Snapchat Launches ‘My Places’ to Highlight Local Businesses of Interest Within the Snap Map

Snapchat is looking to improve business discovery in the app with a new element in Snap Map called ‘My Places’ which will highlight popular businesses, and places you’ve previously visited, on the map display.

As you can see here, with My Places, you’ll now be able to locate a range of businesses on the map, with three different listing categories – places that are popular with your Snap friends, places you’ve liked, and places that you’ve previously visited.  

As explained by Snapchat:

“With My Places, Snapchatters can discover more than 30 million businesses, log their favourite local spots, and even find personalized recommendations informed by their friends and the global Snapchat community. Now, a quick pan around Snap Map not only helps Snapchatters stay in touch with the people they care about and keep up with global events, but also offers even more ways to help friends connect IRL.”

To access My Places, users can tap the new…

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