See What is Trending on Shazam and Find Great Music Near You with iPhone 6

Edited by Grimm, Crystal, Eng

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Steps

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    To get started, press the home button at the bottom of the phone
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    Swipe across the screen and enter the passcode
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    Alternatively, press and hold your fingerprint on the home button, which will unlock the phone. This will take us to the home screen.
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    Find the Shazam icon, which has two letter "c"s connected to make an "s", on a light blue background
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    Tap it to open it.
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    We will then have the option use the camera or to turn on the option to have Shazam automatically listen while the app is closed
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    We don't recommend that because it will drain the battery quite a bit.
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    We're going to be using "Trending" and "Explore", which are the two options on the right-hand side of the bottom menu bar
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    We will tap on "Trending" first.
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    Here we will see what is currently trending on the Shazam charts
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    For example, the global chart. It gives us an idea of what's popular in the world right now.
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    To see more, tap on "SEE ALL"
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    There's a hip-hop chart, country chart, dance chart, pop chart, etc. We will tap "SEE MORE" for the global chart.
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    Here we have the list of songs
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    Next, we want to tap on "Explore"
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    This will open a map.
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    On this map, we will be able to see music everywhere
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    For example, we can see the music trending in Armenia.
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    We can see the music trending in Georgia
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    We can zoom out and look where ever we would like
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    There's quite a bit happening in Japan and China
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    This just lets us see what's going on in the world. It's a helpful tool to find music we may like, especially if we like a particular style of music, such as Spanish music. We will be much more able to find that type of music with this application.
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    To find out what's exactly near us, we can press the location button
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    We will need to have location services turned on. Let's show how that works.
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    When we press the location button, we are told to enable our current location in our settings
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    Tap "OK".
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    Press the home button to close the application
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    Tap on the settings icon
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    Scroll down and tap on "Privacy"
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    Tap on "Location Services"
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    We can see it is currently off.
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    Tap on the switch to turn it on
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    Location services has now been turned on
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    Double-tap the home button
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    That will show us our open applications.
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    Tap on the Shazam application
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    Now we can tap the location icon
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    A prompt will appear.
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    We need to allow Shazam access to our location
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    Tap "Allow".
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    Now, we've been taken directly to our location
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    From here, we can zoom in to get a better idea of what music is close to us at the moment
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    We have some things happening in Tbilisi and some things happening a little farther out.
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    If we zoom in more, we can see more options
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    If we're in a major city anywhere in the world, chances are we will be able to find interesting things to listen to or go see, thanks to Shazam.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to use Shazam to find trending things and explore musical areas and interests near you
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    Thank you for choosing VisiHow. Leave any comments, questions or suggestions in the section below. Have a great day.
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