Slang words and abbreviations have been around for years, and the rise of the internet has brought with it even more phrases into every day use.
Although TikTok is a relatively new app, it is the birthplace of plenty of slang terms, and new abbreviations seem to be created on there every few weeks.
The latest slang term being used on TikTok is one you may not have heard of before, “STA,” and to find out what that means, read on below.
What does STA mean on TikTok?
There are multiple meanings of the abbreviation “STA” on TikTok, here are some of the explanations:
STA– Send to All
This is what happens when you want to send a text or Snapchat to multiple people at once. You can choose to send the message to everyone in your contact list, which is “Send to All.”
STA– Second Time Around
This one is pretty self explanatory, but is a popular abbreviation online as it condenses a long sentence into three short letters, saving you time while typing on TikTok.
TikTok slang terms explained
FYP– Stands for “For You Page”
The For Your Page is the main page on TikTok where you can watch videos suggested for you by the TikTok algorithm.
PFP- stands for “Profile Picture”
A profile picture is the photograph you set on your social media accounts.
BSF– stands for “Best Friend”
Although BFF used to be the most popular way of referring to someone you’re close with, recently use of the term “BSF” has suddenly been on the rise, particularly on TikTok.