Keeping in tune with the world community, TikTok has rolled out various initiatives to give back to the community. From the works of the app to bring about a positive change in the daily affairs to the creation of awareness for social changes, the entertaining tech mogul has spearheaded and funded many projects.
With a global amassing of over 500 million downloads, TikTok is one of the most popular apps today. The tech giant, following its success, has taken up the step to give back to the world community. The giving back action involves the address of the issues of social to climatic change and towards education and the upliftment of the disadvantaged.
One of the numerous initiations is to create awareness in order to sensitize India’s digital population, which is increasing daily. The campaign was to disseminate the message about the responsible and safe use of the platform. The #WaitASecToReflect campaign is developed to inspire users to stop for a second and reflect on how they conduct online.
The initiative was started with an aim to encourage the users to pause for a moment before uploading any videos. With the apps no filter policy, the project seems to be taken in the right track to police moral issues.
TikTok, in partnership with the Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) also undertook programmes for digital literacy. The project focuses on the safe usage of content platforms and online safety.
TikTok’s #EduTok is a campaign that encourages users to create contents that will inspire and educate the mass. The initiative is more of knowledge-based videos, which has received positive feedback from the users. The campaign, with over 42.5 billion views, has been trending due to the banking of the uploaded videos on positive vibes.
The #EduTok campaign encompasses a variety of themes revolving around wellness, motivation, safety, health and education. The campaign’s aim is to bring about a positive outlook among the netizens and the app users.
The campaign strives to build a system of constructivism, positivity and collaboration. It ushers the users to communicate with the positive side of things and benefit from the new approach to learning.
Plastic pollution has hindered and crippled the world today. Wide-spread awareness and campaigns sprout everywhere to address the issue of plastic pollution. Along with the world, TikTok has also started the challenge #IAmLessPlastic to bring about a change in the people’s involvement regarding the issue.
The hashtag launched encourages users to share their videos of their works in making the neighbourhood clean and plastic-free. The challenge also encourages users to share ‘plogging’ videos to make their participation in the campaign.
TikTok launched the #BetterMeBetterInternet challenge to support the yearly Safer Internet Day programme.
TikTok with this initiative is working to bring about collaboration in the world of internet. The campaign strives to instigate the safe use of the internet as well as online safety of the users worldwide.
TikTok caters to a wide and diverse field of people. Owing to this, the TikTok app can play a versatile role in addressing the various pressing issues of today’s generation.
Through the participation of TikTok in collaboration with various agencies, it can work in raising awareness as well as addressing the latest and critical challenges of the netizens worldwide. Besides, no other app has garnered so much hype and sensation as TikTok has today. So, the app has a pivotal role in making a positive impact on the internet community.