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Snap Inc. CEO Evan Spiegel smiles before ringing the opening bell at the completely new York Stock Exchange as his company celebrates its IPO, Thursday, March 2, 2017.
Snapchat users will soon be able to share Stories outside the app to Facebook in addition to also Twitter in an effort to spark growth on the social media app.
Users will be able to share Stories to their linked social media accounts or through text or email which has a link to a webpage where people who don’t possess the app can view the message.
Snap launched Stories in 2014 as a way to share photos in addition to also videos with all of your followers at once. The updates live on the app for 24 hours in addition to also can be replayed, unlike messages sent to 1 user which disappear after opening.
Starting Wednesday, the feature will be available to users who have already received the redesigned Snapchat app. the idea will roll out to additional users over the next few weeks.