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Best Snapchat Private Story Name Ideas

Snapchat Private Story Name
Written by Kelly Houstan

Snapchat has now made its mark in the world along with its popular disappearing snaps as well as messages. So, in the past couple of years, they actually have mainly moved toward sharing social lives along with a larger audience. They did also add a small feature for the ‘not-so-global’ of us. Snapchat’s Private Story feature is actually for those of us that really want to share our private life along with the people that truly matter! Just read this article to know all about Best Snapchat Private Story Name Ideas. Let’s begin!

What is a Private Story on Snapchat?

Private Story basically features on Snapchat that lets you guys choose the audience for your stories. While it still follows the same ’24-hour disappearing snaps’ concept of Snapchat stories as well. You guys can now decide who will be able to view those stories actually.

You guys can also identify a Private Story by the purple ring around it, and the little lock icon as well. Private Stories only appear to those who also have been added to the Private Story list. If a user is not on a Private Story list, then they will not be notified of a new story. When you guys create a Private Story it will also remain in your account until you guys delete it. Just like your Snapchat Story, you guys can keep posting to it whenever you actually like.

How can you name Private Stories?

Since Private Stories are more personalized, and mostly for a smaller audience. Snapchat also lets you guys set a name for them. You can also name a private story whenever you create it. You can also change the name of Private Story when it has been created. By default, when you guys create a Private Story, then Snapchat names it ‘(Your name’s) Private Story’.

  • You have to open the Snapchat app, and then head to your profile through tapping the Bitmoji avatar in the top left corner.
  • Now just click on the ‘+ New Story’ button then choose ‘Private Story’ in order to create a new one.
  • Just choose the people that you would like to be able to see your story and click on ‘Create Story’.
  • Now it’s time to name your story actually. If you guys are looking for some good names for your Private story, then just check out our list below.

Best Snapchat Private Story Name Ideas

So, here is a list of some clever names for your Private Story. Some of them are witty and also some of them are simple as well. Hey, you guys know your audience better than anyone! Select a good name for your Private Story in order to help you guys stand out from the rest!

  • The Talent Pool
  • Chaos
  • Busy Buddies (like busybodies, get it?)
  • The Grumbles
  • Slinky Story
  • Ride or Die
  • Show and Tell
  • The Sweet life of *your name* (Anyone here remembers ‘The suite life of Zach and Cody’)
  • The Walkie Talkies
  • Trouble Makers
  • Bigmouth
  • Backbenchers
  • The Loud Mouths
  • It’s so *your name* (it’s so Raven)
  • Best Teas (iykyk)
  • Drama Club
  • F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
  • Spare Me The Details
  • Depresso Espresso
  • De Tales
  • Flavor of the Day
  • Sorry Mom
  • Just Did It (Nike must be proud)
  • Take a Seat
  • People I Tolerate
  • No Shop Talk
  • Open 24 Hours
  • Whole lotta’ Nothing
  • It’s so hard to be good all d tym
  • It feels better when you laugh
  • All that matters is where we are
  • They see me Rollin’
  • Behind the scenes
  • POV (Point Of View)
  • xoxo Gossip Girl
  • Limitless
  • Backstage Pass
  • It Wasn’t Me
  • Beer made me do it
  • Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter fans will definitely like this one)
  • The Scoop
  • That’s Showbiz baby…
  • Dr.Phil’s waitlist
  • Illegally Blonde
  • Cool Name Pending…

Cute Private Story Names

Cute private story names for Snapchat are a fun way in order to play along with your friends. When you have enough content saved up, these private story titles can also be used as a running joke. As well as just an entertaining name that’s really different from the usual “my day“.

Whatever the case may be, here are actually a few suggestions for those who might also be looking for some cute ideas:

  • My new BFF, The camera.
  • I’m lovin’ it
  • Goodbye for now
  • Until next time
  • I’m not crazy, I promise!
  • I need a vacation. Please?
  • I’m lost without you
  • My first time
  • The story of me and you
  • First day on the job
  • I don’t mean to brag
  • I just woke up
  • The most imp. lesson. Ever.
  • I don’t want to grow up!
  • I’m finally following my dreams

How to rename a Private Story | Snapchat Private Story Name

Even if you guys have an old Private Story, you can also rename it at any point. Whenever you guys rename the private story, the new name will then appear in the top left corner the next time you guys post a snap to that story.

  • To rename a Private Story, just head to your profile and locate the Private story. Now just click on the three dots to the right of the story’s name.
  • Then click on ‘Name Story’ in order to change the current name of Private Story.

Also See: How to See When Someone Was Last Active on Snapchat

Where do Private Story names show up?

When you guys post a snap to your private story, all your friends that you guys have added to the Private Story list can also view the story. But, the story still shows up under your user name. The Private Story name can only be seen when you open the first snap of the story. The name of the story is also displayed in the top left corner of the snap.

How long do Private Stories last | Snapchat Private Story Name

Well, snaps posted to Private Stories expire after 24 hours (just like regular stories). The created Private Story in your account will then last indefinitely. You guys can always come back and then just post new snaps to your Private Story.

How to add people to your Private Story

You guys can always go back and then add more people to your Private Story. In order to add people to your Private Story, then locate the story in your profile, and click on the three dots to the right of the story Name as well.

Snapchat Private Story Name

Just click on ‘See Viewers’. Here you guys can choose who you want to keep on your Private Story list and who you guys would like to remove as well.


Well, That is all from my side. If you want to know more about this article or have any queries. Then feel free to ask me anything in the comments section below.

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