TikTok hit 1 billion month-to-month energetic customers globally this summer season, the corporate instructed Reuters, marking a forty five p.c bounce since July 2020.
America, Europe, Brazil, and Southeast Asia are the largest markets for the favored short-video app, the corporate stated.
TikTok has skilled surges in customers around the globe up to now few years, regardless of regulatory scrutiny it’s dealing with in america and different areas.
The corporate beforehand stated it had about 55 million international customers by January 2018. That quantity rose to greater than 271 million by December 2018, 508 million by December 2019, and 689 million by July 2020.
Fb reported 2.9 billion month-to-month energetic customers as of finish of June 2021, in response to its newest quarterly report.
TikTok beforehand stated it surpassed 2 billion international downloads by August 2020.
The video sharing platform is owned by China expertise big ByteDance. TikTok appointed ByteDance’s CFO Shouzi Chew, a Singaporean nationwide, as the brand new chief govt officer of the corporate earlier this yr.
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