TikTok: What Parents Need to Know

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/tiktok-what-parents-need-to-know/

This post was updated on March 11, 2019 A new app is sweeping the social media landscape. It’s become even more popular in the App Store than Snapchat and Facebook. TikTok (formerly Musical.ly) is a video-sharing platform that allows users to create, share, and react to short videos that play over a soundtrack. It’s essentially a hub of home music videos. TikTok can be fun for everyone if it’s used in the right spirit. But is Tik Tok safe for kids? Not everyone uses the app how it was intended. Just like other social media platforms, TikTok is quickly becoming a…