Yik Yak

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Date reviewed by Shape the Sky:

August 2021

Name: Yik Yak

Owned by: Yik Yak, Inc.

Category: Social Networking

Operating System: IOS

Available for download: Yes

Desktop version: No

Approximate release date: Rereleased in 2021. Originally released in 2013.

Age Rating*:

Rated 12+ for the following:

  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity

Brief Description*:

“YIK YAK IS BACK! On Yik Yak, anonymously connect with everyone within 5 miles. It’s the same Yik Yak experience millions knew and loved, and now you can live it again. All you need to do to get started on Yik Yak is verify your humanity with a valid U.S. phone number. Inside the app, your identity is a secret. This makes it fun and easy to jump into conversations without societal labels! Everyone is equal on Yik Yak.”

*Information from the App Store