How TikToK Affecting Young Generation Negatively
If you are not paying attention to the increasing trend of TikTok on young generation than you should start now. Yes, TikTok is the most popular short-form lip-syncing video app, The people use this app to create their short term video by using a background music track. The developers launched TikTok for fun and entertainment but our youth becomes crazy about the app.
Every second young guy or girl using TikTok and creating a videos, Nowadays you will find the more TikTok stars than the film and tv stars. But we can not neglect the negative impact of TikTok on youth. Before going through the overall impact of TikTok on peoples, it is must know about the app origin, stats and use. let’s have a look on TikTok brief info.
Tik Tok is a social media app which is specially designed from Android and IOS users to create and share short lip-sync, comedy, and talent videos. In a very short time period of about 2 to 3 years, the app got great popularity and success all over the world. The social media app was launched in 2017 by ByteDance in China.
The app allows users to create short videos of 3 to 60 seconds, The app is getting famous in many countries like the Asian market, United States and many others. Now Tik Tok is not running in China, Fews months ago It got banned in India also but the ban has removed on public demand, now the no. of Tik Tok users there a lot.
In October 2018 Tik Tok becomes the most downloaded app and gained much popularity among users. As per the 2018 stats, the app is available in more than 150 countries in 75 languages. By Feb 2019 Tik Tok hit 75 million downloads all over the world excepting China.
Tik Tok negative impact on Youth
As pour dependence on Social media is increasing day by day, It’s affecting our personal and professional life negatively. We are more involved in Show off on Social media instead of focusing on our carrier, our realisation and our real-life enjoyment. There are so many social media apps available which used to entertain us. On social media we love to connect with people which is good, people use these apps to get name and fame. Tik Tok is one of them.
On Tik Tok make short term videos and share them with their friends on social media. There are so many Hidden talents coming out via Tik Tok but is it right to use the app for illegal activities, being vulgar on the app, using anti-social activating in videos just to make followers and to get fame?
No, The unethical use of Tik Tok is really affecting the youth negatively. The increasing trend of Tik Tok videos is “encouraging Pornography”. Tik Tok also getting the legal warning to stop all this shit, Tik Tok also claiming to review the court order and to take appropriate action.
In small areas like towns and villages, people using Tik Tok much and making the videos viral on social media. Time to time companies launching such kind of apps, Before Tik Tok Dubmash and Musically was in trend, But the introduction of Tik Tok left them behind, Now people are crazy fans of Tik Tok. There is no boundation on the use of the app, it’s free to make videos and share them on social media. In the year 2018, it has become one of the most downloaded apps globally. You will be amazed to know that Tik Tok has around 1 billion downloads.
India is the largest market of Tik Tok. Out of 1 billion downloads, 25% is from India. The app is getting great popularity all over India. Tik Tok got banned in India for few time due to the porn and inappropriate content, apart from India, Indonesia also put the ban on Tik Tok. The people living In cities with fast internet connectivity using Tik Tok a lot to become popular.
How to stop the negative impact of Tik Tok? What is the solution?
To cope up with the unethical Tik Tok activities and to stop the pornography which is promoting by Tik Tok, the Law and Govt need to come together. They need to make some effective law and rules against people using Tik Tok to promote inappropriate content. Parents also need to take care of their kids, how they are using Tik Tok and what kind of videos they are following on Tik Tok. The social sites collecting the personal information of the youngster need to take the parents consent. Parents need to restrict their kids from the overuse of social media apps.