TikTok is perhaps the most addictive social media platform and is used to make a variety of short-term videos. It is an international version of Douyin. In September 2016 Douyin was released in China. TikTok videos provide wonder, delight, laughter, and excitement. TikTok has about over 800 million active users and different brands are also connected with this platform. If you want to become a famous and popular TikTok user then you must know the best time to post on TikTok. Influencer Marketing Hub has found out the best time to post on TikTok and according to it, the best times to post on TikTok are 6 am to 10 am and 7 pm to 11 pm and the best days to post on TikTok are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. TikTok trends move with the speed of light and some teenagers have become global stars overnight. If you want to become a famous TikTok star then you have to increase engagement on your posts.
TikTok is a video-sharing app and it was launched in November 2017. It is owned by a Chinese company ByteDance which is founded by Zhang Yiming (a Chinese billionaire internet entrepreneur) TikTok is very popular among kids and teenagers. You can create and share 15-second videos on any topic on TikTok. It has many filters and some interesting features. You can shoot, edit, and post your videos from this single app. There is a variety of sounds and songs on TikTok. You can also speed up and slowed down your video and also change the background with the help of some filters. You can also shoot Duets (a feature that allows users to shoot and add a new video on an existing video). According to a report, in October 2020, over 2 billion people download TikTok (worldwide). According to the Morning Consult, after “Zoom” And “Peacock”, TikTok is the third fastest-growing app of 2020.
TikTok was derived from the app “Musical.ly” which was initially released in August 2014. On November 9, 2017, ByteDance spent up to US$1 billion to purchase musical.ly. It is an international version of Douyin (an app like TikTok which was released originally in China in September 2016). TikTok is available in 75 languages and 150 markets. On January 23, 2018, among free app downloads on app stores in Thailand and other countries, TikTok was ranked number 1. In United State, TikTok has been downloaded by more than 130 million people. Many celebrities including Jimmy Fallon and Tony Hawk have been using TikTok since 2018. Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Alba, Will Smith, and Justin Bieber are also active on TikTok. In July 2020, TikTok reported close to 800 million monthly active users worldwide after less than four years of existence.
Different from other apps:
TikTok is different from other apps because of its unique and special video editing features and filters. It has a variety of music, transitions, special animations, graphics, and more. Because every video is of 15 seconds, so people enjoy its video because all the videos are different from each other. Moreover, if you don’t like a video, you can easily move to the next one with only one swipe.
Terms of TikTok:
There are few basic terms of TikTok which are given below,
For You page:
For You is the home page or starting place of TikTok. On this page, you can see the trending and popular videos of TikTok users.
You can find new content shared to TikTok on the Discover page. It lies beyond to For You page and it offers content based on themes, hashtags, viral videos, and more.
Here you can find the videos of people you are following on the app.
Challenges are an important part of TikTok and are play a very important role in the popularity of a user.
It is an interesting feature on TikTok and it allows users to shoot and add a new video on existing video.
Hashtags are very important for the culture and algorithm of TikTok.
Popular Creators of TikTok are those people who play a huge role in driving the culture of the app. You can see a blue tick (blue tick is the sign of a popular creator) with their username.
Brands on TikTok:
Different brands are using TikTok for their popularity. Brands do paid collaboration with famous TikTok users for the commercial of their product. Moreover, different international companies have collaborated with TikTok and their ads appear when the app is opened. You can also see ads as branded lenses, stickers, and other effects of TikTok. The Companies and Brands, which collaborate with TikTok, pay ByteDance (the company that launched TikTok) for this collaboration.
TikTok is considered the most addictive social media platform nowadays and it is a short (of 15 seconds) video-sharing app and it was launched in November 2017. It was launched by ByteDance Company and the CEO of ByteDance is Zhang Yiming. TikTok is an international version of Douyin which is similar to TikTok. TikTok has many interesting features and filters. There are different terms for TikTok. Different brands and companies are using TikTok for the commercial of their products.
Best time to post on TikTok
Influencer Marketing Hub analyzed more than 100,000 videos to find out the answer to the question, “What is the best time to post on TikTok?” They found out the best times to post on TikTok for each day of the week (in Eastern Standard Time).
6 am, 10 am, and 10 pm are the best times to post on TikTok on Monday.
2 am, 4 am, and *9 am are the best times to post on TikTok on Tuesday.
On Wednesday, 7 am, 8 am, and 11 am are the best times to post on TikTok.
9 am, *12 pm, and 7 pm are the best times to upload on TikTok on Thursday.
*5 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm are the best times of Friday to post on TikTok.
11 am, 7 pm, 8 pm are the best times of Saturday to upload on TikTok.
On Sunday, 7 am, 8 am, and 4 pm are the best times to post on TikTok.
Note: Times marked with an asterisk (*) offer a high level of engagement.
The above mention times are the global best times to post on TikTok. But in reality, the best time to post on TikTok for every creator is different.
Discover the best time to post on TikTok
You can find tons of information about your content and followers in TikTok analytics. Your TikTok account’s analytics can tell you about the best time to post on TikTok and also give you the information on when your audience is most active. You must have a Pro account on TikTok to access your TikTok analytics.
First step, Pro account to see TikTok analytics
You have to upgrade your TikTok account and this will only take a minute. Pro account is necessary to see your TikTok analytics. Profile metrics and data insights are unlocked by switching to a Pro account and these are the keys to find out your best time to post on TikTok.
Instructions for switching to a pro account:
First, tap the three dots in the top right corner of your profile page. These three dots are indicating the option of the menu.
Now go to “Manage my account”
Now select “Switch to Pro account” to begin the process.
Choose your business industry from the list.
After this, you will send it back to the menu of your account and you will receive a notification that you have switched to a pro account. When your TikTok account will reload a Pro account then you will be able to see a new menu item, “Analytics”.
Second step, TikTok analytics:
Before going further, we have to know about the analytics tools. You will find three tabs in the analytic section of a Pro account.
You can see your video views, profile views, and followers from this tab.
You can see metrics (views, likes, comments, and average watch time) here on your posts.
This tab gives you information about your follower growth, top territories, the content they have engaged with, and their activities.
Third step, identify your audiences’ location:
The best time to post on TikTok depends upon the location of your audience. The option of Top Territories (in the follower tab of analytics) makes it easy to find out where your audience is based and this will help you to find out your best time to post on TikTok. Here is the example page of Top Territories of TikTok expert Rachel Pederson. You can see that the large majority of her audience is located in the U.S. She also has a large audience in Iraq.
When you know about the location of your followers, you can use the best times (global) to post on TikTok mentioned above predict when your audience is most likely to be online.
Fourth step, when your followers are most active:
To find the best time to post on TikTok you have to find out when your followers are most engaged. For this purpose, you have to select the “Follower Activity” under the follower tab of your TikTok analytics. Here you can find out the info about when your followers are most active in a day. Now you have to convert the hours in which your followers are most active to the timezones of the location of your followers.
For example, if your followers are most active between 4 pm and 6 pm UTC and if the majority of your followers are based in Italy, then your best time to post on TikTok is 6 pm to 9 pm.
The fifth step, monitor your content performance:
It is the final step to find out your best time to post on TikTok. For this, you have to take a look at your highest-performing content.
Open the tab “content” in analytics and here you can see the performance of your posts over the last seven days.
By clicking on a video, you will get information about the video like total views, average watch time, traffic source time, as well as where in the world your views came from.
Now find out that how many likes, comments, and shares your video received.
And see, is there a connection between when the TikTok video was posted and the performance of the videos?
You have to create a Microsoft Excel or Google sheet to note down the data of your all videos, this process is a little bit scientific and time-consuming but it is very important to find out your best time to post on TikTok. Your sheet can give you a strong idea about your best time to post on TikTok.
If you want to become famous on TikTok, you have to know about the best time to post on TikTok. Influencer Marketing Hub tells us about the global best time to post on TikTok but the best time
to post on TikTok is different for everyone. To know about your best time to post on TikTok, you have to switch to a Pro account to see TikTok analytics. From TikTok analytics, you can get information about the location of your followers and the time when they are most active on TikTok.
Methods to increase your followers
There are five methods to increase your followers.
Find your X-factor:
If you want to attract a large number of people then you have to make yourself special. X-factor is a skill or physical feature and X-factor is a trait or collection of traits that make your look more attractive.
For example, Logan Paul and Liza Koshy are famous for their funny and crazy videos. With their strong sense of humor and comedic personalities, they shine through on social media.
If you are not sure about your X-factor then ask family and friends, they will surely help you in finding your X-factor.
Upload maximum videos:
Upload maximum TikTok videos in a week and this requires more creativity. But you have to do it for attracting a large audience towards yourself.
You will gain excess to more followers by collaborating with other TikTok users. You can also collaborate with brands to become popular and by collaboration, people will pay attention to you and your videos.
Challenges are the best way to attract following and challenges are still favorite on TikTok. Challenges are an easy way to get in front of an audience. You have to take trending challenges because people are paying attention to them. In this way, your views and likes will increase.
Use Hashtags (#):
Hashtags are a very important element of social media. Use Hashtags related to your videos and elements in your videos. To find out the Hashtags, paste your first keyword in your search menu and tap on the tab “HashTags”. Now pick up the hashtag which has more views. In this way, more people will approach your videos.
There are different methods to become famous on TikTok. You should know about your X-factor. You have to upload maximum videos and have to collaborate with other TikTok users. Take challenges and use Hashtags to become famous on TikTok.
Top 10 countries with a larger number of TikTok users
India has about 119.3 million TikTok users.
United States of America:
The USA has about 39.6 million TikTok users.
About 38.4 million people are using TikTok in Turkey.
About 24.3 million people in Russia are using TikTok.
In Mexico, about 19.7 million people are active on TikTok.
About 18.4 million people are active on TikTok in Brazil.
11.8 million people are using TikTok in Pakistan.
In Saudi Arabia, 9.7 million people are active on TikTok.
About 9.1 million people are using TikTok in Prance.
About 8.8 million people in Germany are using TikTok.
Top 7 most famous TikTokers of the world:
Here we are going to talk about the top 7 most popular personalities of TikTok in the world.
She is the most famous person on TikTok. She lives in United State. She is followed by 101.9 million people and has 8 billion likes on her TikTok account. Her TikTok account username is “charlidamelio”. She is an American social media personality. She is also a dancer and active on other social media platforms, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook. She took part in many dance competitions and practiced dance for about ten years. Charli D’Amelio is the second highest-earning star of TikTok. According to Forbes, the net worth of Charli D’Amelio is $4 million. She has 40 million followers on her Instagram account.
Addison Rae Easterling:
Addison Rae Easterling is the second most famous person on TikTok. She has 70.7 million followers 4.5 billion likes. "addisonre” is her username on TikTok. She is the highest-earning star of TikTok. According to Forbes, her net worth is $5 million. She has accounts on other social media platforms like Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook. She is very famous on YouTube. She has 37.2 million followers on her Instagram account.
Zachary Michael King is the real name of Zach King. He is an American internet personality. Zach King is the third most followed person on TikTok and has 53.1 million followers. He has 633.7 million likes on his TikTok account. His TikTok account username is “zachking”. The net worth of Zach King is $3 million. Zach King has 405.4k followers on his Instagram account.
Loren Gray is a stylish and beautiful American singer and is the fourth most followed person on TikTok. “lorengray” is her TikTok account username. She has 50 million followers and 2.7 billion likes on her TikTok account. She is 18 years old and one of the most successful celebrities in the world in 2021. She earns $197,500 from her every video of TikTok.
Spencer Polanco Knight :
Spencer Polanco Knight has 49.5 million followers on TikTok and 1.2 billion likes on his videos. He is famous for beatboxing videos. He has not many followers on his Instagram account (only 969k). his net worth is $1.2 million.
Dixie D’Amelio has 45.6 million followers and 1.6 billion likes on her TikTok account. Her TikTok account username is “dixiedamelio”. She is the real sister of Charli D’Amelio who is the most famous and most followed TikTok star. She is elder than Cahrli D’Amelio. Her net worth is $1 million. She is famous for her dancing videos. She has 21.6 million followers on her Instagram account.
Bella Poarch has 45.3 million followers and 821.7 million likes on her TikTok account. She is 23 years old and belongs to the USA. The net worth of Bella Poarch is 200k to 300k. she has 197k subscribers on her YouTube account and 8.4 million followers on her Instagram account. Her Instagram bio tells that she is in US Navy yet.
Top 7 most famous TikTokers of Pakistan:
TikTok is very famous in Pakistan. Here we are going to discuss the famous TikTok persons of Pakistan.
She is the emerging talent of Pakistan and the most popular person on TikTok. Jannat Mirza has 12.6 million followers and 327.3 million likes her TikTok account. She is 22 years old and belongs to a Punjabi family of Faisalabad. She is studying Fashion and Arts at the Government College University of Faisalabad (GCUF).
Kanwal Aftab gained popularity from YouTube and now she is the second most followed person of TikTok in Pakistan. She has 10. 9 million followers and 372.3 million hearts on her TikTok account. She is 22 years old and studying Bs Mass Communication from the University of Central Punjab. She belongs to a Punjabi family in Lahore.
Zulqarnain Sikandar has 10.7 million followers on TikTok and 563.9 million hearts on his videos. He is 22 years. Zulqarnain belongs to Gujrat. He has recently joined the Pakistani showbiz industry and working in a drama serial of Express TV “Masters”.
She is one of the most beautiful and talented TikTok stars of Pakistan. Alishba has 10.7 million followers and 266.4 million likes on her TikTok account. She is 20 years old. She is the real sister of Jannat Mirza who is the most famous TikTok star of Pakistan.
Malik Usman Asim:
Malik Usman is a famous Pakistani TikTok star and he has 9.7 Million followers and 370.2 Million on his Tiktok account. He is famous for his funny videos. He is a unique and different video creator of Pakistan.
Ali Khan has 9.1 million followers on TikTok and 699.6 million likes on his account. He is famous for his Stylish Solomon walk with red glass. He is 23 years old and was born and raised in Hyderabad, Sindh. He is known as Ali Khan Hyderabadi. Currently, Ali khan has 9.1 Million followers and 689.6 Million likes on his TikTok account.
Nadeem Mubarak has 8.1 million followers and 385.8 million hearts on his TikTok account. He is 25 years old. He was born and raised in Lahore and known as Nadeem Nani wala (he became popular because of her grandmother). Now, he is living in London.
Frequently asked Questions (FAQs).
Here are some frequently asked questions about the best time to post on TikTok.
1. Does time matter to become popular on TikTok?
Yes, time matters to become popular on TikTok. The best time to post on TikTok is different on TikTok. There are two main factors to find your best time to post on TikTok.
Location of your audience.
The time when your audience is active.
2. How to get more views on TikTok?
There are different ways to get more views on TikTok videos.
Keep up with trends.
Remember to engage.
Make shorter videos.
Add music to your videos.
Create high-quality content.
3. Can you buy TikTok followers?
Yes, you can buy TikTok followers. There are different packages to buy TikTok followers. These packages are ranging from $6.99 for 250 followers to $79.99 for 5000 TikTok followers.
4. How can you find out the fake followers?
You can find out the fake followers by noticing that,
The username of a fake follower has dozen of numbers and a random combination of letters.
They have no profile photo.
They follow thousands of accounts but have no followers or just a few followers.
They have a few posts no post on their account.
If they post, their post is about stock photos.
5. How do I get on the For You page in TikTok?
There are 6 tips to get on the For You page,
Use Hashtags (having a large number of views)
Create shorter videos.
Post videos when your audience is most engaged.
Add trending sounds to your videos.
6. Can you become rich from TikTok?
Once you become famous on TikTok, different companies and brands want to collaborate with you for the commercial of their products. These collaborations are always paid and you became rich in this way.
7. Is it good to buy TikTok followers?
No, this is not good to buy TikTok followers because fake followers’ accounts are always inactive. Fake followers will ruin your engagement.
8. Who is the TikTok queen?
Charli D’Amelio is the queen of TikTok. She is an American social media personality and the most followed person on TikTok and the second highest-earning star f the TikTok. According to Forbes, the net worth of Charli D’Amelio is $4 million.
9. Who is the highest-earning star of TikTok?
Addison Rae Easterling is the highest-earning star of TikTok and the second most followed person on TikTok. She is an American social media personality, dancer, and YouTuber. According to Forbes, the net worth of Addison Rae Easterling is $5 million.
TikTok is a social media platform that is used to make and upload short videos of about just 15 seconds. TikTok is derived from musical.ly. It is different from other social media apps because of its interesting and unique features and filters. You can shoot, edit, and upload your videos from this app. To become popular on TikTok, you must know the best time to post on TikTok. According to Influencer Marketing Hub, the best times to post on TikTok are 6 am to 10 am and 7 pm to 11 pm and the best days to post on TikTok are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. However, the best time to post on TikTok for everyone is different and you should have a Pro account on TikTok to know your best time to post on TikTok. There are different methods to become famous on TikTok. TikTok is also very famous among the teenagers of Pakistan.