Snapchat is an application of mobile used for sharing photos, text, drawings, and videos. It’s free to send messages and also free to download the app. It became popular in a very short time among the youth as the young generation. There is a feature of the Snapchat app which makes it different from other texting and pics sharing. it means that the message disappears from the recipient’s mobile after only a few seconds. It opens right to the Snapchat camera, so you can send your snaps(pics/videos) easily in just seconds.
HISTORY OF SNAPCHAT:-
Evan Spiegel, Reggie Brown, and Bobby Murphy made the Snapchat app in 2011, these are all students at Stanford University.
Brown came up with the idea of this type of social media app which is able to post the videos and photos that became vanish from the site after a few seconds.
Brown described his idea to Spiegel and both agreed at this point of vanishing the content was a good idea. After then they approached Bobby Murphy for writing the code to make this app.
In July 2011, the co-founders released “Picaboo”, the predecessor to Snapchat. In September 2011, Snapchat was relaunched.
In a 2013 interview with The Telegraph. Spiegel sharpened in on the real reason Snapchat was such a great social media app among youth because they didn’t want to back up the social media history.
“He said; “ Snapchat changed the perception of deleting something as bad, Online, typically you delete something if it’s bad or if it’s really embarrassing.”
In 2013, Snapchat discovered two new features as “Stories” and “Chat”. The story feature enabled the users to post snaps that remain active for 24 hours.
In 2013, Snapchat was hacked by an anonymous group, which revealed the personal information of 4.6 million users.
In 2015, Snapchat was reaching about 75 million users on monthly basis. The company would officially create a parent company called “Snap, Inc”.
How can we make an account on Snapchat?
- First, you can install the free Snapchat apk.
- After the installation, you have to make an account on Snapchat to use this app in a uniform manner.
- Open the app and tap sign up.
- Then enter your first and last name, tap sign up, and accept. Enter your birthday and continue.
- Create your username that represents your name.
- Then create a password and continue.
- Enter your email I’d and continue.
- Verify that you are human after that add your number and you will get a verification code via SMS. After adding the code and then you can use Snapchat.
Snap: A snap is a picture or video you send to your friends through the Snapchat app to one or more of your friends. A video can be long for a maximum of 10 seconds. Snaps are deleted after seen by all recipients unless you add them to the story after that they vanish after 24 hours. Unopened snaps delete after 30 days.
Stories: The story section is used to share your videos and photos with all friends of Snapchat.
Custom Stories: These allow groups to create the stories together. You can choose to create a group story, which allows particular people to contribute snaps or a Geofenced story that ables your friends and friends of friends to participate in Snaps to the story.
Snapstreak: If you and your friend Snap each other within 24 hours for almost 3 days consecutively, then you are on a snap streak. You will see a flame emoji after your friend’s name, with a number that indicates how many days you have kept the streak. Chats do not count as a snap streak.
Filter: A Snapchat filter is a way of fun to beautify your snaps by adding other particular effects. Filters can be changed on the basis of special events, location, or time of day.
Filter Download: All you need to go to your profile, click on the cog, then manage>filters. From there you can add filters, geofilters, lenses, and stickers. This is how the process of filter download occurs.
Snapchat Lens: It allows you to add animated effects to your pics and videos. You use lenses instead of filters while you take a snap.
Geofilter: To use the geofilters you can turn on the location on Snapchat. These filters are special to your present location.
Snapcode: These are special QR-style codes that you can use to san to add friends, access the features and content. Each user is assigned a snapcode and you can also add an additional snapcodes which is used to link any website.
Chats: We use Snapchat’s version of instant messenger for individual and group chats. Messages become vanish after viewing.
Memories: It is a camera roll feature that backup your snaps and stories. You can choose to post your older snaps to the story from the memories part.
Friend’s page: You can swipe right from the camera screen to find the friend’s page.
Discover Page: You can swipe left from the camera to find the page. It displays Stories from publishers and other creators. It also includes those you have subscribed to and might take interest in based on the Snapchat Algorithm.
Snap Map: It is a feature of Snapchat to share location and it automatically updates when you open Snapchat. Its default setting is “Ghost Mode” which stops friends from seeing your location.
Bitmoji: it is a cartoon icon that is used for your representation. Since, Snapchat bought the Bitmoji app, which has been implementing Bitmoji throughout the network, which includes Snapcodes.
SNAPCHAT LOG IN:-
When you have logged out of Snapchat and you have to use Snapchat again then you will go through a Snapchat login process.
For login, you have to add your email address or username and add a password.
HOW TO DOWNLOAD SNAPCHAT FOR PC?
- First, you have to download and install blue stacks on your PC.
- You have to complete a google sign in to access the play store. You can also do it later.
- Now, you want to install Snapchat look for Snapchat in the search bar which is at the right top corner.
- Click to install the Snapchat apk.
- Is SNAPCHAT APK safe to use?
Yes, the app is safe to use. This version of Snapchat is completely safe and doesn’t require any issues.
- What is SNAPCHAT APK?
It is a fast and fun way to share every moment with friends and family
- Describe the pros of SNAPCHAT APK.
- You can use geofilters by using this app.
- Consumers can communicate easily with companies.
- You get information about who is watching your snaps.
- Snapchat collects the snaps from particular events to create singular stories.