If you have just started to use the most protected app “Snapchat” on your smartphone, then surely you would like to touch with interesting people or friends to get a quality time on this fantastic app. Therefore, we have come with a tutorial on how you can find and add friends in Snapchat on iPhone or Android phone.

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Just like you find people and friends on Instagram, you can easily find friends on Snapchat. You can find someone either using his/her username or phone number that saved in your contact list. Well, the app also lets you add the nearby friend as well. Are you ready follow every Snapchat move of your friend? If yes, then go through this tutorial!

How to Find and Add People or Friends on Snapchat on iPhone or Android

How to Find and Add People/Friends on Snapchat on iPhone or Android Phone

Step #1. Open the Snapchat app on your device and then tap on the Snapchat icon.

Open Snapchat app on your device and then tap on the Snapchat icon

Step #2. Next, tap on the ‘Add friends’ option, and a new screen will open to show two options.

Tap on the Add friends option and a new screen will open to show two options

One option is to add people by typing their username if they are known to you, and the other option is to add people who exist in your smartphone’s Contacts/Address book, select the best option suitable to you.

Note: You can use both the options one after the other if you feel comfortable with them.

Step #3. Tap on Username and then Type known name, once you find the person you want to add just tap on ‘+’ sign before their usernames.

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Tap on Username and then Type known name, once you find the person you want to add just tap on plus sign

Tip: You can ask your friends and loved ones you want to add in Snapchat directly.

Step #4. If you want to add someone from your smartphone’s contacts/address book, then tap on ‘My Contacts’ then tap on continue. Tap on OK to confirm.

Tap on My Contacts then tap on continue. Tap on OK to confirm

For Android User, Tap on ‘Add from Address book’ option and then tap on ‘Continue.’ When prompted to confirm, tap on ‘OK.’

Step #5. Once the above process is over, you will see which contact of yours is using Snapchat. Tap on the ‘+’ sign next to their names to add them.

Tap on the + sign next to their names to add them

You can always invite your friends to join you on Snapchat by informing them about the great features this app has.

Adding Friends on Snapchat via QR Code

If you meet your friend at a party or home and want to add him or her then you can use QR Code feature to make the process easier. Here is how you can do that.

Step #1. Launch Snapchat on your smartphone and then point it to the ghost icon of your friend’s Snapchat.

Adding Friends on Snapchat via QR Code

Step #2. Tap on the screen ones, and that’s it!

Now you are connected with your friend on Snapchat as the ghost icon works as QR Code. You can even take a screenshot of your Snapchat QR code and send it to your friend to get connected.

Also read: How to Clear/Delete Snapchat Conversations History on iPhone and Android

Conclusion

Hope you have found a friend you were searching for. Do you think it is easy to find and add someone on Snapchat? Do share the first experience of using Snapchat app here in the comments section or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.