Stop Snapchat From Tracking
How to Stop Snapchat From Tracking You Constantly

Snapchat has recently introduced a new feature called “Snap Map” that helps you share your location with other users on a digital map. The social media app now allows you to broadcast your exact location where you’re currently at. The social media app has already uses your location for Filters and Featured Stories options but the new Snap Map feature lets you view your friends’ stories by location. Although it’s a fun way to show other users where you’ve been, it’s also an easy way for others to track you all the time. In this article, we’ll tell you how to stop Snapchat from tracking your every move. Read on further how to do it.

Stop Snapchat From Tracking You - Ghost Mode Enabled

Snapchat’s new Snap Map feature helps you share and track the location of your friends on a map using Bitmoji. However, if you don’t want your location being tracked, you can select the Ghost Mode that will block your every move from everyone. While you’re in the Ghost mode, your location will not be available to others on the map and your Bitmoji will display as a blue ghost as shown in the image displayed above.

Stop Snapchat from Tracking You

If you’re using Snapchat and don’t want to share your whereabouts with your friends, then you can enable Ghost Mode that makes your location inaccessible to others. Your friends would now not be able to see your location while enabling Ghost Mode.

To do so, follow the steps listed below:

    1. First of all, launch the Snapchat app
    2. Next, navigate to the Settings menu at the top-right corner of your device’s screen
    3. Switch to Ghost Mode to stop Snapchat from tracking you and you’re done!

Stop Snapchat From Tracking You - Ghost Mode

This way you can enable Ghost Mode and stop Snapchat from tracking you. Remember that the app shows the location of your friends who opt into the new map feature.

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There are various threats for Snapchat like phishing or impersonation just like other social media accounts. Anyone with ill intent could easily track your identity. You can activate Ghost Mode that eliminates an unnecessary risk only if the app really would make it an opt-in process rather than opt-out.

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How to Stop Snapchat from Tracking You Constantly
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How to Stop Snapchat from Tracking You Constantly
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Snap Map feature helps you share your location with other users on a digital map. In this article, we’ll tell you how to stop Snapchat from tracking you.
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Ajitender Kaur is a professional writer with an undying passion for writing and has always worked towards achieving excellence in her work. She has done her masters in Electronics & Communication Engg. Being a gadget geek, Kaur has enhanced her knowledge in every latest technology, making her capable of writing accurate and knowledgeable articles. Kaur loves to hang out with friends and explore new places. She is an aspiring writer who believes that dreams never die and never let your dreams starve.