Some of Snapchat’s coolest tricks aren’t always easy to find. The app is known to casually slip in new features during otherwise nondescript updates, and for hiding fun additions in random settings menus. Take notes, Snapchatters: Your snapping is about to change for the better.
The app is known to casually slip in new features during otherwise nondescript updates, and for hiding fun additions in random settings menus. But whether you’re a power user or not, there are plenty of features — from using two filters at once to adding extra text — that can help you use Snapchat like a pro.
Really miss the puking rainbow or demon lenses? Though Snapchat swaps in new lenses each day, you can revert to previous ones that have disappeared by changing the date in your device’s main settings.
Then, choose the date that offered the lenses you want to use again (if you want a look at the first batch, go back to Sept. 15, 2015, the day of the update). Remember, it’s probably not a good idea to leave your phone on the wrong date long-term, as it could mess with other apps. So once you’re done snapping, change your settings back to automatic. Read more…