A huge portion of images on social media are applied filters.
Snapchat is also on top in this raceIt not only provides filters but also allows to create new filtersIn this guide you will learn how to create your own Snapchat filter.
Snapchat filter can be made both in the mobile app and on Snapchat website.
How to create a Snapchat filter online on PC and Mac
Snapchat introduced this feature with the name of geofilters by which we can create our filters. With geofilters, you can use logos and designs in messages in the app. These are very expressive for our businesses and workplaces.
- Open browser and go to Snapchat website.
- Login to your account.
- From the left side of the screen, click on create a filter.
- In design online section, select your environment or scenario, like birthday, promo, business etc.
- Next step is to design your filter. You can choose color palette, you can upload image, choose different font size and color etc.
- When you are done with designing your filter, click next.
- At this step, you need to select start and end time to play filter. You can also choose different timing weekly or daily.
- Next step is to define your area where the users can view your filter.
- Geofilter will charge you per square foot. So, you must keep the cost in mind while selecting area.
- Click checkout in the next step.
- Give a name to your filter and provide payment information. Click select.
- When your filter will be approved by the Snapchat team, you will be notified by email.
How to create a Snapchat filter using app
- Open Snapchat app.
- From camera screen, tap on ghost icon on top left corner.
- Tap on settings on top right.
- Tap on Filters and Lenses and get started.
- Tap Filter.
- Next step is to select scenario out of birthdays, business etc. You can also start making filter from scratch.
- You can put stickers, images and much more.
- When you are done, you need to select start and end time for the custom filter. Tap on continue.
- Select area within which you want your filter shown by the users.
- Choose suitable price and tap continue.
- Tap on purchase from the summary page.
- Wait for approval email.
What are Snapchat Geofilters
Now, you all know about Snaptchat geofilters. Let’s talk abkut its price in detail.
First of all keep in mind that you will not be charged until your filter is approved by Snapchat team. The price of filter depends on two factors, your location and for how long you want to run your filter.
How to avoid from Snapchat geofilter cost
If you want to save the cost required by Snapchat filters, you need to put some effort on Canva. Canva is a really wonderful platform, where you can choose template to edit and look like geo filters. You can change the fonts according to your event. If you are pro enough, you can build your theme from scratch using canva.
Similarly there are many othere platforms that offers Geofilter templates for free like pepper and adobe spark. You can download your filter after creating it.