Question: Should I Let My 11 Year Old Have Tik Tok?

What’s bad about TikTok?

TikTok lets users easily share short funny clips which can go viral really easily.

But TikTok has been criticized by US senators for censorship, privacy, and child safety.

Because TikTok is owned by the Chinese company ByteDance there are concerns that TikTok might censor content that doesn’t appease China..

Is TikTok a spy app?

Social media app monitors the universal clipboard and can use it to pinpoint location. Security researchers have found that the TikTok iPhone app is spying on its users by secretly reading the clipboard. … The fact that the popular Chinese social media app is doing the same on Apple devices casts doubt on that claim.

Is there a kid version of TikTok?

For kids under age 13, there’s a version of TikTok where they can create videos but not post them, and they can view only videos deemed appropriate for children.

Is TikTok safe for 11 year olds?

Best answer: TikTok can be safe for kids 13 years and older. TikTok is intended for 13+ users according to the app’s community guidelines. The app can be safe for teens with proper parental guidance.

What age do you have to be to use TikTok?

1313 is the minimum age according to TikTok’s terms and conditions.

Can you be too old for Tik Tok?

In theory, TikTok users are supposed to be at least 13 and until they’re 18 they need the consent of their parents to be on the app. However, if you just look at videos rather than post them you’re not asked for your age. And even though you have to give your age to sign up to post videos, this is not actually checked.