IF you love books and are on TikTok, chances are you’ve seen #BookTok on the platform.
With over 77 billion views worldwide to date, it is one of the most popular hashtags.
Well, thankfully, bookworms can now take it even further when discussing their favorite reading as the video sharing site has a brand new feature.
Users are allowed to share links to their favorite books for the first time.
But there’s a small catch – only for books published by Penguin for now.
How does it work?
How to link a book on TikTok
Go ahead and create your video on TikTok first as usual.
Once it’s ready to use, tap Next for the page where you write your description and add other things e.g. B. Tag people.
Seek add link.
Search for “book” here.
Then you search for the book title you are looking for.
How to view books on TikTok
If your favorite TikToker is talking about a book, you should see a link to it at the bottom of their video.
It’s just above the caption.
Clicking the link will take you to a special page with additional details about the book, such as: B. a short summary and other videos.
You can even save tracks to your favorites tab on your profile as well.
Are other publishers coming to #BookTok?
At the moment you can only link to books by Penguin.
It’s also only available in the US and UK.
TikTok hasn’t said if it plans to add more publishers.
But bookworms across the country are hoping others will follow.
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