May 22, 2021

TikTok star Bella Poarch launches music career with “Build a B*tch”

Like many recent influencers, Bella Poarch has used her TikTok fame to delve into the music industry. She’s most well known for her viral TikTok where […]
May 12, 2021

The rise of BookTok on TikTok

While TikTok generally has a large influence over its audience that ranges from teens to young adults, one community is growing into the mainstream of the […]
May 10, 2021

Lizzo and Her Boy Problems

Lizzo has become one of the biggest musical stars of the 21st century. Ever since 2019, Melissa Viviane “Lizzo” Jefferson has dominated the charts and has […]
April 28, 2021

TikTok’s most niche community: #CleanTok

Beauty tips, comedic skits, and viral dances are what one would typically see on the Explore page of TikTok. However, the cleaning community on TikTok has […]
April 17, 2021

TikTok Stars to Musicians

Lately, Tik Tok stars have been taking over the media world. Even though Tik Tok is a huge platform, creators can find it limiting in regard […]
April 6, 2021

Lil Nas X’s newest song ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name)’ trends and becomes a TikTok meme

Lil Nas X, the artist behind the hit ‘Old Town Road,’ released his latest single ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name)’ on March 24, 2021, and […]
April 4, 2021

TikTok’s latest skincare discovery: gua sha

With the many different domains of interest on TikTok, beauty gurus are raving over face rolling with gua sha, a traditional Chinese technique in medicine with […]
March 30, 2021

What are Squishmallows?

Long after the craze of Webkinz in the early 2000s, Gen Z has found a new obsession with collecting plushies, except this time they’re Squishmallows, known […]
March 12, 2021

Vegan Foodies on TikTok

In 2020 it was reported that 39 percent of the citizens in America ate vegan meals in their diets. There are many reasons why people choose […]
February 28, 2021

TikTok’s feta pasta and other viral recipes

Cherry tomatoes, olive oil, and a block of feta cheese are three simple ingredients, yet Mackenzie Smith’s TikTok of her baked feta pasta got three million […]
February 26, 2021

The popularity of tarot card readings on TikTok

It’s quite common to scroll through TikTok’s “For You” page and stumble upon a tarot reading that’s “meant for you,” filled with comments saying “I claim” […]
February 24, 2021

TikTok’s Obsession With Coffee

Tik Tok has an obsession with coffee. From whipped coffee to TikToker’s simply making coffee in front of the camera, coffee-related videos have been produced all […]