With its increasing popularity Snapchat has defeated almost all of its competitors. This year the
number of total Snapchat users has increased in 27 millions, which was 14 millions in the
previous year. This rate is quite astonishing for a new social networking app like Snapchat. In
fact the main reason behind this popularity is its photo sharing features. The app is mainly a
picture sharing app. The users can share pictures, videos and messages with the Snapchat friends
through this app. There is no age restriction for using this social networking app, anybody can
use this and share any pictures they want. The main feature of this app its disappearing feature.
The sharer needs to select a time for his/ her snap before sharing; the person can select 1 to 10
seconds. The receiver will be allowed to see the snap only for these selected seconds. The users
Snapchat refuses $3 billion offer from Facebook
Snapchat has got $3 billion offer from the famous social networking site Facebook. And this is
only for the huge popularity of this app. But they have refused this high amount offer from
Facebook. This proves that the company does not want to sell their app now; they are more
interested in upgrading their app now to make it bigger. This is a firm step from the Snapchat
authority; they have taken a bold step for refusing such a big company like Facebook.
Snapchat’s competition with Facebook
Some critics are saying that after appearing Snapchat the users of Facebook is getting decreased,
it means the Facebook users are now paying their attention more to the Snapchat. And it is for
the usefulness of this app. The users can share any pictures and videos with their friends in
Snapchat. They can share love pictures, intimate photos and also explicit Snapchat videos. And
this is a huge freedom from the users. Beside, the app is engage all the time in upgrading its
services. Now people can do text chat, video call through this app. Snapchat Discover is also a
very effective service of this app. And all those are making the app more useful to the users and
for that the popularity is getting increased day by day.
Popularity of Snapchat
Snapchat is one of the most popular apps in this planet, and the popularity is getting increased
with days. Millions of people are engage in using this app. The main users of this app are the
teenagers. The United States teenagers, those are between 13 to 17 years, are the half of the total
Snapchat users. More than 500 million snaps get shared in this app every day, by the users.
Those reports are quite astonishing. And those are enough to declare the popularity of this app.
It is a fact that Facebook has loosed numerous users after the appearing of Snapchat app. In fact
this app has defeated many of its competitors within this short period, and it has proved its