TikTok is all about sending and watching short videos. With millions of active users, this is one of the most popular apps with offices in many countries.
Interface: Simple Video Creation 10/10
The aim of TikTok is to make video creation as simple as possible. All you have to do to record something is to press a big button at the bottom of the screen. Videos are short, thus creating and watching them requires little effort.
Videos start playing the moment you open TikTok. They jump on you one by one in an endless wave of entertainment. The content is highly addictive, and some people spend hours watching random videos. If you're a parent, you can filter content, set limits, and disable messaging for your child's account. However, you need your kid's phone to change the settings.
Features: Wide Selection of Effects and Filters 10/10
Even though short-term videos are the core of the app, it's much more than that. Users can use sounds, effects, filters, and song snippets to make their content more interesting. You can add videos created on your phone directly to TikTok.
In 2020, the developers added Reactions that allow you to record reaction videos. Even though TikTok is a global app, it offers localized content. It runs local challenges and captures local trends with hashtags.
Usability: Browse Memes, Videos and Challenges 10/10
TikTok has memes, funny videos, and challenges that exist to entertain you. If you want to become famous, you just need to make many funny videos. The app is relatively new, and celebrities don't have the following of Instagram stars, but some accounts have already surpassed a one-million-followers mark.
Compatibility: On All Major Platforms 8/10
You can download TikTok for your Android or iOS device. The app will need your email, phone number, or Facebook/Instagram account. You can also spend real money by buying virtual coins and accessing video editing tools.
Conclusion: Makes Social Networks Fun Again
TikTok is one of the most popular apps in the world that's available in 150 countries. It has flexible privacy settings that allow parents to stop others from interacting with their child's account. Just keep your ears peeled, and you won't see any inappropriate content.
- Consistency is vital
- Share your videos
- Hone your creative skills
- Gain publicity
- Target children and teenagers