Finding and Adding Friends on Snapchat

December 2016

The Snapchat app allows its users to share short videos, photos, and text messages with other Snapchat users. Users can grow their Snapchat contact lists by adding personal acquaintances and friends who are active on the app, or even follow accounts of their favorite public figures. This tip will teach you how to search for and add friends in Snapchat.

How To Add Friends on Snapchat

Launch your Snapchat app. By default, the application will open to the camera screen. Tap on the icon with three horizontal lines located in the bottom right corner:

Next, tap on the + icon located in the upper-right corner to access your contact list:

The names of your friends who are already on Snapchat will be displayed in this section. To add a contact simply tap on the + button that appears next to their name. You can also search for a specific person by typing his name in the provided search field (magnifying glass icon).

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