Want to test TikTok ads? Here’s $5k for Demand Inc. clients

January 10, 2024
Daniel Trujillo
4 min

Setting the Stage

You might've once thought of TikTok as just another teen sensation, but savvy marketers and businesses have seen its monumental potential. With its vast user base and unmatched engagement rates, it's the newest goldmine in the digital marketing world. Demand Inc., a company that's always a step ahead in understanding market nuances, also realizes this potential.

Unlocking the $5,000 Perk

No, it’s not a drill! TikTok truly has rolled out the red carpet for businesses to advertise on their platform. With their "TikTok Ad Credit Program", businesses can get their hands on up to $5,000 in advertising credits. What's more, they're even throwing in some extra bucks to help budding advertisers craft show-stopping ads. To snag this perk:

  • Surf on over to demanding.co/perks.
  • Zoom in on the TikTok Perk and click to request access.
  • Sign in or set up an account if you're a newbie to Demand Inc.'s perk marketplace.

Stuck somewhere? Just shoot a quick email to perks@demandinc.co, and they'll get you sorted.

The Allure of TikTok Advertising

Alright, you've got the perk, but why should you spend your precious marketing dollars on TikTok? Here’s why:

  • Unprecedented Reach & Engagement: TikTok isn't just a platform with over a billion users—it's a community where content thrives. Every day, millions of videos are viewed, shared, and recreated, presenting a fertile ground for advertisers to sow their seeds.
  • Hyper-Personalized Targeting: Beyond basic demographic data, TikTok's algorithm understands users' preferences, habits, and even moods. This means your ads aren't just reaching an audience; they're reaching the right audience at the right time.
  • A Canvas for Creativity: TikTok breaks the shackles of traditional advertising. Here, creativity isn't just welcomed; it's celebrated. From quirky challenges to heartfelt stories, brands have the liberty to express themselves in diverse and innovative ways.
  • Instant Brand Resonance: With TikTok's full-screen, immersive video format, users are directly engaging with your content without distractions. This level of intimacy fosters a deeper connection and ensures your brand message resonates profoundly.
  • Data-Driven Decisions: TikTok's advertising dashboard offers insights not just into how many people viewed your ad, but also how they interacted with it. From watch time to click-through rates, you can make data-driven decisions to refine your campaigns.
  • Harnessing the Power of User-Generated Content: TikTok is a platform where users aren't mere spectators; they're creators. By encouraging user-generated content, brands can inspire a community of loyalists who amplify their message organically.
  • The Virality Factor: No other platform has the virality quotient of TikTok. A well-crafted ad doesn't just gain views; it can spark trends, challenges, and global conversations, catapulting brands into the limelight overnight.
  • A Gateway to the Young Demographic: For brands looking to tap into the Gen Z and Millennial market, TikTok is the gold standard. Its user base is vibrant, engaged, and ready to embrace brands that resonate with their values and aesthetics.

Final Notes

While the appeal of TikTok advertising is undeniable, nothing makes a point clearer than a real-world example. Let’s delve into a success story that underscores the power and potential of TikTok for businesses.

Case Study: Gymshark

Gymshark, a fitness apparel & accessories brand, ventured into TikTok to tap into its younger audience. Recognizing the platform's creative spirit, they didn't simply repurpose existing ads; they crafted unique, TikTok-centric content.

  • Hashtag Challenges: Gymshark launched the #Gymshark66 challenge, encouraging users to post their fitness journeys over 66 days. This wasn't just an ad; it was a community-building endeavor. Users didn't see it as a marketing ploy but as a genuine initiative to foster a healthier lifestyle. The results? Over 37 million views on #Gymshark66 content, providing immense visibility and engagement for the brand.
  • Leveraging Influencers: Gymshark collaborated with influential TikTokers who aligned with their brand's fitness ethos. These weren't just celebrities but real fitness enthusiasts who had a genuine connection with their followers. By collaborating with them, Gymshark's content felt organic, relatable, and genuine.
  • User-Generated Content: Beyond challenges, Gymshark consistently encouraged user-generated content. This move not only provided them with free advertising but also fostered a sense of community. Every Gymshark-wearing TikToker became a brand ambassador, sharing their personal stories and fitness milestones.
  • Tailored Content: Understanding the TikTok audience, Gymshark crafted short, engaging, and visually appealing videos like motion graphics. Whether it was showcasing a new product line or sharing a quick workout routine, their content was always in sync with the platform's fast-paced and dynamic spirit.

The outcome of Gymshark’s endeavors on TikTok was a massive success. Not only did they gain followers, but they also saw a tangible increase in website traffic and sales. This is a testament to how a brand, when aligned with TikTok's ethos, can harness its potential to achieve incredible results.


In a digital universe, not so far away, the power of social media reshapes galaxies of businesses, much like the Force in the expansive Star Wars saga. TikTok, the young padawan, has risen from the shadows, demonstrating its prowess, not with lightsabers, but with captivating videos and rhythmic challenges, captivating the inhabitants of this vast digital expanse.

Just as the rebels rallied together to defy the Empire, brands are now banding together on TikTok, crafting strategies to overthrow traditional advertising norms and forge a new path in the marketing cosmos. With the right guidance—akin to the teachings of wise Yoda—brands can harness the raw potential of TikTok, much like a Jedi mastering the Force.

Demand Inc., a beacon of hope like the Resistance, offers the golden key, a generous $5,000 perk. This isn't just a mere credit; it's the hyperdrive fuel businesses need to soar through TikTok's vast galaxy, making hyperspace jumps right into their audience's hearts.

Yet, as with every galactic tale, the path isn't devoid of challenges. Sith-like competitors and ever-changing algorithms will test a brand's mettle. But with persistence, creativity, and a dash of TikTok's magic, success isn't just a possibility; it's an impending reality.

Remember the wise words of Master Yoda: "Do or do not, there is no try." So, embark on your TikTok journey, brave marketer. May the Force of authentic content, genuine engagement, and strategic advertising be with you. And in this vast galaxy of opportunities, may your brand's story echo for eons to come.

Daniel Trujillo

In a dynamic decade of digital marketing, Daniel Trujillo has orchestrated the melodies of Marketing, SEO, demand generation, and brand crescendo. From Sales Development beginnings to leading as the Director of Demand Generation, Daniel's versatility shines through roles as an SEO virtuoso and sales maestro. Renowned for devising campaigns that resonate and drive stellar SEO rankings, setting them on trajectories of unparalleled growth. With an analytical core and an innovative spirit, Daniel empowers brands to dance confidently in the digital realm. His philosophy? Dive deep, dream big, and inspire business symphonies.

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