TikTok trends this October!

TikTok Trends | Butterboards and squirrels in my pants are trending

Here are TikTok’s coolest trends this month, based on the most popular songs, hashtags, producers, and videos.

TikTok trends this October!  |  Women love technology

#schoolholidays – 214.2 million views

Now that it’s school holidays, TikTokers are highlighting fun places and things to do to keep the kids entertained.

#heartbreakhigh – 201.2 million views

Netflix’s Heartbreak High reboot, filmed in Australia, is gaining traction and interest on TikTok as the show highlights iconic Gen Z fashion.

#butterboard – 193.2 million views

Butter boards are the latest food trend dominating our TikTok FYP. Check out this example from Australian influencer Michael Finch, who calls butterboards “the new charcuterie board”.

Trending and Breakout Sounds/Songs in Australia on TikTok:

TikTok trends this October!  |  Women love technology

Cool Kids (our accelerated version) – Echosmith

Due to a TikTok craze that started earlier this year, in which many producers participated by releasing videos of themselves as teenagers and then a recent shot with their “glow up.”

SIMP (squirrel in my pants) [From Phineas and Ferb] – geek music

The popular song from the Disney TV show Phineas and Ferb is currently trending on SIMP and the creators are dancing and dubbing to it. Popular videos from popular artists like @caleb.finn feature a second contestant jumping in and appearing to dance in the palm of the first creator.

Paradise – Ikson

This audio used to be popular but has recently been revived, used in the background of videos that are healthy, including satisfying cleaning videos, or to add atmosphere to travel vlogs.

Creators we love

Manuel Pamkal – @topdidj | 182.9K followers

Manuel works for a cultural experiences and art gallery company in Katherine, NT and shares instructional videos that showcase a variety of traditional First Nations cultural experiences.

Noah Johnson – @oneofonearchive | 194.3K followers

Noah showcases his production and design skills for his upcycled clothing line, all of which are engineered and manufactured by him in Tasmania using only recycled or post-consumer materials.

Jenna Hudson – @jennawiththepink | 1 million followers

Jenna is a strong advocate for period positivity and eradicating period poverty. Along with some interesting fashion and beauty materials, she regularly posts engaging clips interviewing people and educating audiences about the female reproductive system.

3 popular TikTok videos right now:

@gordonramsayofficial – 7.8 million likes

Check out this Gordon Ramsay Approved Shepherd’s Pie Recipe!

@unbanmasonboy – 6.2 million likes

Who doesn’t love a terrifying video of horrific pick-up lines being fired?

@maaadddiiiisssoooonnnnn – 3.1 million likes

A scenario that most sibling pairs can identify with – catching up in the kitchen.


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