July 12, 2024


Food never sleeps.

‘Grandfluencers’ defy age limits as TikTok written content creators

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New York

Lagetta Wayne, with 130,500 followers amassed due to the fact signing up for in June 2020, owes her social media success to a teenage granddaughter. Her really initially video clip, a garden tour, clocked 37,600 likes.

“One working day my back garden was really quite and I received all psyched about that and I asked her if she would get some pictures of me,” Ms. Wayne recalled. “She stated she was likely to place me on TikTok and I claimed, properly, what is TikTok? I had by no means heard of it.”

Ms. Wayne, at 78, has teens asking her to be their grandmother as she tends to her veggies and cooks them up in Suisun City, California, as @msgrandmasgarden on TikTok.