Leigh McClendon is a TikTok creator who has gained fame for his leigh_mcnasty account. His comedyskits surrounding his life as a teacher, often lip syncing and dressed as animals, have helped him gain more than 1 million followers.
What makes TikTok different from other social media?
It gives me a chance to be creative and have tons of people see what I am capable of!
What advice would you give to beginners who are nervous?
Relax and be open to criticism.
Do you think working at TikTok is difficult?
not at all once you get the hang of it.
How do you create content for your audience?
I like to read comments and see what my fans want to see!
What’s the one video you made that changed everything for you?
I created a character known as the over caring teacher and that gave me a sense of what kind of content I can focus on.
How do you stand out from other creators on TikTok?
I am completely original. I dont really stick with trends… I like my ideas more.
So how does an influencer earn on TikTok ?
Creators can earn income through the creator fund or from donations during live streams.
Q :How can we follow you on social media ?
My username is the same for each! @Leigh_Mcnasty
What’s the biggest perk of being a TikTok influencer?
It gives me a platform to start on to grow into more social platforms that may be more difficult to advance on.