Don’t worry nothing to see here, the, power hungry CCP definitely has no mal-intentions for this

“Per the report, TikTok employees have access to a secret “heating” feature, which is essentially a big red button for virality. Hit that button, and content gets boosted — unbeknownst to the TikTok users who might be consuming the “heated” videos.”

Employees at TikTok Apparently Have a Secret Button That Can Make Anything Go Viral