UPDATE: Snapchat officially announces what the Yellow Star means:
This means “This person has replayed one of their own snaps.” How does one replay their own snaps? This is a bit confusing but here it is:
While messing around with a friend on Snapchat today I received the yellow star emoji beside her name. I have never seen this before. Does anyone know what it means? It looks like this:
We sent a few private snaps to each other using the speed filter. I sent her one using the new Snapchat selfie filters. Maybe this has something to do with the yellow or gold heart? Please feel free to make your predictions below. The Snapchat support tab on the app does not say anything about the Yellow Star best friend emoji.