How to Record & Document Your Journey on TapeReal

Learn how to record and document your journey on TapeReal. Easily record vlogs or podcasts (audio blogs) and share your authentic journey with the World.

How to Record & Document Your Journey on TapeReal
Record audio or video updates on TapeReal

Vlogs and audio blogs are a great way to share your knowledge and express yourself authentically. Recording solo on is the quickest and most effective way to share video/audio updates or content on the web. The best part about recording solo is that you can also have time-shifted meaningful conversations with your connections.

Recording solo video or audio tapes on is a fun, authentic, and innately rewarding social experience. It's also super easy!

Understandably, it's also a NEW experience for many folks, especially because it doesn't fit the mold of traditional social media status updates.

So if you're curious to know how easy it is to record solo on, this is your ultimate guide. Within a few taps, you'll be recording and publishing vlogs and audio blogs instantly. Pretty cool, right?  

Let's begin!

Step 1: Go to the Record screen

Tap the middle icon on the bottom navigation menu and you'll arrive on the record screen... this is where you can record and capture the raw audio or video moment or upload your own videos from your photo gallery.

Step 2: Initiate Solo Video or Audio

Simply tap the video or audio icon next to your name to initiate the camera or microphone. If this is your first time, you will need to provide camera and microphone access in order to continue.

Step 3: Record your tape and Publish

Once solo recording is initiated, you will see a 3 second countdown timer. This gives you a few seconds to get ready before recording begins on

Once you're finished recording, tap the end button and you will be taken to the Tape Details screen, where you can enter the title of the tape and up to 5 relevant hashtags that describe the topic of your tape.
#hashtags help people find your tape by topic category under Discover.
Tape Titles are useful for people who search for tapes by keyword.

After publishing, your tape will instantly appear on the TapeFeed for the community to engage, comment, and share. It will also appear on the front page of where you can get the embed code to add your audio/video content to a website or blog.

Your followers will also be notified that you just published a tape.


You just recorded solo and published your first solo tape!


  1. If you talked about an article or want to share a link that's relevant to your tape, you can easily add tappable hyperlinks under the comments section of your tape.
  2. Remember: engage with your audience when they recommend or comment on your tape. Tapers love engaging and leaving audio comments too!
  3. You can also tag other users in comments with the '@' symbol. We will cover engagement and the comments section in another post – stay tuned! :)

Recap & Review: Record Together in 3 steps

Okay, to quickly recap and review the steps, here's a summary for how to record solo vlogs or audio-logs on

Step 1: Go the record screen.

Step 2: Tap the microphone or camera icon

Step 3: Record, add tape details, and publish!

Easy-peasy lemon-squeezy.

Now try it out for yourself.

Happy Taping everyone! :)

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