The company behind the TikTok is turning to AI for success and this makes them different from the current generation of social media apps. So who behind the app and why is it so popular You may be thinking well who cares but the rise of this platform may soon take many by cover miglior custodia trasparente iphone 7 samsung s3 bmw surprise.
The Story Behind Tik TokWhat is TikTokThe Size of TikTokWho owns TikTokHow Tik Tok StartedHow does Tik Tok workThe Business of Tik TokIs Tik Tok a meaningful app
What is TikTok
TikTok is a short form video sharing app. Most people mistakenly think it only for lip syncing or music performance but it really anything people want it to be from comedy, memes, stunts, science experiments and other creative uses. The time limit for content is usually 15 seconds.
The Size of TikTok
It the number cover samsung galaxy j3 2016 fortnite one non gaming app on the App Store in the cover samsung s6 edge dragonball UnitedStates cover samsung a5 2017 van gogh and the number one social media app on all platforms in just two years. It come to rival Netflix, YouTube, and Facebook.
The company now has 20,000 staff with offices in the United cover samsung galaxy 10.1 States, Japan, Europe Southeast Asia, Brazil, India and of course China.
Who owns TikTok
TikTok is owned by the Chinese company ‘Byte Dance’ which was custodia caterpillar iphone 5s founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Beijing. Byte Dance is currently worth 75 billion US dollars making it the most valuable privately held startup in the world. The founder Zhang Yiming was a former Microsoft software engineer and started cover samsung j6 con disegni the company in his 20s. The Byte Dance is like a Chinese version of Facebook with several other popular sites in the region.
How Tik Tok Started
Byte Dance initially released an AI powered cover samsung galaxy j3 custodia iphone 8 rossa 2016 silicone morbido news aggregator and a chat app and later they turned to video aggregation in 2016 and launched a short form a5 2017 cover samsung originale Chinese video app called Douyin and it custodia telefono iphone 7 proved to be popular with over a million users in a short amount of time.
In 2017, they decided to expand the concept to the world with a new name Tik Tok. Tik Tok now has a monopoly cover samsung a 5 2016 disney on the micro video app market and in just two years is comparable to the old guard social media websites like Facebook and YouTube.
How does Tik cover samsung i9195 Tok work
Artificial Intelligence is the core of Tik Tok and it uses a powerful AI tool that cover samsung j5 2016 pelle more extreme than any other social media network in the West. The apps AI cover samsung core 2 in silicone dictates the entire feed and the more you use it the more it learns what you like. You can select the content, it just a full screen video that automatically starts playing if you don watch an entire video you get fewer videos of that kind or vice versa.
This is a different approach to Facebook, YouTube, cover samsung s9 gomma Spotify, and Netflix. On these platforms, AI is merely a tool that part of the experience. These cover samsung j3 2016 blu platforms recommend posts and the user can custodia silicone iphone 7 amazon choose from there but Tik supreme cover samsung Tok on the other hand aggressively dictates what you see. It may sound strange but having absolutely no choice has been labeled as being integral to the success of Tik Tok.
The Business of Tik Tok
As a macro business strategy, Byte Dance has two versions of its Tik Tok app.
So, how does Tik Tok make money Well mainly through ads and the sale of virtual goods like emojis and stickers from influencers to fans. The exchange of virtual goods is made through in app purchases.
The poorer and rural areas of China and India have been augmented by this app with homegrown content popping up everywhere. In fact, 25% of downloads were from India and only 8% of the users were from the USA.
Is Tik Tok a meaningful app
Realistically in 15 seconds what value could be given to the user other than a quick laugh. I think it an important question for longevity and on the other hand, it seems like Byte Dance is building an empire among custodia iphone 7 plus swarovski the young that pretty much no one is looking out for.
After all, Byte Dance is the most valuable private startup in the world and has over 1.5 billion downloads of its flagship app so they must be doing something right. It gonna be interesting to see how this all turns out…