin icon. Once the sticker reaches the bin icon it will get pulled out from your post.

9. Add Or Remove Music From Your Text Post

Along with these stickers, one can also add music to your text posts. There is an add sound option that one can use to add any sound to your text post. TikTok has a huge library of music available so one can choose any song he/she prefers. However, if you have mistakenly added a wrong sound and now you are thinking of deleting it then tap on the delete icon to remove it.

Wrapping Up!

Now we have come to the end of the discussion. we genuinely assume that now you have got all the details regarding how to create & customize text posts on TikTok. TikTok is filled with some amazing features and text posts are the recent addition to the list. You would surely love this top-notch feature that allows you to disseminate your thinking and ideas with others. So, this is all about how to create & customize text posts on TikTok.

If you have any queries or you want to get some more information make sure to leave your queries below. Thank you!

Frequently Asked Questions-

Q1. Can you manually add captions on TikTok?

Ans. Yes, you can manually add captions to your TikTok posts. You can do this just by tapping on the add caption box and next you can type in the caption manually.

Q2. Which is the most used font on TikTok?

Ans. One of the most used fonts on TikTok is the classic one. All the caption we see on TikTok is in a classic font.

Simran Sharma

Hey folks! I'm Simran and I'm a content writer. Writing is always fun when you do it with enthusiasm.

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