How to find someone on TikTok

Updated at 01 Jun 2022

So you've made your TikTok account. Now what? Perhaps you'd like to follow your friends already using the app.

Interacting with content you enjoy and following the content creators is the best way to get to your desired content. You might already have some ideas. That's great!

There are many ways to do this. This article will cover everything, from searching usernames and names to synching your Facebook friends and contacts.

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Search the Discover page

Discover search of the TikTok

  1. Tap the magnifying glass icon to navigate to the Discover page.
  2. Navigate to the TikTok page "Discover."
  3. Enter the username or name of the creator you are looking for in the search box.

Let's assume you are looking for Billie Eilish. You can filter results by users, sounds, videos, and more.

Filter results by users in the TikTok

  1. Type Billie Eilish' name in the search bar at the top if you look for her.
  2. Click on the account you are interested in and you will be taken to its profile.
  3. Done! To follow this creator, tap the Follow button.

Search your profile page

  1. Tap "Me" instead of "Discover" at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap on the "Find friends" icon at the top-left corner of your screen.
  3. Use the top left corner button to "Find friends" on your profile page.
  4. Enter the username or name of the account you are looking for in the search box.

The Find friends button of the TikTok

In general, the "Find Friends" button is very useful. Click on the account you are interested in, and you will be taken to their profile. To follow this creator, tap the "Follow" button.

Make friends through contacts or Facebook

To find TikTok accounts among your Facebook friends or contacts, you can also use "Find friends" to do the same.

Open your phone settings to allow TikTok to access your contacts. First, the app will ask you to sign in to your Facebook account. Then, it will display a warning saying, "This allows the website and app to share information about you," such as your profile picture and name.

Both methods can potentially increase your TikTok community and allow you to share your account with others. You will also be giving TikTok some personal information. Make sure you are comfortable with this before proceeding to the next steps.

Make friends through contacts

Make friends through contacts button of the TikTok

  1. Сlick the "Find Friends" button on your profile page in the top left corner.
  2. Tap "Find" under the search bar next to "Contacts. "
  3. You will be prompted to open settings to allow TikTok to access your contacts. To ensure TikTok accesses your contacts, tap "Open settings."
  4. Navigate back into your TikTok App, and you will see a list containing accounts that TikTok could find from your contacts.
  5. Tap "Follow" on all accounts you wish to connect.

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Make friends through Facebook

Make friends through the Facebook button of the TikTok

  1. Сlick the "Find Friends" button on your profile page in the top left corner.
  2. Tap "Find" under the search bar next to "Facebook friends." "
  3. TikTok will ask you to sign in to your Facebook profile. This will give TikTok access to information about your Facebook account. Tap "Continue to view more information and sign up.
  4. A page should appear that states, "TikTok will get the following information: Your name, profile picture, and friends list. "
  5. Pay attention to the warning at the bottom of the page. The warning will read: "By continuing to use this page, TikTok will continue to access the information you share with Facebook, and Facebook will track when TikTok uses it." "
  6. Tap "Continue as [Your name]" to continue. "
  7. A message will appear saying, "Facebook wants you to open TikTok." Tap "Open. "
  8. Like before, tap "Find" next "Facebook friends."
  9. To find your friends, you'll be asked to link your Facebook friends list and your TikTok profile. Then, to continue, tap "Sync."
  10. Tap "Follow" to open all accounts you wish to connect with your Facebook friends.

To delete your Facebook friends or synced contacts

  1. To delete your Facebook friends or synced contacts, open your privacy settings on TikTok.
  2. Next, tap the "Sync contacts and Facebook friends" button. (You can also use this option to sync and re-sync contacts and friends).
  3. Next, tap "Remove contact" or "Remove Facebook friends." This will disable syncing and delete any previously synced data to your TikTok profile.
  4. When prompted, tap "Remove" once more.

All kinds of accounts can be followed on TikTok. Follow celebrities and influencers. Follow your friends. Follow celebrities and influencers who are friends of yours. If you wish, you can also follow brands.

The more accounts you follow, you'll be curating more content in your TikTok space. So get out there and start tracking.



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