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Here's How to Ensure Your Kids Are Safe on TikTok

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While I shamelessly spend quite a bit of my free time watching TikTok videos and scrolling through the FYP, I'm well-aware the video-centric social media app isn't really meant for me — TikTok's general audience is predominantly Gen Z.

And since the app targets a younger audience, you may be wondering, "is TokTok safe for kids?" So here is absolutely everything you need to know regarding its safety.

What is TikTok?

OK, if you aren't familiar with the app in any way, shape, or form, let me give you the run-down.

TikTok is a social media app in which creators make unique videos, which range between 15 seconds and 60 seconds. Users can add filters and stickers to their videos, and edit them however they please. Those who watch the videos can "heart" or comment on them, or even follow the creator.