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What TikTok Shopping Means for the Growing Social Commerce
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What TikTok Shopping Means for the Growing Social Commerce

The growth of TikTok has been phenomenal. What started as an oddball social platform to showcase dancing and dubbing talent is now blooming as a powerpack platform to influence sales. There are tons of TikTok marketing case studies that prove the power of TikTok in driving shopping trends and inspiring sales through creators and content. So, TikTok decided to up the ante by introducing the TikTok Shopping feature that provides a streamlined in-app product selling experience to eCommerce businesses. This move enabled TikTok to join the social commerce parade alongside Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram shopping. In this blog, we will shed light on the importance of what TikTok shopping means for social commerce and how you can optimize your TikTok online shopping experience. Let’s ...
TikTok Publishes New Playbook for Auto Marketers in the App, Including a Range of General Ad Tips
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TikTok Publishes New Playbook for Auto Marketers in the App, Including a Range of General Ad Tips

TikTok may be good at inspiring new meme trends and promoting the latest music. But can it also help automotive marketers sell cars? Are TikTok users open to auto ads, and are they looking for car-related content within the app? As it turns out, they are, based on the latest insights included in a new, 33-page ‘Auto Playbook 101’ published by the platform. The guide looks at a range of key engagement trends and case studies – you can download the full guide here, but in this post, we’ll take a look at some of the key elements. First off, TikTok highlights the popularity of auto content in the app, with 60 billion views of car-related content in the first half of 2021.The guide also outlines key auto trends, including the types of cars TikTok users are most interested in.The guide a...
Want to Buy TikTok Followers? Here’s What Happens When You Do
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Want to Buy TikTok Followers? Here’s What Happens When You Do

Thinking about buying TikTok followers? I get it. In this instant-gratification world, of course it’s tempting to buy the metrics you want. If we as a society have developed the technology to order a pizza with an emoji on Twitter, why shouldn’t I be able to become TikTok famous with the click of a button? Organic growth just takes so much time and you want a nice juicy follower list nowwwww! Bonus: Download the free 10-Day Reels Challenge, a daily workbook of creative prompts that will help you get started with Instagram Reels, track your growth, and see results across your entire Instagram profile.TikTok has been downloaded more than two billion times, and has 100 million active users in the U.S. This is the place to see and be seen, but it’s increasingly challenging to stand ...
How to Get Followers on TikTok for Free: 11 Top Tips
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How to Get Followers on TikTok for Free: 11 Top Tips

Want to know the secret to getting a lot of followers on TikTok? We don’t blame you! With 689 million global active users as of January 2021, everyone and their grandmothers are on TikTok. Having lots of followers can mean a direct line to your business’s target audience –a connection that most marketing strategists only dream of—so making sure your audience can find you is key. So, how do you make yourself “findable”? And better yet, “followable”? Spoiler alert: it’s not so straightforward. If it were, we’d all have gone viral by now. And don’t be fooled by apps that let you buy bots and fake followers. This will only feed your ego and do nothing for your brand awareness. The following tips will show you how to get more followers on TikTok the honest way. Bonus: Download the free...
Increase Your TikTok Followers With These Simple Tips
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Increase Your TikTok Followers With These Simple Tips

Out of the 1.1 billion active users in almost 150 countries, the US TikTok users spend more than 850 minutes monthly on the app. This means 9 out of 10 TikTok users use the app multiple times of the day. This all seems fantastic, but the real question for people starting out on TikTok is: How can you get your content to catch your audience’s attention? Whether it’s marketing for beginners or for brands, the creative ways to gain more TikTok followers are endless. From leveling up your posting schedule to leveraging on the out-of-the-box content creation, you can successfully build your TikTok community and keep your audience engaged with your content consistently. Why is TikTok so popular? TikTok is a level playing field for marketers when it comes to engagement and reach. Getti...
How TikTok is Supporting Creators and Fostering New Talent
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How TikTok is Supporting Creators and Fostering New Talent

January 26th, 2021 Marketing Erica Perry With TikTok expected to reach 1.2 billion active users this year, the app is wasting no time executing efforts to foster new talent and double down on its efforts to help its community of creators thrive. This includes helping talent find innovative ways to connect with their audien...
What Is The Best Time To Post On TikTok In 2021?
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What Is The Best Time To Post On TikTok In 2021?

TikTok can no longer be called a new kid on the block. It came, conquered, surpassed the expectation of every naysayer, and became a household name.With 850 million active users worldwide, most brands are vying to make their TikTok marketing effort a success. If you are also looking to boost your reach and engagement on TikTok, you ought to know the best time to post on TikTok. Posting at the best times ensures that your creative videos get seen by as many people as possible. However, finding when is the best time to post on TikTok can be a tricky quest. Therefore, in this article, we will discuss the tips to find the best time to post on TikTok for your brand. Let’s dive in!Why does the best time to post on TikTok matter? If you have been using TikTok for a while, you would kn...
TikTok Holds its Lead as the Most Downloaded App Once Again in June
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TikTok Holds its Lead as the Most Downloaded App Once Again in June

Despite ongoing content concerns, data safety issues, and other controversies of varying degree, TikTok was once again the most downloaded non-gaming app in June 2021, according to the latest data from Sensor Tower.That means that TikTok has held onto the top spot for basically all of the past 18 months, with the only two exceptions being November last year, when WhatsApp briefly re-took the top spot, and January this year, when Telegram saw a sudden download surge (as a result of WhatsApp's controversial data privacy update). As per Sensor Tower:"TikTok was the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for June 2021 with more than 65 million installs. The countries with the largest number of installs were from Douyin in China at 13%, followed by Indonesia at 12%." So Sensor Tower ...
How To Drive Traffic From TikTok In 2021
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How To Drive Traffic From TikTok In 2021

The importance of social media is increasing significantly. Brand storytelling is evolving, influencers experience a sharp rise into fame, and social media campaigns are becoming the main traffic source of many companies. In this piece, we’ll talk about a specific and very platform, TikTok, and walk through the various ways for how to drive traffic from it. Let’s get to it. Driving Organic Traffic Image source: https://www.marketingcharts.com/digital/social-media-108342 Organic traffic is the best, free way to drive traffic from TikTok. Haf (50%) of the users are under the age of 34. What is also interesting is that around 50% of the users are in the $75k+ household income bracket. Complete your Bio On TikTok, clicks can come only from the links shared in your bio. That is, ...
TikTok Launches New Ads Library, Enabling You to Find the Best Performing Ads in a Range of Categories
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TikTok Launches New Ads Library, Enabling You to Find the Best Performing Ads in a Range of Categories

If you're running TikTok ads, or you're thinking of launching a TikTok ad campaign, this could be hugely valuable. TikTok has launched a new Ad Library tool, currently called 'Top Ads', which enables you to search for the best performing TikTok ad campaigns, by vertical and region, in order to get inspiration from their approach.As you can see here, the platform provides a range of search filters to navigate through the ad listings, including 'Ad Type', 'Region' and 'Industry'.You can then further filter your displayed results by time (last 7 days or last 30 days) and by performance (CTR, Impressions, 6 second video view rate), honing in on the most relevant examples for your business.From there, you can tap into any of the listed ad examples to get more info on that specific pro...
How TikTok and Shopify are Maximizing E-Commerce Revenue Options
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How TikTok and Shopify are Maximizing E-Commerce Revenue Options

February 17th, 2021 Marketing Erica Perry Over the past several years the way we shop has changed dramatically. As social platforms evolve into the new-age shopping malls, a trend largely fueled by the pandemic, consumers will continue to prioritize relationships with brands based on the online experience they provide ever...
TikTok Faces New Legal Challenge Over its Tracking of Underage User Data
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TikTok Faces New Legal Challenge Over its Tracking of Underage User Data

Despite facing an array of challenges - which, at times, threatened the app's very existence - TikTok has continued to grow in 2020, and looks set to become an even more important, and influential platform in the year ahead. But while TikTok has seemingly avoided a ban in the US (for now), the app remains under scrutiny, due to concerns about its impact on young users, and international data security considerations, given its Chinese ownership.  On the first point, TikTok is set to once again be examined over the ways in which it tracks and uses data from underage users as part of newly launched legal proceedings in the UK.  As per Sky News UK:"A 12-year-old girl from London, who cannot be identified, plans to bring a damages claim against six firms said to be responsible for TikTok...
How TikTok and Shopify are Fueling Shoppable Videos
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How TikTok and Shopify are Fueling Shoppable Videos

October 28th, 2020 Marketing Erica Perry Earlier this year, TikTok announced a $200 million creator fund with a goal of helping more leading creators in its community sustain themselves financially solely through TikTok. More recently, the platform announced a partnership with Teespring allowing creators to sell merchandis...
How to Use Exaggerated Emotion and Original Audio to Drive Your TikTok Engagement
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How to Use Exaggerated Emotion and Original Audio to Drive Your TikTok Engagement

November 18th, 2020 Marketing Erica Perry Since 2018 TikTok has nearly tripled in size. Among U.S. users 18 and older, TikTok brought in 22.2 million mobile unique visitors in January 2020, 23.2 million in February and 28.8 million in March. In April, that number skyrocketed to 39.2 million. Looking ahead to 2021, new proj...
TikTok Content Marketing: How to Grow Your Business With TikTok : Social Media Examiner
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TikTok Content Marketing: How to Grow Your Business With TikTok : Social Media Examiner

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TikTok Launches New Small Business Resource Center for Marketers
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TikTok Launches New Small Business Resource Center for Marketers

As it continues to expand its business offerings and ad options, TikTok has launched a new Small Business Resource Center, which includes a range of case studies, creative tools and explainers to help SMBs tap into the fast-growing app.As explained by TikTok: "From success stories to creative tools and free webinars, it has everything you need to grow your small business on our platform." As noted, the platform includes a range of helpful tools, including case studies:And creative tools for your campaigns:There are also webinars, details on TikTok ad and performance metrics, and links to a range of other business resources.TikTok has had a tumultuous year, with a total ban on the app in India, and an ongoing legal battle for its survival in the US. Yet, despite this, TikTok ha...
TikTok Adds ‘Year in Review’ Option to Highlight the Clips That You Engaged with Throughout the Year
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TikTok Adds ‘Year in Review’ Option to Highlight the Clips That You Engaged with Throughout the Year

It may be the year that many want to forget, but 2020 hasn't been all bad, with people also finding new ways to work, new ways to connect and new ways to engage with family and friends in order to stay in touch.  And for many, one of those discoveries has been TikTok. The app has been growing fast over the past couple of years, but it gained even more momentum in 2020, with people in lockdown seeking entertainment. The app's now on track to become the next billion-user platform, and that's despite it being banned in India, and facing ongoing speculation about its future in the US. TikTok's made a lot of new fans, and now, it's looking to provide a little nostalgia to heighten that connection. Today, TikTok has added a new 'Year in Review' feature, which enables users to take a look bac...