Navigating Vine

Navigating Vine may seem complicated at first, but you can use this free lesson to help learn your way around.

Navigating Vine

Once you've downloaded the Vine app and created an account, you're ready to start using Vine. The first thing you'll see when you open the Vine app is the Home screen. From here, you can see the latest vines from the people you follow, create your own vines, and more.

You can also tap the different icons to move between different parts of the app, like your Profile page, the Explore tab, and more.

Click the buttons in the interactive below to become more familiar with the Vine interface for iPhone:

Home screen

The Home screen will appear whenever you open the Vine app. From here, you can see all the latest posts from the people you follow on Vine.

Explore

Tap here to explore what's popular on Vine. For example, you can search for vines, see what's trending, or browse by category.

Activity

Tap here to see your recent notifications and activity. For example, whenever someone likes one of your posts, you'll see that here.

Record

Tap here to start recording a new vine.

Profile

Tap here to access your profile. From there, you can update your profile picture, see all your posts, change your settings, and more.

Find People

Tap here to find people that you know on Vine.

Messages

Tap here to see your messages—these are private vines that are sent directly to you. You can also send a vine directly to someone you follow.

Click the buttons in the interactive below to become more familiar with the Vine interface for Android:

Record

Tap here to start recording a new vine.

Messages

Tap here to see your messages—these are private vines that are sent directly to you.

Menu

Tap here to access a quick settings menu. For example, you'll be able to quickly mute the sound for all vines.

Profile

Tap here to access your profile. From there, you can update your profile picture, see all your posts, change your settings, and more.

Explore

Tap here to explore what's popular on Vine. For example, you can search for vines, see what's trending, or browse by category.

Activity

Tap here to see your recent notifications and activity. For example, whenever someone likes one of your posts, you'll see that here.

Home

The Home screen will appear whenever you open the Vine app. From here, you can see all the latest posts from the people you follow on Vine.