TikTok: so you can put a video as a profile picture in your account

No more static images. TikTok is currently the most downloaded application in the world and part of its success is due to its attractiveness short video format. Because this type of content is the protagonist on the platform, here we will show you how you can use it to replace your profile picture.

To get started, open the TikTok app from a device Android or ios and access the tab Profile located at the bottom right of the main page. Then click the button Edit my profile from the top.

In this section it is possible to find different customization tools for the account. In this case, you will have to click on the function Change video (camera icon). If you are using this feature for the first time, your image gallery will automatically open.

Otherwise, a pop-up window will appear on the screen with the following options: change video delete video and watch video. There you must press the first alternative to access the gallery and choose the clip you want to place on your profile (it must be at least 20 x 20 pixels).

Once you have selected the desired material, you will enter a panel to adjust and cut the content. Because the clip can only have a maximum length of 6 seconds TikTok allows you to choose which fragment you want to show.

Then click the button Keep in the upper right corner to finish. Ready! The video will be displayed on your profile and will loop as if it were a GIF.