TikTok has gained tremendous popularity since it has been launched all over India. Day by day we can see a trend of acronyms and slang used in TikTok. This app has turned out to be the best video-based app in the past few years. Now people can easily share any video be it funny, romantic, or some tricks and tips, and become a part of the latest trend. While scrolling the videos on TikTok, you must have observed a few terms and must have wondered what does it mean? Why can I see it only on TikTok? The most seen acronym is PFP. You must be wondering what it’s all about. In this article, we will be providing you with complete information about the acronym PFP that you have seen on TikTok.
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What Does PFP Mean On TikTok?
PFP is a trending and the most used acronym on TikTok that means ‘Profile Picture’. The earlier profile picture was indicated by the acronym PP, but now it got changed and is now indicated as PFP. If we consider other apps as well, this acronym is used there as well but it does not mean profile picture, instead, it stands for ‘Picture for Proof’. It simply means that the app is asking for the picture of the user as proof of what they do. This is most likely linked with apps like IM and Snapchat. TikTok is an app where we share our video, that’s why PFP over here means Profile Picture.
Trending Hashtag Of PFP
People use hashtags on TikTok as a tool of the search engine to associate identical content jointly. When you lookout for a specific hashtag or you click on any particular hashtag, you can see a content list that is associated with that particular hashtag. Video creators on TikTok use the #PFP on their videos that have cool profile pictures. Around 208 million videos are associated with this hashtag. You can also use this hashtag if you have a funny or crazy profile picture to show everyone. You must click on this hashtag to see the related content.
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How Can You Get Cool PFP With #PFP?
The static element of your TikTok profile is your profile picture. This is the most basic and important reason to keep a good profile picture. You can see numerous images on the videos containing #PFP. Screenshot any one of them and apply it as your profile picture.
Methods of taking screenshot changes with a change in device. The most common technique that is used to take a screenshot is to press and hold on to the power button and volume up button for a few seconds.
- Step 1: Select a video after clicking on the #PFP.
- Step 2: Take the screenshot of the picture that you want to keep as a profile picture.
- Step 3: Go to your profile and upload a new PFP. You can now easily access the screenshot from your device.
How Can You Change Your Profile Picture?
One of the easiest things to do on TikTok is to change your PFP. Upload the picture either by clicking a screenshot from the videos linked to the #PFP or by uploading it from your gallery available in your phone.
- Step 1: Open the app of TikTok and visit your profile page by clicking on the option of ‘Me’ present at the bottom section of the panel.
- Step 2: Click on the icon of the Profile picture and select the ‘Change’ option present at the bottom of the screen.
- Step 3: A pop-up menu is displayed. Click on the option of ‘Select from Gallery’ and then choose the image of your choice. You have successfully changed your PFP on your TikTok account.
You’ll encounter numerous hashtags that are trending on TikTok but you might not be aware of their meaning. That’s okay! We have explained one of the trending TikTok acronyms here. Use this and set a perfect picture for your profile. Stay updated with us to know more about the latest trend in every social media app.