TikTok is a popular social media app that got rid of the famous Musical.ly app when it stopped operating in 2017. TikTok is also known as Douyin in China, and provides users the ability to the opportunity to generate short videos and recordings of up to 60 seconds. With almost 1 billion TikTok Success users across 154 countries, it is continuously aiming to promote safety and has lately introduced a variety of safety videos to introduce its safety tools.
What can you see on the application? Is it worth it?
Generally, you will be be able to watch videos that feature funny sketches or lip-syncs that feature the most recent and popular songs or voices over extracts from movies.
How old should I be to be able to use TikTok/
You should be at least 13 years old as per TikTok’s terms and conditions.
How does TikTok work?
Once you installed the app on your electronic devices, you can immediately see the short videos that other people have shared on the platform. However, you will not be able to share or post any videos unless you have set up your own TikTok account.
How to create an account
Click on the ‘person’ icon and you may opt to register using your email, number or existing social media accounts.
Once you have chosen registration option, you will then asked to type your date of birth, if you are under the age of thirteen, the app will show the following statement: “Sorry, looks like you’re not eligible for TikTok. But thanks for checking us out!”
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