Unlocking Snapchat: Easy Steps on How to Post a Private Story

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How to Post a Private Story on Snapchat: A Step-By-Step Guide

Hey there! This is Tracy from, and today I’m going to walk you through the process of creating and posting a private story on Snapchat. Snapchat is an exciting platform that allows you to connect in a more personal and fun way with your friends. But sometimes, you may want to share something with a select group. For that, you can create a private story. Let’s break it down into simple steps.

Step 1: Open Snapchat

First, make sure you have the Snapchat app downloaded on your device. Once you have it, open the app. You’ll find yourself on the Camera screen, which is the main screen in Snapchat.

Step 2: Slide to the Stories Screen

Swipe left to go to the Stories screen. Here, you’ll see all of your friends’ stories as well as your own. At the top of this screen, you’ll see a section titled ‘Stories.’

Step 3: Start a New Story

In the Stories panel, click on the + button on the top-right corner to start creating a new story. It will prompt you to select the type of Story you want to create. Choose ‘Private Story.’

Step 4: Select Recipients

You will then be taken to your friends’ list. Here, you can select the friends you want to share your private story with. After you have made your selections, click on ‘Next.’

Step 5: Name Your Story

After selecting your recipients, you will be prompted to name your private story. This name will only be visible to you.

Step 6: Click on ‘Create Story’

After naming your story, click on ‘Create Story’. You will be redirected to the camera screen, where you can start creating your private story.

In conclusion, creating a private story on Snapchat is a terrific way to share your moments with a close group of friends. Remember, it doesn’t have to be intimidating or complicated if you follow these steps. If you have any queries, feel free to reach out to me at

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Happy snapping!