TikTok

Culture

this youtube asmr trend finds the beauty in loneliness

Cut to me falling into a TikTok hole listening to ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High,’ but played as though I’m hearing it while making out with someone in the bathroom at a house party.
Roisin Lanigan
11.8.19
Culture

how gay tiktok became gay tumblr for gen z

After the blogging platform banned NSFW content, queer young people turned to the popular app to express themselves.
Rachel Charlene Lewis
10.2.19
News

this potential new instagram feature sounds a lot like tiktok

Aiight I’ma head out.
Roisin Lanigan
9.12.19
Opinion

how alt right memes are indoctrinating gen z

Neo-fascists are using social media platforms to spread racism, homophobia, transphobia and sexism.
Shivam Kumar Chowdhary
9.10.19
Culture

scene kids are back again

And they've moved on from MySpace to find a new home on TikTok. Rawr XD.
Roisin Lanigan
8.9.19
Music

how kesha invented tiktok

10 years on, her chaotic debut single lives on in your favourite video sharing app.
Douglas Greenwood
8.8.19
Culture

these are the five most cursed videos on tiktok

Curated for your viewing pleasure. Expect full body cringe.
Roisin Lanigan
8.6.19
Music

avril lavigne was the original e-girl

Please don't drag us on Twitter.
Alim Kheraj
8.2.19
Culture

a playlist of all those songs you keep hearing in viral tiktoks

You’re welcome.
Roisin Lanigan
7.30.19
Culture

a guide to vsco girls – the tumblr girls of 2019

‘Basic’ has been rebranded thanks to a new internet phenomena – the VSCO girl. Who is she?
Roisin Lanigan
7.26.19
Culture

is gen z killing the influencer?

Rome is on the brink of falling and the barbarians -- aka people who make TikToks -- are at the gates.
Moya Lothian-McLean
7.24.19
Beauty

how tiktok is changing beauty standards for gen z

The influencer is dead. The E-Girl is ready to ascend in her place.
Roisin Lanigan
7.23.19
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