Everything Snapchat does, Instagram—and others—have copied. Selfie filters can be found in Facebook and Instagram. Stories have cropped up across all of Facebook’s products, from Messenger to WhatsApp.
It’s enough that model Miranda Kerr, wife of Snapchat founder and CEO Evan Spiegel, complained publicly about it. “Do they have to steal all of my partner’s ideas?” she said of Facebook. (Though she still uses Instagram.)
Snapchat competitors, however, have made Snapchat features easier to use. While Snapchat daily active users have steadily grown, they now stand at nearly half of those for Instagram Stories. So this past fall, Snapchat decided to make some changes.
If you’re still a loyal Snapchat user, we have some tips on how to navigate the app, so scroll through them below.