Hidden from plain view, you have to know how to access them to use them.
Take an image, then swipe left or right while on the camera screen and you’ll see a filter slide over across it.
As with any social network, much of your Snapchat experience will depend on who you follow, but on this one you’re less likely to find carefully composed posts.
Instead, Snapchat all about spontaneity and documenting things “in the now.” Or, as the company’s founder Evan Spiegel puts it, “instant expression.” Navigating the App When opening Snapchat, forget the infinite scroll of the social networks you’re used to, because this app immediately springboards the camera to the screen.
) And finally, to the adults reading this to discover what they’ve been missing: Apologies, but Snapchat will show you things—like what you’d look like as a glasses-wearing chihuahua—that you’ll never unsee.
And with a rotating set of fun features and filters, it’s also the response to Facebook and Twitter’s stale experiences.
Just as spoken words only hang in the air long enough for ears to hear them, these images last just long enough to be seen (or more accurately, for 24 hours) and then they disappear.
Navigating the app also works a little differently here.
Snapchat’s camera filters are the app’s secret weapon.Instead of left- or right-hand anchored menus, Snapchat has users swipe to access other elements of the service.For instance, from the camera, swipe to the right and the chat screen will appear, swipe down and your account preferences will drop in, and swipe left to view other users’ snaps.You can also contact us by using Text Relay (previously Typetalk) if you are deaf or hard of hearing.If you need to write to us please use the postal address from your correspondence with the Council or use: Wirral Council PO Box 290 Brighton Street Wallasey Wirral CH27 9FQ If you need to speak to someone in person please visit one of our One Stop Shops.