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A Kik user might say, "Kik me" followed by their username, meaning that they want you to add them to your Kik contacts so you can both chat on the app.
Since the majority of Kik users are quite young, it's been pegged as a possible friendship and dating app (similar to OKCupid and Tinder) for its ability to help users meet new people.
When a friend signs up for Kik with their phone number or email that you already have saved on your phone, Kik recognizes that you’re friends and sends you both a notification to connect on Kik.Like many other popular messaging apps, such as Messenger and Snapchat, you can use Kik to message individual friends as well as groups of friends.Unlike Whats App, which uses your phone number to create your account and connect to your contacts, Kik allows its users to create a free account by email and password.Live typing: You can see whenever the person you're chatting with is typing a message live, which is helpful in knowing that you should be expecting to receive a message back within a few seconds.You can also see when a message you've sent has been read by the recipient, even if they haven't replied yet or started typing.
Kik code scanning: Every Kik user has a Kik code that can be accessed from their settings (the gear icon in the top left corner of the chats tab).