What is TikTok, anyway?

Explainer film


Published by: klicksafe together with Handysektor

Target Groups: Educators Parents Teenagers


What is TikTok? What's behind the fascination for the popular app and what do young people need to bear in mind when using it? 

In this video series, young people themselves have their say. In the videos, young people talk about their experiences, usage habits and problems with popular apps and services. Educators get a quick look at the media education issues and challenges of popular services. Media educator Kim Beck from the Handysektor project places the young people's statements in the media education context. The format offers a low-threshold introduction to the technical issues. Viewers can quickly comprehend the functionality and problems.