How To Add Random People On Snapchat (5 Ways To Do It)

Timothy Iyekowa
Timothy Iyekowa - Writer & Editor
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Probably you have very few friends on Snapchat and you want to increase the number of friends you have by adding random people.

It is quite easy to add random people using various options on Snapchat. They’re different ways you can add more people to your Snapchat friends’ list.

In this article, you’re going to learn how to add random people on Snapchat. You’ll see the 5 ways you can do this.

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5 Ways To Add Random People On Snapchat

You can use different ways to add random people on Snapchat, this is just like adding friends, but instead, you’re adding people you don’t know.

Use The Quick Add Feature On Snapchat

The Quick Add feature on Snapchat allows you to add more friends quickly on your Snapchat.

And these people come from either your friends in your contacts, mutual friends, or new users. 

You can simply add new friends on Snapchat by using the Quick Add section.  You can do this using simple guidelines.

Open Snapchat > Go to Profile > Add Friends > Quick Add > Add all the people.

Search For Friends On The Snapchat Search Section.

In the Snapchat Search section, you’ll be able to add new friends to your Snapchat friend list by searching for random friends whose names may appear.

You can type in the names of random people you don’t know and add them to the search section on Snapchat.

You can do this using simple guidelines.

Go to Snapchat > Tap the Search icon at the top left > Type random names > Add.

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Share A Story On Snap Map And Include Your Snapcode

This is also one very easy way to get random people on your friends’ list.

When you share your story on the snap map with a particular location, users can scan your snap codes and add you as a friend.

You can do this by following the simple guidelines

Open Snapchat > Create new story > Sticker > Add snap code> Send to Snap Map. 

Add New Friends Using The Snapchat Map

Aside from sharing your story on Snapchat Map to be added by other people, you can also add people using the Snapchat Map section.

You can go to the Snapchat Map section and navigate to find people in various locations that you can add to your friends’ list.

Search Snap Codes On Google

You can add new friends on Snapchat by scanning random snap codes.

On Google, there are lots of snap codes that have been posted on Google for you.

Search on Google and you can easily scan to add these people to your snap.


You can simply add new friends to your Snapchat friend list by using the Quick Add section.

You can also do this by searching for random people in the Snapchat search section. See other options in this guide to you add random friends on your Snapchat.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find random people you add on Snapchat?

You can find random people you add on Snapchat using the Quick Add feature on Snapchat. You can also use other methods provided in this article to find random people to add on Snapchat.

How do you chat with strangers on Snapchat?

You can simply chat with friends using normal languages like hello and what’s up?

How do strangers find me on Snapchat?

Strangers find you on Snapchat using the Quick Add section or they might have seen your snap code somewhere and they scanned it.

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By Timothy Iyekowa Writer & Editor
As a seasoned content writer with 4+ years of experience in consumer technology, Timothy has been a dedicated author and editor at since its inception. Specializing in addressing user concerns, his articles offer effective solutions for Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac-related issues. Timothy's expertise also extends to crafting content about social media and various applications. Through his daily articles, he consistently aids users in overcoming their technology challenges.
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