30 Unknown Facts About Tik Tok App
Tik Tok has become a platform in today’s time, where you can easily become popular by creating videos of any of your talent, Tik Tok has become so popular all over the world that from small to big all-star celebrities are also nowadays their videos are made on Tik Tok. We will be telling you 30 Unknown Facts About Tik Tok in this article.
TikTok is a Chinese video-sharing social networking service owned by ByteDance, a Beijing-based internet technology company founded in 2012 by Zhang Yiming. It is used to create short dance, lip-sync, comedy, and talent videos. ByteDance first launched Douyin for the China market in September 2016. Later, TikTok was launched in 2017 for iOS and Android in most markets outside of China; however, it only became available in the United States after merging with Musical.ly on 2 August 2018. TikTok and Douyin are similar to each other, but run on separate servers and have different content to comply with Chinese censorship restrictions. The application allows users to create short music and lip-sync videos of 3 to 15 seconds and short looping videos of 3 to 60 seconds. They also have global offices including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul, and Tokyo. The app is popular in East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the United States, Turkey, Russia, and other parts of the world. TikTok and Douyin’s servers are each based in the market where the respective app is available.
FACT#1. Tik Tok had 20 million active users in India.
FACT#2. Tik Tok has 600 million active users all over the world.
FACT#3. Tik Tok has become the 6th highest downloaded app in the world.
FACT#4. TikTok was previously named Musical.ly and was renamed in August 2018. Because Bytendance’s parent company TikTok bought it for a billion dollars after seeing the success of the application musically. Merged both of them and made a new app called Tik Tok and today Tik Tok App is worth more than 100 billion-dollar.
FACT#5. 41% of the users on Tik Tok are 16 to 24 years old.
FACT#6. Tiktok has now entered the international stage and is now available in more than 75 languages.
FACT#7. The Chinese development team took 200 days to make Tik Tok App Original Version.
FACT#8. Every day 13 million videos are uploaded on the Tik Tok platform.
FACT#9. Currently, Tiktok has 2 billion people installed on their smartphones.
FACT#10. According to research Tick Talk earns $ 1.4 million every month.
FACT#11. 43% of uploaded videos on Tik Tok are “Duet” videos.
FACT#12. You may be surprised to know that some people have lost their lives while making risky stunt videos to become famous on Tik Tok.
FACT#13. Tik Tok users on Android devices are about 80 per cent.
FACT#14. Tiktok is known as “Douyin” in China. Douyin’s most popular account is @ChenHe, which has 50.7 Million Followers.
FACT#15. Similarweb has given Tik Tok a rank in the categories of Video Editing and Player in France.
FACT#16. You will be surprised to know that 43 per cent of videos on Tiktok are only Lip-synching. That means the song is playing in the background, and you are lip-synching with your lips.
FACT#17. Do you know that not only ordinary people on Tik Tok but also super superstars also use Tik Tok?
FACT#18. The first name of Tik Tok was “Douyin” name, after that, in 2018, the name was changed to Musical.ly, then in 2019, it was changed to Tik Tok.
FACT#19. Tik Tok is the third most installed app on the Play store in 2018.
FACT#20. The Tik Tok app has been banned from 58 other Chinese apps from June 2020 in India.
FACT#21. Germany-born @lisaandlena is an account of a twin’s character. This is Tiktok’s most successful account outside China, with 31.5 million followers.
FACT#22. In May 2020, there was a lot of conversation between Youtube Vs TikTok creators, and YouTube’s famous Creator Carryminati made a roast video of Tiktoker This video broke all records on youtube but that video was deleted by YouTube due to some issues.
FACT#23. Tik Tok is a social media application through which smartphone users can create and share short videos (up to 30 seconds).
FACT#24. ‘ByteDance’ is a company owned by it which launched ‘Tik-Tok’ in China in September 2016. In the year 2018, the popularity of ‘Tick-Talk’ grew very fast and in October 2018, it became the most downloaded app in America.
FACT#25. The introduction of TikTok on the Google Play Store has been called ‘Short videos for you’.
FACT#26. The interesting thing is that a large number of people using ‘TikTok’ is from the people of villages and small towns. Even more shocking is that the madness of TikTok is raising the head of even the small children of seven to eight years of age.
FACT#27. While on Facebook and Twitter, to get a ‘blue tick’, or to get their account verified, ordinary people have to struggle a lot, at the same time, the number of users having a verified account on Tick-Tok is very large. And yes, it does not get ‘blue tick’ but ‘orange tick’.
FACT#28. People who get ‘Orange Tick’ see ‘Popular Creator’ written on their account. Also, by looking at the account, it also shows how many ‘Hearts’ the user has received, that is, how many people have liked his videos so far.
FACT#29. If a user wants to delete his Tik-Tok account then he cannot do it by himself. For this, he has to request a TikTok.
FACT#30. In July 2018, Indonesia banned tick-talk as a large number of teenagers were using it to upload and share pornographic content. It was later reintroduced after some changes and conditions.