Top 5 Android and iOS apps that gain popularity after TikTok ban in India

TikTok is an app for making and sharing shorts videos. The videos are tall, not square, like on Snapchat and Instagram’s stories. After the ban of TikTok and 59 other apps in India, there are 5 new Android and iOS applications that became popular in the country.

The content creation and consumption is going and growing at large, with these homegrown apps. In India, the video-based content is becoming the most selected viewing format.

Below you can check the top 5 apps, which will not make you miss upon daily updates and entertainment including the followings:

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  • Khabri is a Hindi podcast app on Naukri and Current Affairs, as said in its app description.
  • It allows only verified users to make content.
  • However, it allows everybody to consume the content but only verified people to create and share.
  • The influencers are finding a way to build a podcast community for them through Khabri, allowing the regional and homegrown brands to collaborate with them for the same.

60 Seconds? app:

  • ’60 Seconds? App’ is an infotainment platform that aims to allow users to discover, record, and share one-minute videos or short-format videos.
  • This app has launched a talent hunt in India because it aims to identify India’s most talented short-video creators across singing, dancing, comedy, business, and fashion categories.

Instagram Reels:

  • Instagram launched a short-video sharing format called ‘Reels’.
  • After the ban of the Chinese app, it became easy for the content creators to shift to Instagram and create content in the same short-video format with a little cumbersome job of rebuilding the fan base.


  • Roposo is an Indian app.
  • It allows its users to share their life, showcase their hidden talents, and voice their opinion on relevant issues in 10 different Indian languages.
  • The best performing content on Roposo also gets a chance to feature on InMobi’s Glance – a lock screen platform-another way for content creators to increase their reach.


  • In Sports, Rooter is a very unique product.
  • India’s only and biggest User Generated Content platform for Sports and Gaming.
  • Rooter’s unique product positioning is in Live Content Technology that allows tools like Sports commentary, Live Quizzes, Mobile Game streaming, and more.
  • After the ban of Tik-Tok and other ban apps, Rooter has witnessed 8x growth in daily users.

Via: IndiaTv

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