With the covid outbreak a wave of hatred towards all the Chinese apps also took rise. People started boycotting all sorts of Chinese apps to show their resistance towards China.

Not only this hashtags like #BoycottChina, #BoycottChineseProducts, #Chinaliedandpeopledied also started surfing all over the net on various social media platforms.

The reaction to this also included banning Chinese apps like TikTok. So, here is a list of the 10 best alternatives to Tiktok you can use to make short videos and they are available on IOS and Android.

  • MOJO
  • JOSH



Mojo is a famous short video maker app. Famously referred to as the app for vertical storytelling, it offers a wide variety of templates to play around with. It also offers alot of effects and variations to edit your stories in new, engaging and appealing ways. The stories can be saved on camera roll and also be shared on various social media platforms to make them viral.

The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play


SMULE  TIKTOK alternative

If you are someone who loves and truly enjoys music then this is definitely the app for you. Smule gives you the freedom to make your very own authentic versions of music and sing duets with some of your favourite singers. Not only this it also allows you to use audio effects and different video filters while you are mesmerised in singing your favourite songs.

Most of the apps are available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play


INSHOT TIKTOK alternative

Inshot is one app that has gained alot of popularity with so many creative people using it to create attractive and eye-catchy videos. It is considered to be a very powerful short video maker and editor offering a couple of features to help your videos stand out. The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play



Dubsmash is an old app yet it is still popular and a good alternative to Tiktok. The app is quite entertaining in nature and it’s entire concept revolves around lip sync videos. It offers a wide range of material from TV and music videos that you can lip sync from. Not only this it also allows you to check out all the latest trends happening around. You can even share the videos on your social media platforms in order to make them viral.

It is a good and entertaining short video maker app and is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play



Funimate is a really good app for making any type of videos you wish to create. From slow-motion to video compilations or even loops it offers a variety of options. It even offers a series of real-time effects and transitions that make the content much more interesting. Another interesting feature that funimate offers is allowing you to make videos with your friends. It does that by giving access of merging the videos of both the footages as a single clip.

The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play


FIREWORK  TIKTOK alternative

Firework is another strong alternative to Tiktok that offers a wide variety of editing tools. These tools allow you to trim, create, cut, merge, edit or duplicate videos. It could be refered as a good app for infinite story telling in the form of a short and crisp video. Like the other apps it also allows you to make dance or music videos, lip sync and much more.

Apart from this their are a lot of video challenges held on the app weekly and participating in them can earn you some amazing cash prizes as well. What makes the app stand out is the fact that it promotes the videos on the basis of quality content and uniqueness and not the number of followers.

The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play


TRILLER  TIKTOK alternative

Triller is an American based short video sharing app. The app is somewhat similar to TikTok and a good alternative to use. It helps to record the video and rest of the editing is done automatically through an auto-editing algorithm. This makes the app extremely easy to use reducing most of the post editing work making it less cumbersome. The app has some really good collaboration features for you to use it with your friends. It also allows to share your videos to other social media accounts to make it more viral.

The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play.



Josh app is one of the latest additions available for android users exclusively. It supports a wide variety of regional languages like Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, English, and Malayalam making it accessible to all. The app allows you to find and share videos with your near and dear ones in seconds. Ranging from the most trending, to funniest to the most viral videos or memes the app has everything to offer. One of the highlighting features of the app is that you get famous via official shoutouts and videos getting viral across India.

The app is available for download on Google Play



Chingari app is an indian video sharing app which is getting quite popular especially during these times of boycotting all Chinese apps. It was founded by two Bengaluru-based programmers, Biswatma Nayak and Siddharth Gautam.

The app allows it’s uses to view as well as upload short videos on the platform. The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play



Lomotif is another fun short video maker app that allows you to achieve some amazing and catchy edits instantly. With the help of the in-built editor you can easily crop, trim, cut, zoom in or out, duplicate, etc your videos. The videos can be made as interesting as possible with GIFs, emojis, stickers as well as fun animated filters. It is considered to be one of the best alternative to TikTok and some of the other apps because of the features it offers.

Along with all the amazing features it offers, it also helps to build a community by using the community section available on the app. In this section you can upload your videos, collaborate with friends, connect with like-minded people etc. The app is available for download on both IOS as well as Google Play