A colleague of mine was surprised when his 17-year-old son, who is quiet on Facebook, is a "hot TikToker" with videos viewed by hundreds of thousands of people. TikTok has become a popular social network among young people recently. Photo: Bloomberg The kids around my house no longer chat via Facebook messengers but through groups on Zalo, and they share TikTok or YouTube links that they think are cool. It seems that Facebook is not the popular social network for Gen Z (those born between 1997 and 2012). It's the image and short video formats on Instagram, Snapchat, and TikTok that are popular among them, not the platform that Mark Zuckerberg created in 2004. A report by the Pew Research Center (USA) shows this. According to the telephone survey conducted with more than 1,500 Americans from January 25 to February 8, the most popular social networks for people aged 18 to 24 were Instagram (76%), Snapchat (75%), and TikTok (55%). According to social … [Read more...] about Is Facebook fading in popularity?