TikTok overtakes Google as most visited site of 2021 in the world

Those days are gone when we were seeing Google as the #1 most website in the world for every ranking. This time in 2021, TikTok is ruling the first ranking by overtaking Google as the most visited website in the world. Cloudflare reported that TikTok (a social media app with a website) topped the list of most popular domains or all types and most popular social media domains.

TikTok overtakes Google as most visited site of 2021 in the world
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With this news circulating over various news outlets (online and offline), digital marketers and content creators are saying that the next digital advertising giant will be TikTok, they are calling their followers to learn TikTok marketing at a rapid level.

TikTok evolved to be the #1 in the social media category and today the app just did that. Going from last to first the viral video app now counts as more than 1 billion active users app.

Not just Google, all the other companies such as Facebook, Netflix, Twitter, WhatsApp, and even Amazon, Microsoft, and Apple's websites got beaten by TikTok.

Most Visited Sites of the world in 2021:

  1. TikTok.com
  2. Google.com
  3. Facebook.com
  4. Microsoft.com
  5. Apple.com
  6. Amazon.com
  7. Netflix.com
  8. YouTube.com
  9. Twitter.com
  10. WhatsApp.com

They were hustling last year to be the #1 app of the world and now TikTok actually took over Google and other well-known apps with a variety of services ranging from photos, video, audio, maps, search, and even downloads of all kinds.

Chinese-owned TikTok app also inspired the makes of Instagram Reels, YouTube Shorts, and many other apps like SnackVideo etc.

ranking data provided by Cloudflare