The fast and looped content format has conquered billions of users on the TikTok and it was copied by other services such as Reels on Instagram and Facebook, and Spotlight on Snapchat. The company has been so successful that it may even launch its own smartphone soon.
However, content creator for TikTok who wants to share their video on Meta’s social networks can be hidden from the highlights in the “Explore” tab and, for non-followers, limiting the scope of the publication. take the water mark ByteDance’s app can help you circumvent the algorithm. See how to do it on Android and iOS.
TikTok videos without watermark
When TikTok videos are shared outside of the app, a watermark is added. (Source: Flickr/HS You/Reproduction)Source: Flickr/HS You/Reproduction
The advantage for the content creator is that the TikTok logo watermark, complete with the creator’s name, equals an instant subscription. The downside is that not everyone wants the watermark. Especially if you plan on posting the video again to other services to maximize reach without duplicating the effort. But what is the solution to this?
Download video directly from TikTok app
In the app itself, you can download videos without the logo and then share it on other social networks. (Source: Pixabay/solenfeyissa/Reproduction)Source: Pixabay/solenfeyissa/Reproduction
The easiest way to download a TikTok video without the watermark can be done in the app itself, for both iOS and Android. However, to do this, you need to own the content.
Once you’ve created your perfect videos on TikTok, you might want to save them to your phone and then share them with others or use them in person later. If so, just follow these steps within the application:
1. keep your finger on the video and, in the menu, tap “Save video” at the top;
2. The video will be placed on the phone’s camera roll, and you will see options to share via SMS, Facebook, WhatsApp and other services.
Other ways to get video without the watermark
With the video URL, it is possible to download it without the logo over the internet. (Source: Musically Down/Play)Source: Musically Down/Playback
The video without any watermark can be downloaded for free from third-party apps and helper sites, for which you’ll need the URL for the individual TikTok videos. Musically Down is one of the best auxiliary sites, with a good look and even a concise explanatory video.
1. Enter a link to a TikTok video or song listed in the service.
2. A quick preview will be displayed, including the video title.
3. Select download options (such as an MP4 video or an MP3 audio file).
Removal of watermark on Android
If it’s not possible to download the video without the logo, the solution is to remove the watermark. (Source: Watermark Manager/Reproduction)Source: Watermark Manager/Reproduction
The Watermark Manager app can be used to remove or add watermark to images and videos using text and images. The application manages to eliminate the logo by selecting an area from the interpolation of surrounding pixels. After downloading the app for free from the Play Store, its use is very easy.
1. Choose “Select Video”.
2. Tap the “Remove Logo” option.
3. Select the video to be edited.
4. Mark the TikTok watermark area.
5. Tap “Save”.
6. The video will be saved on mobile and can be shared.
Video Watermark Remover for iOS
An image can be placed on top of the logo to allow maximum reach on Instagram. (Source: Video Eraser/Playback)Source: Video Eraser/Playback
Video Eraser, available for free from the App Store, may work well for some videos, especially if the background is still. You can also edit the video and add text and pictures to the image. To remove the watermark, open the app and follow the steps below.
1. Import the file (mov or mp4).
2. Select the logo part of the video.
3. Tap “Start”.
Free software can be used on both Windows and MacOS. (Source: VideoProc Vlogger/Playback)Source: VideoProc Vlogger/Playback
A slightly better option is video editing software like VideoProc Vlogger, which is free and covers the watermark with its own logo or some other image, even an animated GIF. It’s almost like adding a sticker to the video that could have been added when you uploaded it to TikTok.
Beware of copyrights
If you download a video from TikTok — even if it’s yours — and it includes audio that is someone else’s intellectual property, you may have problems with Meta’s social media. Facebook, for example, has artificial intelligence monitoring for uploads and may allow you to upload a video without audio or even delete it.