In 2011, Stanford University students Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown created Snapchat as a new way for people to send photos and videos. The rise of Snapchat as one of the more influential social media platforms can be followed alongside the rise of Snapchat statistics, Snapchat users, and, some other really odd Snapchat stats. Brown first brought the idea for Snapchat to Spiegel, who had business experience, and Murphy, who had coding experience. As a result, the startup…