Tiktok Creator Ideas, A Growth Hacker & Content Marketer’s Guide

Y Sun
3 min readSep 29, 2022

Getting into Tiktok? Don’t know where to start? Use these viral content ideas. Repost and modified with permission. Original source linked to below. These ideas work well for all short video formats.

Growth : Viral TikTok Trends, Songs, Audio, Hashtags. What’s going viral?

The key takeaway is that Tiktok has trending formats and audios — think of contents organized based on viral audio clips and formats. Viewers would expect to see contents that correspond naturally with those audio clips.

General content tricks — don’t forget to use these common trick shots to generate interesting contents : reversing a video, slomo, time lapse / fast forward, panorama, cinematic shot (iphone), macro shot (ultra zoomed in).


These are marketing and viral ideas you can use for creating Tiktok videos.


Perhaps what’s amazing about Tiktok is storytelling with the songs and tunes we already love.
- Avicii — The Nights Avicci live a life you will remember
- Song I love you to infinity
- Duke & Jones — My Money Don’t Jiggle Jiggle It Folds (Lyrics) TikTok Song
— Vibe with these top 2022 Tiktok songs https://youtu.be/If63PijcNy0

Animals, Pets, Cats, Dogs

- #CatsofTiktok
- Selective Participation : sleeping cat, baby, dog, puppies
- Show me your pet, then show me what your pet is named after
- Just a baby
- In a minute imma need some kitty kibble, lamb or chicken, to chunk me up!
- Pet thought bubble
- Separation anxiety
- Loaf check, 10/10 loaf
- Paw song
- Nappy song
- Try owning cat today
- Microphone : cat eats, Camera : cat smells everything
- Distinguished gentleman
- Cats have OCD
- Cat career video memes
- Owning a cat, try cats today

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Y Sun

Silicon Valley tech, startup, machine learning, data, food! & travel! Worked at 2 YC startups, quoted on USAToday TechCrunch VentureBeat