The Vigo Video application works as a social network for sharing short videos on your cell phone. Available for download on iPhone (iOS) and Android smartphones, the platform allows you to record and edit videos with beautification modes, adding stickers and filters similar to those of Instagram. Previously called Hypstar, Vigo Video is in evidence in virtual stores and reached the fourth place in the ranking of the Play Store in Brazil behind only apps like WhatsApp and Messenger.
Similar to other services, including Snapchat and Periscope, Vigo Video stands out for offering cash rewards to users who send invitations to friends and post videos in the feed. The application also allows you to save the recordings on your cell phone or share them on social networks. Check out, in the tutorial below, how to use the app's functions to have fun when posting interactive videos on Vigo Video.
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Tutorial shows how to use the functions of the Vigo Video application Photo: Marvin Costa / TechTudo
How to create a Vigo Video account
Step 1. Download Vigo Video from TechTudo Downloads. Open the application and, on the home page, tap "Access". Then, choose a way to create an account. In this example, we will use a Facebook account that must be previously logged into the cell phone;
Choose a method to create a Vigo Video account Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. In the alert window, go to "Continue". To proceed, choose "Sign in with the Facebook application";
Sign up for Vigo Video from a Facebook account Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 3. At that moment, click on "Open" and, in the next window, select the "Continue as (Facebook username)" button;
Create a Vigo Video account with a Facebook account Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 4. To access your Vigo Video account, tap "Open".
Finish creating an account on the Vigo Video app from a Facebook account Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Main functions of Vigo Video
Step 1. On the app's home screen, tap the "+" button on the bottom bar to open the phone's camera. Then, tap on the "Beauty" option;
When to access the beauty tools of the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. The "Cute" function adds automatic skin smoothing parameters. Just touch one of the numbers to see the result. Already with the option "Filter", define layers of colors on your video, similar to those found on Instagram. To proceed, tap on "Beauty";
Add video filters from the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 3. At the top of the screen, tap the musical notes symbol. This screen allows you to search for music or use samples suggested by the app to link to the video. Touch the track to see the options;
Explore the feature that adds music to videos from the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 4. To open the music card, tap the "OK" button. At that moment, a preview of the song will be played to let you know the stretch to be used on the video. To proceed, click "OK" in the upper right corner of the screen;
Add music to videos from the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 5. Go to the "Stickers" icon and tap on one of the figures to add it to the media;
Put stickers on videos from the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 6. Click the red button to start and stop recording the video. At the end of this process, touch the "check" icon at the bottom right of the screen;
Record a video with the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 7. To finish the operation, go to "Next". On the publishing screen, touch the video thumbnail to view more options;
Creates a publication in the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Step 8. In "Insert title for cover", enter a name as the video title. At the bottom of the screen, touch one of the frames of the scenes to be the cover of the post. Then, click "Finish". In the next window, type a text or hashtag and tap "Publish" to share the video in the feed;
When creating a publication in the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 9. You can follow the people you follow in the "Following" tab. In "Messages", conversations with friends will be organized. Your profile is in the "I" tab. To view the app's reward mode, tap "Flame";
View messages and Flame mode from the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 10. To send invitations and receive rewards, tap "Invite friends to win Flames". Then, go to "Click to invite friends";
Invite to Facebook friends in the Flame mode of the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 11. Tap "Open" and finish the Facebook post to invite friends to Vigo Video.
Publish an invitation from the Vigo Video app on Facebook Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 1. Access someone else's video post and tap "Follow". Note that you can comment, like and share any video on the platform;
Follow people on the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. In your own profile, click on the avatar icon in the top left corner of the screen to find suggestions for friendship or search for friends from the search bar.
Finding friends on the Vigo Video app Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Vigo Video sharing options
Step 1. In your profile, open one of your videos. Then, click on the arrow icon in the lower right corner of the screen;
View the Vigo Video app's media sharing tool Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Step 2. Choose one of the icons, corresponding to the platforms, and share them on your social network profiles.
Share Vigo Video app posts on other social networks Photo: Reproduo / Marvin Costa
Ready. Take advantage of the tips to make the most of your profile on the Vigo Video app and have fun with friends when posting funny videos.
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