Snapchat is notoriously tricky to get up and running with as a new user. It’s not always easy to find new people to follow. But if you’re testing the waters on Snapchat these days for you or your brand we want to make it a litter easier. If you’re trying to figure out where to start, here’s a list of brands, organizations and personalities who have jumped on the Snapchat and helped shape it. Beyond the DJ Khaled’s there’s some great accounts to follow.
More than any other channel Snapchat really relies on great story telling, and you’ll see the best people on Snapchat use the medium in fresh and inventive ways to tell stories.
Brands on Snapchat
Taco Bell – funny and irreverent, what you would expect from Taco Bell.
Netflix – Really clever content and tied perfectly to their own content.
Zappos – the shoe company known for being ahead of the curve.
Sprite – infrequently post, but cool stuff when they do.
People on Snapchat
Casey Niestat – one of the best, if not the best storyteller on the platform.
Jerome Jarr – engages his audience with some great stunts.
David Infontay – really funny and really clever.
MKBHD – great source of tech and gadget news.
Sam Sheffer – another great storyteller and early adopter. Writer for Mashable.
Daryn Jones – you loved him on MTV, now love him on Snapchat
Will Sasso – funny as hell. One of the standouts on Snapchat.
Content Producers on Snapchat
The New Yorker – a very unique approach that needs to be experienced.
Cnet – great tech and gadget news.
The Verge – very cool look at pop culture with some great recurring
Funny or Die – they almost treat it as a TV channel with regular characters and skits.
The White House – behind the scenes of the most famous house.
NFL – sports organizations all over this – and are doing some great stuff.
CFL – Not to be left out the CFL takes you behind the scenes of our very own football league.
NBA – NBA gets top marks for their great content.
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