How To Add Links, Backdrops, And Voice Filters On Snapchat (Tutorial)

Snapchat just dropped a huge new update that adds three new creative tools that allow users to: add backdrops (or backgrounds) to your Snaps — filters that alter your voice (without the need of using a visual filter) and — most importantly, the Paperclip feature: which allows Snapchatters to link out when sending Snaps (similar to how Instagram stories allows business accounts with over 10,000 followers).

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How To Design On-Demand Geofilters Within The Snapchat App

It's June 28th, 2017 and Snapchat just made a huge move in it's endless quest to make Geofilters cover every corner of the world. Why is this the case? As of Tech Crunch and The Verge reported, Snapchat has just made it possible for anyone to design their own Snapchat geofilters (or "filters") without ever having to leave the app.

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How To Use Custom Stories On Snapchat

Snapchat just dropped a bombshell of an update this week that some are labeling as a response to Facebook’s recently unveiled “stories” feature (which many claim is undoubtedly stolen from Snapchat’s longstanding platform). Snapchat is continuing to build on its innovative reputation, as it only recently released a new self-serve Snap ad toollimitless Snaps and new creative tools, and its newest addition: Custom Stories. The new feature is praised to give the app a more personal and customizable experience for users around the world, giving Snapchat an edge as a growing leader in social media. 

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How To Use Snapchat's New Limitless Snaps, Looping Video, And More

Snapchat just released a huge new update that has made it even easier to create and send Snaps. Snapchat's new Limitless Snaps update gives Snapchatters new creative tools and editing functionality that will bring Snapchat content to an entirely new level. 

Snapchat's latest update now puts the disappearing functionality of Snaps entirely up to its users. Here's what the company had to say..

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Why Snapchat Just Spent $7.7 Million For A Geofilter Patent

According to Snap’s S-1 filing for its IPO, 90% of the company's $400 million dollars in revenue that the company has had so far has been from selling geofilters.

Surprisingly enough, Snapchat (or Snap Inc. as their new parent company is now called) has not owned the patent for geofilters this entire time. Meaning, the now billion dollar company has been infringing on the patent this whole time.

Instead, a small startup from 6 years ago called "Mobli" actually patented the idea of geofilters in 2012.

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