You can clip the previous 60 seconds of any Whatnot livestream, then share, trim, and publish that clip.
Publishing a clip will display that clip on both the seller’s and clipper’s profiles. To learn more about viewing and managing livestream clips on your profile, visit this article.
Note: Creating, trimming, and publishing clips are only available on the iOS mobile app, but you can view all clips on the web browser or iOS mobile app.
Creating a clip during a livestream
Anyone can clip a livestream on Whatnot, including the seller in their stream.
- Open the Whatnot app on your iOS device.
- Find and open a livestream.
- Tap the Clip button on the right-hand side of the livestream.
- Wait for your clip to finish generating, then choose what you’d like to do with that clip:
- Trim & Publish: Trim your clip as needed and publish it so anyone at Whatnot can view that clip.
- Copy Link: Copy the clip URL so you can post or share it with anyone.
- Share Clip: Choose how you want to share your clip through your mobile device’s sharing options.
Note: If you choose not to publish your clip, only you and those you share this clip with can view it.
Trimming and publishing a livestream clip
You can return to an unpublished clip at any time to trim and publish
- On your iOS device, create a new livestream clip or open an unpublished clip.
- Tap Trim & Publish.
- To trim your clip, tap and hold on the left- or right-pointing arrow and resize the yellow box to the clip segment you want to publish.
Note: Your clip must be at least 20 seconds long.
- Add a name to your clip in the Name your Clip field.
- Tap Publish.
- Choose View my clip or Back to Live to close out of the clip editor.
Once a clip is published, you can view that clip on your profile page. And, if that clip is of another streamer, it will also appear on their profile.
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