Snapchat is a quick and interesting way to share the moment with family and friends.
Snapchat launches directly to the camera option; you just simply tap to take a photo or press & hold to record a video.
Snapchat helps you to express yourself using Lenses, Filters, and Bitmoji!
Many times you must be seeing the blue lock on snapchat story and get confuse what exactly does it mean?
We would be trying to explain the difference between blue lock and purple lock seen on Snapchat stories.
What does Blue Lock on Snapchat Story Mean?
Blue lock on Snapchat story means that your friend has shared the private story to you and you are seeing it from chat page rather than story page where it is seen with purple lock.
Basically whenever your friend posts any private story, it would be visible to you with purple lock if you haven’t seen it as of now.
But sometime if you are in chat messages, you would be able to see the blue lock icon for private story shared by that particular friend rather than purple lock.
When you are seeing the newly uploaded private stories by your friends into story page, it would be visible to you with purple lock story icon.
You can also see the story on chat page, if any friend has posted the private story to watch, blue lock icon on story would be seen next to their name.
Reason being, Snapchat has blue accent color for chat page and it represent you that you are watching the private stories from chat page.
Once you click on story with blue lock to watch, you would be able to see it in same way as you see on story page. now you be landed back to the chat page and that blue lock icon would be disappeared.
Now, you would be able to see the arrow icon representing you to rewatch the story if intrested.
Blue Lock vs Purple Lock on Snapchat Story Mean?
Blue lock on Snapchat story means you are seeing the private story shared by any friend into chat page and purple lock on story means you are watching the shared private story from story page itself.
What does Blue vs Purple Snapchat Story Mean?
Blue lock on Snapchat story means you are seeing the story shared by any friend into chat page and purple lock on story means you are watching the shared story from story page itself.