Kik is one of the most popular messaging apps in the Play Store. It is used largely by teens for communicating and having fun together. Most of the credit for its popularity goes to its simple to use interface, easy onboarding process and the availability of a native app store. This is probably the only chatting and social app that has the youngest set of audience. Although using it is extremely simple and requires no over the top skills, this page gives you a few tips that would help you to make the most out of the app and simplify the initial process for you.
Downloading Kik messenger
Downloading Kik messenger is exactly similar to downloading any other app on Android. You just need to go to the Google Play Store, search for ‘Kik messenger’ on the search bar and find it. Read through all the permissions it needs for functioning on your phone and then install it seamlessly. Once you have the app on your phone, you then need to simply sign up or log in to your account and get started. The onboarding process is quite smooth as well so there is no hassle in downloading and getting started on the app.
Chatting with your friends
On Kik, you can add your friends by just by their usernames. Similarly, your friends can also discover you by your username. So setup a username that would be easily recognizable by your friends. Once you are connected with them, you can chat with them and do many fun things together. Kik is well known for the interactiveness that it allows among the connected members. It also shows you the recommended list of people that you might know and who are already using Kik. So add your friends and start exploring the app.
Playing games with your friends
When chatting seems boring, simply find a game that you both like and started playing games with each other. There are hundreds of games available in the app store in the Kik messenger. You can choose from the most popular games that people enjoy playing on the app or discover new ones. This is one of the features that you won’t easily get in other messenger apps. Playing games might be a lot of fun in the app especially when you can do it with your friends.
Deactivate your Kik account
Although it is completely fun to use Kik and chat with your friends and discover new people worth talking to, you might feel like deactivating your account for your betterment. Kik allows deactivation of accounts but there is a different process you need to follow. Check out this ultimate guide –
- You first have to log out in your phone from your Kik account.
- Once you have done this you need to visit the Kik deactivation website and enter your email address there. They will send you a confirmation mail regarding deactivation of the account.
- It is only recommended to deactivate your account if you do not wish to use any further.