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How to Add Your TikTok Link to Your Instagram Bio

If you have a decent following on Instagram, it’s a great idea to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio.

Being on multiple social media platforms has a lot of benefits.

For example, if you have both Instagram and TikTok, you can add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio, and vice-versa.

This is a great way to get your followers to follow you on another platform.

However, some people have no clue on how to find their TikTok link.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to find, copy, and add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio in 4 easy steps.

How to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio

To add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio, open TikTok, and copy your profile’s link.

After you’ve copied your profile’s link on TikTok, open Instagram, edit your profile, and paste the link in the “website” field.

Keep in mind that you cannot use links in your Instagram bio.

Certain social media platforms like Twitter allow you to add links in your bio, but Instagram does not allow it.

If you paste your TikTok link in your Instagram bio, it will not be hyperlinked.

Instead, paste links in the “website” field instead.

The “website” field is available for all types of accounts (personal, business, and creator), so you don’t have to bother switching your account type.

Here’s how to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio:

  1. Step #1: Go to your TikTok profile & tap on the triple dots
  2. Step #2: Copy your TikTok link
  3. Step #3: Go to your Instagram profile & tap on “Edit Profile”
  4. Step #4: Paste your TikTok link in your bio

Step #1: Go to your TikTok profile & tap on the triple dots

TikTok triple dots

Open TikTok > your profile > triple dots icon.

The first step is to find and copy your TikTok link so that you can share it on other platforms.

Your TikTok link is https://www.tiktok.com/@username.

For example, if your TikTok username is @followchain, your TikTok link is https://www.tiktok.com/@followchain.

After you’ve typed out your TikTok link, copy it to your clipboard.

Alternatively, you can copy your TikTok link on the app itself.

To begin with, open TikTok on your mobile device.

To find your TikTok link, tap on the “Me” icon on the bottom navigation bar.

This will bring you to your TikTok profile.

Once you’re on your TikTok profile, tap on the triple dots icon on the right corner of your profile.

In the next step, you’ll learn how to copy your TikTok link via the Settings and privacy page.

If you’ve already copied your TikTok link, you can skip to step #3.

Step #2: Copy your TikTok link

TikTok copy profile link

Settings and privacy > Account > Share profile > Copy Link.

After you’ve tapped on the triple dots icon on your profile, you’ll land on the Settings and privacy page.

There are multiple headers on the Settings and privacy page—Account, Content & Activity, Cache & Cellular Data, Support, and About.

Below the Account header, you’ll be able to manage your account, privacy, security, and more.

There’s also an option for you to share your TikTok profile with others.

Tap on the “Share profile” option to share your TikTok profile.

After you’ve tapped on “Share profile”, a navigation menu will open.

On the navigation menu, you can share your TikTok profile via direct message, WhatsApp, Facebook, and more.

You can also copy its link by tapping on “Copy Link”.

Tap on “Copy Link” to copy your TikTok profile’s link.

When the link is successfully copied, there’ll be a pop-up message saying, “Copied” on the top of your screen.

That’s when you’ll know that the link is successfully copied to your clipboard.

In the next steps, you’ll learn how to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio.

Step #3: Go to your Instagram profile & tap on “Edit Profile”

Instagram edit profile

Open Instagram > your profile > Edit Profile.

After you’ve copied your TikTok link, you need to edit your Instagram profile.

Firstly, close TikTok and open Instagram.

Once you’re on Instagram, you need to visit your Instagram profile in order to edit it.

Tap on the profile icon on the navigation bar to go to your Instagram profile.

On your Instagram profile, tap on the “Edit Profile” button to edit your profile.

You’ve successfully found the button to edit your Instagram profile.

In the final step, you’ll learn how to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio.

Step #4: Paste your TikTok link in your bio

How to add your TikTok link to your Instagram bio

Website > Paste > Done.

After you’ve tapped on the “Edit Profile” button on your Instagram profile, you’ll land on the profile edit page.

There are multiple things that you can edit—your profile photo, name, username, website, and bio.

Although this guide is about adding your TikTok link to your Instagram bio, you cannot add links directly in your bio.

This is because links in your Instagram bio will not be hyperlinked.

If you’re looking to inform people about your TikTok profile, you can add a “TikTok: @username” phrase in your Instagram bio instead.

In order to add a clickable link to your Instagram bio, you need to add your link to the “Website” field instead.

Tap on the “Website” field and paste your TikTok link in it.

If successful, an “Instagram pasted from TikTok” pop-up message will appear on the top of your screen.

Lastly, tap on “Done” to save your changes.

Congrats, you’ve successfully added your TikTok link to your Instagram bio!

Now, anyone who visits your Instagram profile can click on the link in your bio to visit your TikTok profile and follow you.

Can you add links to TikTok?

Yes, you can add links to TikTok via the “Website” field.

However, you need to have a business account instead of a personal one to add a link in your bio.

If your account is a personal one, you will not have to option to add a link in your bio as the “Website” field will not be available to you.

To switch to a business from a personal account on TikTok navigate to your profile > triple dots icon > manage account > switch to business account.

After you’ve switched to a business account, tap on the “Edit profile” button and you will be able to add a link in your bio via the “Website” field.

Can you add more than one website to TikTok?

No, you cannot add more than one website to TikTok.

Similar to Instagram, TikTok only allows one link in your bio.

If you want to add more than one website to TikTok, you need to use an all-in-one link tool like Linktree or AllMyLinks.

These tools allow you to add all of your links in one place.

How do you remove a link from your TikTok bio?

Here’s how you can remove a link from your TikTok bio:

  1. Open TikTok.
  2. Tap on the “Me” icon on the bottom navigation bar.
  3. Tap on “Edit Profile”.
  4. Select the “Website” field.
  5. Remove the link and tap on “Save”.

After you’ve tapped on “Save”, the link will be removed from your TikTok bio.

Conclusion

Adding links to your social media bio is a great way to promote your other socials.

In addition, if you have a business, adding your website to your bio can increase your website traffic and conversions.

However, adding a plain link to your bio isn’t that effective.

In order to get people to click on the link in your bio, you need to add a call to action in your posts.

For example, at the end of your captions, you can add the “Link in bio” phrase.

On Instagram, you can get people to click the link in your bio by prompting people to do so in your stories.

At the end of the day, most social media platforms only allow one link in your profile.

Hence, you need to constantly prompt people to click the link in your bio.

Further Reading

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About the author

Lim How Wei

Lim How Wei is the founder of followchain.org, with over 7+ years of experience in Social Media and 3+ years of experience in investing in stocks and cryptocurrencies. He has researched, tested, and written hundreds of articles ranging from social media platforms to messaging apps.