Have you ever wondered, or has it ever crossed your mind how people on TikTok give gifts to their favorite TikTokers? Nothing in this world is free. Obviously there must be some sort of money-devouring creature back there, that exchanges money for gifts. That creature has a name and it’s called TikTok coins.

TikTok coins are a virtual currency, that even though is bought with real hard-earned money, doesn’t itself have any kind of monetary value. You can use these coins to award your favorite TikTokers for their hard work during a live stream or in the comment section. But a word of caution to all the Salenators out there, if you want the live stream to last, don’t send out gifts because even if you don’t care about the blood, sweat, and tears that went into earning that money, she sure does and will end the live stream faster than you can say TikTok.

Let’s look at a few ways you can gain TikTok coins. Remember don’t come at us when you don’t have money at the end of the month to pay rent.

The “emptying the wallet” way

An easy but not so easy on your wallet way to buy TikTok coins, is to simply go to the app, select your profile and click on settings. From there select balance which will show you your current coin balance, which we are guessing is zero at the moment. Fret no we will tell you how to fill it up. Click on recharge and the screen will show you a list of TikTok coin amounts and their associated cost. to obtain the amount of your choice, just tap and confirm your purchase. You can pay for TikTok coins via PayPal, Google, or Apple Pay or with a credit card. 

Just to enhance your knowledge of the TikTok app we have listed the number of coins that you can purchase. 

  • 65 Coins for $0.99
  • 330 Coins for $4.99
  • 660 Coins for $9.99
  • 1321 Coins for $19.99
  • 3303 Coins for $49.99
  • 6607 Coins for $99.99
  • 16500 Coins for $249.99

It is not all downhill though, TikTok awards you with a free welcome pack when you purchase TikTok coins for the first time while watching TikTok live content. The welcome pack contains 110 coins, a discount of 80% on a unique gift plus a badge that appears next to your username for 24 hours. 

Application of TikTok coins

These virtual coins can be used to make your favorite content creator happy by giving them gifts. You can either send a gift during a live stream or in the comment section. TikTok coins can also be used to promote posts. If there is a specific video or post you like and want to get noticed by more people, you can use the TikTok promote feature to boost it. The price for the promotion varies depending on the time limit for which you want the promotion to run and the target number of views.

Moreover, if you are a creator on TikTok, this feature can prove to be an essential asset. With this feature, you can fine-tune your targeting around gender, age, and interest. Sponsored TikToks tend to grow in popularity as more views generate more response and revenue.   

The free way

Every human on this planet enjoys free things and somehow tends to find ways to get free stuff, TikTok coins are no exception. Googling the keywords “Free TikTok coin” will open endless streams of content, promising to tell you the secrets of obtaining free TikTok coins and guaranteeing positive results. We promise no such thing as TikTok relies on coins to generate revenue and giving them for free seems ludicrous. But we will tell you a few hack people swear by, although there is no guarantee they might work.  

TikTok gifts

If you have time and talent, you can create engaging content to attract viewers, boost your following and get coins as your loving fanbase showers you with gifts. Although a tedious method, the reward at the end will help boost your spirit. Who doesn’t want undivided attention and free virtual coins, we know we do. 

TikTok challenges that generate TikTok coins

TikTok challenges are a fun way of getting virtual coins. If your videos are funny or your dance is on point, viewers can send you TikTok coins as a tip. Moreover, you don’t have to worry about there being a shortage of TikTok challenges as every day is a new challenge in the TikTok world and we all open our eyes to mind-boggling trials and tribulations. If you were busy searching for a way to find the end of the TikTok rainbow to attain the TikTok coin cauldron and missed the hot and new challenges, we are here to help.

Being a top Kpop fan we insist that you try Exo’s Kai's “Rover” challenge and Chae Yeon's “Knock” challenge, c’mon that girl has created various versions of the challenge for you guys, go make our Chae Chae happy and get free coins.

Grow your fan following to earn TikTok coins

Fans give their favorite creators gifts to boost them up. Creating eye catchy content can help you secure a large following. Your followers can award you with TikTok coins if they like your content. So, select your area of interest and get creating.

Hacks for free TikTok coins

Various third-party coin generators can help you get free TikTok coins. But a word of caution, you might become a victim of phishing and there is a chance the TikTok administration might find out about these tools and permanently or temporarily ban your account. 

Although we strongly discourage you from using these apps, here is one that has worked for some people, the TikTok coin adder app. This app asks for your username, and the number of coins you want and then gives you a list of instructions that you must follow. It will ask you to download a few apps and create an account on the. Once you have completed these tasks, you will be awarded TikTok coins.