Tik Tok introduces GAGA Dance Challenge with popular songs to the Philippines
April 21, 2018
Did you notice funny viral videos on Facebook? They’re using a social app called Tik Tok.
In case you didn’t know, Tik Tok is a social app developed for the next generation of content creators. Through Tik Tok, users have the power to quickly create and share their own unique, 15-second short videos. From comedy to dance, or freestyle, or performance, Tik Tok encourages users to let their imaginations run wild and show the world their self-expression from their smartphones!
Tik Tok features an array of built-in special effects and stickers all powered by AI Technology, bringing videos to life through the use of body movement-recognition software.
Since its introduction in 2017, Tik Tok has become an instant phenomenon in several markets across Asia! This wave has led to the development of a young, fresh, and vibrant community of content-creators that spans across a number of genres through original performances. Tik Tok’s community has attracted a number of celebrities and influencers who have turned to the platform to increase their fan-base. And in addition, Tik Tok makes it easy for users to find interesting content through personalized recommendations.
This year, Tik Tok’s computer-vision technology comes to life through the GAGA Dance Challenge. Using your smartphone’s camera, the GAGA Dance function recognizes your dance moves and instantly matches it with postures featured on the app. The GAGA Dance Challenge comes to the Philippines with the most popular songs in the country. It is a simple and fun way to enjoy Tik Tok with your friends and family!
A number of celebrities and influencers have joined the GAGA Dance Challenge, including YouTube and social media sensation, Pamela Swing. In a recently uploaded video, Swing published a step-by-step guide to Tik Tok, which includes her GAGA Dance Entry.
Christian Melanie Lee is a freelance social media manager and web developer. She also devoted her time managing her food blog, and music/concert blog. One of the Hootsuite Ambassador for the Philippines since 2014 and currently working as social media manager for the local band, The Itchyworms.
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