Tag: TikTok

TikTok user, @hairby_chrissy, receives hate over controversies. The controversies are about various issues, like following COVID-19 guidelines and clientele.

TikTok’s Hair by Chrissy receives hate over controversy

Hair By Chrissy is a TikTok and Instagram account run by hairdresser Chrissy Rasmussen. She began her account in August 2019 and has gained over a million followers since then.  Rasmussen owns Habit Salon, a set of two internet-famous hair salons located in both Arizona […]

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We're Live. Hamzah, Haley Sharpe, and Claire Drake laugh while Chase Rutherford makes jokes during "4freakshow"'s 'sleepover' live stream. Photo by Sophia Squiccirini

‘4freakshow’ makes a huge impact on Generation Z

The “4freakshow” is a live stream broadcasted on the app Twitch, which consists of TikTok stars Haley Sharpe, Chase Rutherford, Claire Drake and HamzahTheFantastic. They mainly use Zoom to communicate with one another, which is very convenient considering they all live in different states and […]

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Reels is a new feature on Instagram that allows users to make 15 to 30 second videos. Photo by Bryan Nguyen

Instagram creates a new video format

Social media companies are in constant competition for users and to offer the most cutting edge features. Instagram often copies ideas from other popular social media platforms, such as Snapchat. Its newest victim was TikTok, a social media platform of short-form videos. After hearing the […]

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Students are going viral on social platform ‘TikTok’ during quarantine

Students are going viral on social platform ‘TikTok’ during quarantine

Due to being in quarantine, students are finding different ways to entertain themselves. One of the most useful apps is TikTok, used to create short videos whether it is of the user dancing, lip-syncing, or creating comedy videos. In August of 2018, it became available […]

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Tik Tok under investigation due to privacy concerns

Tik Tok under investigation due to privacy concerns

Since 2018, TikTok has grown to be one of the most used social media platforms. It was released internationally in September of 2017 and became increasingly popular at the start of January 2018 when it was ranked number one in free mobile downloaded apps mostly […]

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Graphic by Darian Williams

Social media app “TikTok” rises in popularity among students at MSD

Across the nation, people of all ages and demographics have found themselves absorbed in the world of online trends ranging from comedy jokes to popular dances. Trends like these have created online celebrities, some whom walk the halls at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Many […]

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