DP full form

Meaning : Display Picture

Category : InternetĀ 
Sub Category : Application

What does DP mean or stand for ?

Also known as display photo,these small image are used in all types of chatting programs,social networks or online profiles and the owner of the profile is required to upload a picture of themselves so that others can see it.Some of the places where a DP is put are Chatting apps like Whatsapp,Facebook messenger,AOL chat.Online dating apps like Tinder,Social networks like Tribe,Facebook,Myspace or even social bookmarking sites like Reddit or DIGG.

In all these places it is not mandatory to put up a DP,and many users just leave the DP blank without a picture.Some other users who like to guard their privacy,set the security level in such way that only certain members can see the DP while others cannot.