14.10.13_Snapchat_photo_leak-1840x814We all know how fast certain forms of social media can grow like weeds.  Myspace, Facebook, and Twitter are some good examples.  Snapchat is the latest social media platform that has taken off with the public.  The platform first launched in September of 2011, and has shown a huge growth since.  The Ghost 👻now boasts over 100 million daily active users and 7 billion video views every day.

It seems that as the popularity of the app grew, so did brand’s attention with it.  A number of major brands turned to Snapchat as a way to connect with their audiences.  One of the brands who got involved was Gatorade.  The sports drink brand ran a sponsored Lense during the Super Bowl, where they generated over 100 million views.

So what can you to to help cash in on Snapchat as well?  How can you use Snapchat to grow your brand or business?

There is a post written for Search Engine Journal by Ash Read that gives us the lowdown on Snapchat, starting from the basics of what it is and how it works, and going to giving out five awesome tips for brands and businesses from marketer, Everette Taylor.

Check it out by clicking on the link provided below!

Search Engine Journal: The Complete Guide To Snapchat