Social media have provide opportunities for anyone to become content creators, freelancer or influencers. Despite media clutter caused by existing platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter etc, big tech unicorns still come up with new platform to share content.
Today, we are talking about TikTok. Do you feel like you have seen some 15-second-viral-dancing or lip-syncing videos? Yes, I’m talking about those ads you saw while browsing social media. TikTok is a short video platform that have created many viral trends in the past few years. It’s an app that I intent to browse for a few minutes, but end up scrolling through the feed half an hour later. From viral dancing to comedic lip-syncing, TikTok has created many influencers, most of which are from the music industry. I bet you must have heard “old town road”, right?
From music industry, the growth seems to have shifted to fashion & beauty industry. While instagram model spent hours for the best my-life-is-perfect photos, TikToker spent most of their times shooting cool transitions, showing jaw dropping before&after footages. Fashion content on TikTok are easy to absorb, relatable, and more than often very creative. The community there do inspire you to find a new way to present your wearable arts. Here are some cool example for beauty and fashion content you can find on TikTok.
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A very common theme on TikTok is the use of music. Creators usually play with the music to give a wholistic experience such as transition videos where clothes were changed according to the beats. If you’ve never tried watching TikTok, try browse the feed now. I must warn you though. You better have at least half an hour.