The Washington Post will now cover breaking news for Snapchat’s Discover channel

“Twitter has, for years now, owned the breaking news space when it comes to digital platforms. Meanwhile, Snapchat, with its 160 million daily users, has been more known for personal messaging and buzzy content from sources ranging from Daily Mail and BuzzFeed to CNN and National Geographic. Today, Snapchat is getting more newsy, inking a deal with The Washington Post, which will be the first publisher to post several times a day within the app’s Discover channel for users in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. The Post plans to utilize the app’s visually-minded platform with “experiential storytelling,” according to an online story from the paper.” Read more at AdWeek.

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