Click here for the text guide my peers and I wrote.

Last summer, two other graduate students and I interviewed nine social media managers, wrote a literature review and created a how-to guide on the newest social media platform. Snapchat, my team found, was meant to be a fun yet intimate look into someone’s world. As Sarah Frank, an editor for Now This, said in an interview with me, “Find the golden nugget that shows the human experience.”

The video is an uploaded Snapchat story via YouTube that gives technical advice on how to produce a video on the social platform for a news publication.