I'm about halfway through the series. I'm not on TikTok but also curious about the seemingly overnight celebrity of the platform's top influencers.
Clearly no one truly knows how Charli and Dixie managed to amass such huge followings. But if I had to guess, I think it's because they're basic. And I don't mean that in a derogatory way. From what I can tell, TikTok is really geared toward trends (and dances) that anyone can do. Charli truly embodies the average teenager and I could see how she might represent the concept of "if she can do it, so can I." Also, it sounds like she was an