TikTok’s impact on popular music is best seen through Charli D’Amelio

TikTok is huge, everywhere you look there’s a TikTok video, it’s even having an impact on trending songs and music charts. In the last year TikTok’s status has gone from a trend to a global…

ByteDance closes Indian short-form video app Vigo to promote TikTok

ByteDance hopes the move will encourage the 5 million monthly active users to migrate to TikTok which currently has 200 million users in India. Flipagram was a US-based brand, before being purchased by Chinese company…

Quibi are on track for 27% of its subscriber goal

Prelaunch, Quibi predicted their end of year subscribers at 7.4 million paying users. They are currently on track for under 2 million. In another disappointing week for Quibi, end of year target numbers are not…

TikTok named a threat to YouTube as it makes 2020 it’s year

TikTok was already rocketing up app charts around the world and now with the world on lockdown it’s making more connections than ever. YouTube are the long-standing video giants and it’s long been thought that…

When is the Best Time Each Day to Post on TikTok?

TikTok is really on the rise at the moment, but when is the best time to post on TikTok each day? Above is a guideline on when to post on TikTok. However, it doesn’t take…

How Can You Make / Earn Money on TikTok as an Artist, Label or Influencer?

How Can I make money on TikTok as an artist or as an influencer? TikTok is just like other social networks at present and most main rules apply. Artists: Artists and Labels now have the…

TikTok competitor Zynn pays users for watching videos

New app Zynn has gained a huge amount of traction for its approach to rewarding users for watching videos and inviting friends. After publicly launching under a month ago, Zynn has since hit the number…

What countries is Resso live in?

Resso is the new music streaming app from TikTok’s parent company ByteDance. Hoping to be a real Spotify competitor, Resso launched in India March 4th 2020. Resso has been described as a social media streaming…

TikTok’s parent company ByteDance generated $17bn in 2019, more than YouTube’s ad-revenue

Chinese owned company ByteDance, owner of TikTok and (Chinese equivalent app) Douyin generated $17 billion in 2019. The report comes from Bloomberg, with an additional stat of over $3bn in annual net profit. $17bn is…

Facebook launches collaborative music-making app to connect through creation

Collab is a brand new app for making music with friends and others from a distance so that social distancing doesn’t mean a hold on creativity. Now that we’ve all been apart for a while…