Caroline Knorr

Caroline Knorr

Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
October 29, 2019

What is TikTok, and should my kid use it?

What is TikTok, and should my kid use it?

Here's a question: What do JoJo Siwa, Howie Mandel, and about 500 million randos have in common? They're all on TikTok. And if you don't know what TikTok is, welcome to being a parent in the digital age, where being the last to know is an increasingly familiar feeling. But don't stress! Below you'll learn all about TikTok, plus get the tools you need to assess any app your kids start talking about. TikTok may be majorly trending this week, but next week (or tomorrow), who knows what they're going to beg for? With our app cheat sheet (below), you'll be able to evaluate whatever comes your ...

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