Index hide2 A survey of 13-17 year olds reveals that TikTok, Snapchat and YouTube Shorts are their favorite social networks.3 TikTok currently has more than one billion monthly active users, an achievement it reached in June of last year.
Currently, the majority of TikTok’s audience is 16-24 year olds.
TikTok currently has more than one billion monthly active users, an achievement it reached in June of last year.
Through TikTok, a centennial has decided to narrate her experience, which she described as “beautiful”, with a “magical brownie”. The video, as expected, went viral in a matter of hours.
It is no longer a secret that TikTok is the favorite social network of youth; In general, social networks are being transformed thanks to the creativity and drive of young people, especially those who are conglomerated in the so-called Generation Z and Generation T.
And it is that, since the arrival of the pandemic, the Chinese social network reached very high levels of popularity and even became, according to what CloudFlare points out, on the most popular site on the internetsurpassing giants like Amazon, Google, Facebook, among many others.
In more specific figures, the Chinese social network has a youth population of more than 40 percent. In other words, Teens use TikTok the most today, but it’s not their only favorite social network.
A recent Pew Research Center survey of more than 1,000 adolescents between the ages of 13 and 17 in the United States announced that, along with TikTok and Snapchat, YouTube is one of the favorite networks of what we know as “Generation Z” and “Generation T”.
Having said this, it is not surprising that, for some time now, young people have made all kinds of content in order to connect with the greatest number of users, a fact that shows that, in terms of communication, things have changed a lot and social networks are now that link between people.
Tiktoker centennial recounts experience with “magical” brownie
Let’s take as an example what happened with a young centennial who, in one of her most recent videos, narrated her experience with a “magical” brownie.
According to what she explains in her recording, after ingesting said “product”, they had to give her electroshocks to “resurrect” her.
“I went into a coma and was hospitalized. I was intubated and diapered for five days because I had a stroke”narration that, until now, has generated more than 400 thousand likes and two million reproductions.
beautiful experience #storytime
We know that, as of today, the platform developed by ByteDance is essential in terms of entertainmentbut also as a real commercial showcase.
For this reason, from many trenches, there has been talk of the great growth potential that TikTok will still experience over the years; however, it is clear that there will come a time when users change their minds and turn to another social network.
Yes ok, at the moment, we are talking about the most downloaded mobile application in the worldusers are not the same today as they were in 2020, when TikTok had significant growth.
In short, the era of social networks still has a lot to offer and users and the next generations will have to dictate the trends. In that sense, what will happen to the Chinese platform?