You're invited!
The Small Biz Block Party

Over the last year, the resiliency of small businesses inspired Americans everywhere. You worked tirelessly to keep our communities fed, employed, and supported, all while fighting to keep your own doors open.

You deserve a party - so we're throwing you one. TikTok is excited to invite you to the Small Biz Block Party in recognition of your efforts; a celebration of community.

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In partnership with local organizations across all 50 states, we're hosting free, fun, and interactive workshops for small businesses interested in building communities and growing on TikTok.

Here are some things you'll learn:

Creating dynamic content your audience will love

Finding and engaging with your TikTok community

Using our measurement and creative tools to fuel your success

Join the Party

We've got an exciting series of virtual Small Biz Block Party workshops lined up from coast to coast, all taking place from 1-2pm ET. Choose one that's right for you, and follow the link to RSVP. We'll see you there!

Don't see your region? Sign up for one of our national sessions marked in blue.

August 5, 2021
Main Street America

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August 12, 2021
Texas

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August 19, 2021
North Carolina

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August 26, 2021
Midwest

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September 2, 2021
West

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September 9, 2021
Illinois

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September 16, 2021
Southwest

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September 23, 2021
Tennessee
September 30, 2021
Mid-Atlantic
October 5, 2021
Ohio
October 7, 2021
Great Lakes
October 12, 2021
Alabama
October 14, 2021
New England
October 19, 2021
California
October 21, 2021
Northeast
October 26, 2021
Florida
October 28, 2021
Southeast
November 4, 2021
Northwest
November 10, 2021
Veteran-Owned Businesses
November 18, 2021
Open Session

FAQs

All small business owners and their team members are invited to join the Small Biz Block Party workshops. We also welcome representatives from organizations supporting our small business communities. No prior TikTok experience is required.

Guests will be treated to a fun hour of creativity and inspiration. You'll also meet some hometown TikTok heroes and hear how they've harnessed the power of TikTok to fuel their businesses.

A friend! Feel free to share this page with your network. The more the merrier.

Grow Your Small Business On TikTok

With our focus on creativity, authenticity, and community, TikTok is a powerful marketing channel to grow your small business, and we look forward to helping you get started.

39% of recent survey respondents said TikTok videos were most likely to influence their product purchases, second only to family/friends and higher than all other platforms

49% of TikTok users have made a purchase directly from the app, a higher percentage than any other comparable platform

72% of TikTok users surveyed expressed that ads on the platform are inspiring

67% of those users agreed that ads on TikTok capture their attention - a 10% lead compared to other platforms

You don't need big budgets and sophisticated production skills to find success on TikTok. All you need to do is be authentic, tell your story, and show off your fun and creative side.

But don't take our word for it...

  • We were just about ready to shut our doors, and then our video went viral on TikTok and wiped out our entire website. My wife and I were just crying. We thought we lost everything, and TikTok saved our business.

    Bruce Graybill Sider's Woodcrafting Brewer, ME
  • Our sales have tripled. TikTok has totally put us on the map, put us back in business, and has allowed us to continue to serve the dishes we grew up with and love.

    Glenn Poole Izola's Country Cooking Hinesville, GA
  • The magic of TikTok is that it's such a warm community... Its like a big small town— a small town where I want to live — and I really want to know my neighbors!

    Marlene Robinson Mrs. Robinson's Tea Kennett Square, PA
  • The pandemic almost shut down my business, until we found TikTok. I have up to 1,000 orders a day — my employees never had to pull orders the way they do now.

    Neema Causey Candy Me Up La Mesa, CA

Want to Learn More about TikTok For Business?

Visit our Small Business Resource Center for success stories, creative resources, and more that will help you grow your small business on TikTok.

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