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Snap Your Friends, Snap Your Fans: How to Make the Most of Snapchat as an Artist

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This article originally appeared on The Daily Rind.

 

At this point, the only way you don't know about Snapchat is if you've been literally living under a rock. Even the most off-the-grid among us at least know that Snapchat is a mobile platform that allows users to share perishable photos and video with their friends and followers.

A lot of the time (most of the time?) people just use the medium to share videos of their dog being cute or to broadcast the temperature to the ever-watchful internet; however, some artists have harnessed the power of Snapchat to engage their fans in a powerfully personal way. While consistent posting is always the number-one key to a strong following, there are a few tricks that can help give you an edge.