Snapchat boasts 5 million daily active users giving 200 million pictures and videos daily

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Whenever Snapchat first launched, experts discounted the photo-messaging software as a trend – a doll for sexting and selfies. Their judgements were reasonable. It is impractical to anticipate the prosperity of an item on one, let alone its ability to change user behavior day. But hindsight is just starting to show experts incorrect.