To the 310 million monthly active Snapchat users, many of whom are in their teens and early 20s: Sorry, but old people are about to crash your party. And that is exactly why the app is exploding in use, even recently overtaking Twitter in terms of daily users.(I'm not even 40, and I'm one of them.) To the hip kids who have grown up with the four-year-old short video sharing app: It is with regrets that admittedly I may even incorrectly explain some of how this service—with its myriad of odd features—works. A social network where people share photos and short videos for just 24 hours, Snapchat is the answer to the Internet's problem of never forgetting. Enter your chat-handle, sex and start chatting away.Meet people of all walks and stages of life single, married, gay, straight, young adult or old.Welcome to one of the most popular adult chat rooms in the world.
More » Twitter is known as the real-time, public microblogging network where news breaks first.)We've moved on from the days of My Space to a social media era now dominated by Facebook and all sorts of other social mobile apps.A lot of kids even admit to using Snapchat the most, suggesting that it could be the future of where social networking is headed. Have a look through the updated roundup of social networks below to see which ones are currently the trendiest.The philosophy behind this unconventional landing place is that chats all begin with the conversation, and in Snapchat, images do the talking.That makes even more sense when you think of how the app treats its photos and videos ephemerally.Also recommended: 10 of the Most Popular Social Media Posting Trends Most of us already know that Facebook is the top social network on the web.