Stitch on TikTok: A New Feature For Video Editing

How cool it will be for the TikTok users to edit their old videos. Well, TikTok has made it possible now for its users to clip and integrate scenes from their old videos and other user’s videos. ‘Stitch’ on TikTok is a new feature making users able to create more interesting content.

TikTok is one of the most widely used short video sharing social media applications. After its launch in 2017, it has gained popularity, particularly among the young generation. It has more than 800 million users all over the world. The TikTok app has been downloaded more than 2 billion times which is also an achievement for this Chinese-based company.

Well, now we will discuss in detail “Stitch” a new TikTok feature which is the center of focus among the TikTok users.

What is Stitch on TikTok?

TikTok users who were in need to edit their old videos, this new feature “Stitch” is making it possible for them now. This feature allows users to stitch a new ending to the existing videos.

Not only that the users can also edit videos of others and add some parts to own videos. Well for doing this the other user whose video you editing must allow for stitch first on their videos.

This new feature lets you add five seconds of your recording to the existing video. You can stitch your clip at any point in the other video, but the only limitation is it should be of five seconds only.

How to Use the New Stitch Feature on TikTok?

The users who don’t know how to use this new feature on TikTok, you are required to follow the below-given procedure.

First of all, open the TikTok app, then find a video that you want to edit and tap on the “Send to” button.

Press the Stitch button which is available there.

Select up to five seconds in the video. Even you can trim the clip to your preferred duration.

Record your addiction to the stitched clip.

In the end, start stitching together your videos for expanded story telling.

If you are a TikTok user and keen to edit an old video of yours or someone else’s, then what are you waiting to follow the above-given procedure and make a new video. Share it on your profile and get love reacts and views.

What is Allow Stitch on TikTok?

Although to allow the stitch function on your videos, you have to enable the setting first. To do that, you have to follow the below-given procedure.

First open the TikTok app.

Then you have to go to your profile by tapping ‘Me’ which is available in the bottom panel.

Tap on the three dots provided on the top right corner to open the settings.

In settings select ‘Privacy and safety’.

In Privacy and safety tap on “Who can stitch or duet with your videos”.

And then select the “Everyone” option to allow any user to use the stitch function on your content.

The Difference Between Duet, Stitch and React

Duet, Stitch, and React are all the features that assist users to repost another creator’s video on your profile. And you have to give credit to the original creator. As already mentioned these features allow you to add five seconds clip anywhere in the video you want.

React on the other hand superimposes a small window on the original with your clip or recording. This feature is used to give reactions to original videos.

Duet helps to create a separate panel for your recording along with the original video. That way you can record your video alongside the original to keep track of it.

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To facilitate users, social media applications come up with different interesting features from time to time. Stitch is a recently added new feature that allows the user to edit old videos and insert a new part into it. How cool it is for the TikTok user that, now they can edit old videos of their own and others and add a five-second part into it.

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