‘OTP’ is an acronym that pops up frequently on apps like Snapchat and TikTok – but what exactly does it mean and when do you use it? Here’s everything to know.
After launching in 2011, Snapchat quickly became a hugely popular platform for users to easily exchange messages and photos that have disappeared. A place for users to share content with their contacts using the hugely popular ‘Stories’ feature.
Like any social media app, there are a number of different terms and acronyms used on Snapchat. These shortcuts are used to help people communicate with each other faster. But if you don’t know it well, it can be difficult to understand some of the commonly used terms on the platform.
If you’ve seen the term ‘OTP’ used in other people’s direct messages or stories, here’s everything you need to know about what it means.
What does OTP mean on Snapchat?
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OTP has many different meanings on the internet, but on Snapchat it is often used to mean ‘On the phone’.
You will most likely see it used this way in a private message. For example, if you want to talk to someone but they are too busy and they want to let you know that they are on the phone. It can also be used when someone wants to talk to you on the phone.
However, on TikTok and many other social networking platforms, OTP is also often understood as “One True Pairing”. A term that fans use to describe their favorite TV, movie, and book couples and couples.
You can also see it used in this context on Snapchat. Therefore, make sure to know which social media app you are using before using acronyms. After all, it can mean completely different things.
If you want to learn more about using Snapchat, you can check out our other guides here.