How to dual live on TikTok- step-by-step guide!

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Dual live streaming has been a feature on social media platforms such as Instagram for a while now… It’s about time TikTok got involved too!

TikTokers have been waiting patiently for TikTok to release the feature to dual live on TikTok and it’s finally here. Let’s discuss how!

Why would I go live on TikTok?

Going live is a great way for those with a big following to talk to or meet fans through the internet, as the rest of their following can watch too!

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Viewers can comment and speak to you in real-time, so they will feel like they’re really talking to you.

Going live is also a fun way to gain more followers, as your live stream can pop up on anybodys for you page.

What is a dual live?

The dual live feature on TikTok allows you to live stream with a friend or one of your followers – cool right?!

However, not all users on TikTok can use this feature. Only users with 1,000+ followers are able to go live on TikTok, so if you can’t find this feature, this will be why!

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How to dual live on TikTok

If going live with a friend or follower sounds like fun to you, here’s how you can do it!

First you need to open up your TikTok app (obviously…) and click the +.

Then underneath the record button you should swipe until you see ‘live’.

Click ‘Go LIVE’.

You will then be live on TikTok (but only on your own).

Click the infinity icon in the bottom left of the screen – this will show you a list of friends you can invite to join your live.

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Choose whoever you want to invite, and as soon as they accept, you will be dual live streaming!

Here’s a great video tutorial:

Now it’s your turn to give it a go with your followers! What are you waiting for?