Snapchat already had Snap Map that shows your current location with friends. Now the company has also added live-location sharing. So, you can share your live location with select friends on Snapchat. Snap Map also shows your current location to your friends but updates your location only when you open the Snapchat app. The Live location works similarly to live location sharing on WhatsApp or Location sharing on Apple’s Find My app.
If you don’t know how to share live locations on Snapchat, keep reading. In this article, I will explain how you can share your live location with select friends on Snapchat.
Share live location on Snapchat
To share your live location, first, open the profile of the friend with whom you want to share your live location. On the profile page of the friend, tap on Share My Live Location. It will then ask for the Duration. You get options of 15 Minutes, 1 Hour, and 8 Hours. As soon as your select the duration, it will start sharing your live location with your friends.
It will start sharing your location with the friend for the time period you selected. The friend with whom you shared the live location will see your live location on the Map with a Live label.
That’s how you share live location on Snapchat.
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