Today it is more dangerous to have a Twitter account that one in Switzerland, but what if your Twitter messages, WhatsApp or Facebook only lasted 10 seconds? If they are not perennial and are only visible for a moment you may be a little braver when share.
What is Snap chat?
Snapshot is much more than a social network like Facebook or an instant messaging client as Whatsapp. It is a social network with ephemeral messages, that is, everything you share with your friends only take a few seconds and no one can see him again a second time.
With Snap chat can send the contacts you want photos and drawings adorned with texts and videos. What you send is known as “snaps” which will only be visible 10 seconds maximum, after which disappear from the screen of the recipient and will be deleted from the server Snap chat, there will be no trace unless the recipient take a capture screen on your device.
How does Snap chat?
Once you’ve installed your application from Google Play, we must create an account, if you do not have one. To create a new account you must enter an email, a password and a user name. Attention the user name because you can not change later.
On the first screen we have our Snapdragon (yellow square with a ghost inside). If you still have some black dots on yellow background, this is actually something like a QR code that you can add others with single scan or from a picture of it.
If you play on the ghost you can put a GIF image with five catches of the front camera. Touch the circle prepare and take the five images. On the main screen we Snap chat top right adjustments in central trophies and left a tutorial on how to add friends with your Snapdragon.
Below we have a list of people who have not added an option to find friends and our friends. If you slide the screen up we can start making Snaps.
By default, everyone can contact you . You can limit this access only to your friend in Settings> Contact and change it tony friends .
The easiest way to add a friend is scanning your Snapdragon. Open the application as if you were recording a Snap but instead focuses on Snapdragon your friend and tap it on your screen. The code will be read and you can add to your friend / yy contact list.
There are also more ways to add friends. From the home page Snap chat we have the option Add friends . You can look for your user name from your contact list from a photo of Snapdragon or look if you are near (the other person must also activate the option Add someone close ). From this menu you can also share your username via email, WhatsApp or any other application.
Just open the application and click on the circle to take a picture or hold to record a video (10 seconds maximum). If you touch your face for a second on the screen masks will be activated. You can choose several and each has an animation with a wave of his face.
Now you can slide sideways to place color filters or some information such as the speed at which you move, temperature, time or some funny and where you find illustrations.
Upstairs we have more options on the right. With the pencil symbol you can choose a color to write or draw freehand.With the symbol T can enter text as a label. With the last symbol we can add emoji. Above left we have an X to dismiss the Snap.
The first icon on the left changes if a photo or video. For the video we silence and the picture we can choose how many seconds are shown. With the center icon we can save a copy on the device. With the square icon with a + we can add to our story (a style Facebook wall) and everyone can see it. With the icon below to the right we can send to friends we want.
Chat and stories
From the screen to slip Snaps if left to right are our chats. Re roll a friend to access the private chat. Here we can send photos, emoji or Snaps and even call or make video calls.
If Snaps screen from right to left slip entered Stories . Some media such as National Geographic or Vice have a channel Snap chat where they post and can follow from the application.
From the contacts list, touch the desired and tap on the settings icon contact, three options appear and the last is Block