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Snapchat Original Content Chief Sean Mills Leaving Company

Sean Mills, the head of original content at Snap Inc., is leaving the company, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Vanessa Guthrie will lead the company’s content efforts going forward…

Snapchat Says It Paid $130 Million to Spotlight Creators Since November

Snapchat, led by CEO Evan Spiegel, describes itself as a “camera company,” with lenses, augmented reality features and even physical “Spectacles” that blur the line between the digital world and…

YouTube, Snapchat Move to Bring Influencer Economy In-House

Creators are the new currency. And they are a commodity in increasingly high demand. As digital influencers keep gaining in popularity, companies like YouTube, Snapchat and TikTok are…

Snapchat Boosts Creators in New Content Push

Snapchat is leaning into its stable of creators for its latest slate of Snapchat Originals. Among the new offerings are a show hosted by Megan Thee Stallion called Off Thee Leash, which will…

YouTube Star Donald De La Haye Jr., aka ‘Deestroying,’ Signs With WME (Exclusive)

The former college football kicker and content creator has over 6 million followers across social media platforms.

Snapchat Plans Show to Spotlight Top Creator Posts

'The Best Snaps Show,' hosted by Salice Rose and Brent Rivera, will showcase posts from Spotlight and Snap Maps.

How Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith’s Westbrook Media Thrived in a Pandemic

As many Hollywood firms stagnated amid COVID-19 shutdowns, soaring social content like the Snapchat series 'Will From Home' has kept the company in the fast lane…

Snapchat’s TikTok Competitor Hits 100M Monthly Users

Spotlight was introduced in November as the social media company faced competition from newcomer TikTok.

Ryan Reynolds to Star in Snapchat Series From Will Smith’s Westbrook Media

'Ryan Doesn't Know' will feature the 'Deadpool' star trying his hand at new skills like ice sculpting, latte art and axe throwing.

Snap Games Studio Unveils Collage-Themed ‘Bitmoji Paint’

Snap Games, the in-app gaming platform of multimedia messaging app Snapchat, on Monday revealed 'Bitmoji Paint,' a new game that allows millions of players to come together and share scribbles…

Snapchat Adds Feature to Spotlight User-Generated Content

On Monday, Snapchat introduced a feature called Spotlight that will give more prominent promotion to public posts from its users.

Jaden Smith to Host Snapchat Series on Racial Justice

Snapchat has ordered a new series from Jaden Smith as part of its election year programming. Smith will host The Solution Committee, in which he seeks out young activists and his celebrity friends to…