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TikTok (formerly Musical.ly)

13+
Minimum age according to TikTok
13+ Minimum age according to TikTok

What is TikTok?

TikTok (formerly Music.ly) is a social media app for creating and sharing short videos. You can create and share short lip-sync, comedy and talent videos of 3 to 15 seconds. You can also create short looping videos up to 60 seconds long.

Website: tiktok.com

Apps: Android app, Apple iOS app

How do people use TikTok?

Learn more about the benefits and risks associated with how people use video sharing services like TikTok.

TikTok is used for: in-app purchasing, live streaming, messaging/online chat, online relationships and photo/video sharing.

How can you report online abuse or block someone?

How can you protect your personal information?

Key safety links

  • Guide for parents
    Provides a range of safety information for parents about using TikTok.
  • Community guidelines
    Rules for using TikTok which should be followed by every user.
  • Safety and security tips
    Offers a range of general help, safety and security information.
  • Terms of use
    The terms you agree to when you use TikTok.
  • Privacy policy
    Outlines TikTok’s privacy policy guidelines including the information they collect and how they use your data.