Dating has changed a lot in past few years. With the help of smartphones and many dating apps, the world has turned into a playground of dates, hookups, long-term relationships.
For years, online dating was only possible for straight people because dating sites were only available for straight people. but not anymore.
Everyone has the right to love and to be loved. In your town or city, there are thousands of LGBTQ+ people around you. The problem is to spot them. keeping that in mind there are now many lgbtq+ Apps to find a perfect date.
If you are looking for a hookup, blind date, serious relationship, even friends with benefits, or no string attached fun with lesbians or gays. These apps will help you. One of the gay app in this list is Grindr. Lets Know more about it.
Grindr – Gay App
Grindr is a U.S-based Gay dating app and is around since 2009. Grindr is very popular social networking app for gay, bi, trans, and queer people to connect. The Gay app Grindr claims to have more than 27 million users across 196 countries. It runs on iOS and Android and is available for download from the Apple App Store and Google Play.
App works on mobile device’s Geo-location that allows its users to connect with other users who are nearby. It provide users with exact distance from nearby users.
Grindr has an amazing user interface that allows users to see the profile of other Man/trans/Bi. User can also see their online status, their nearby distance and complete profile (weight, height, interest, body type, and more).
Grindr’s base product is a free, but you will see some ads on app. For a small fee, users can upgrade to Grindr Xtra, a premium subscription service, for an ad-free experience and access to additional features.
Easy to set up Grindr app
Download the App. To sign up, enter your email and date of birth, select a password, and turn on your phone’s location services. You can then upload a profile photo, and choose a display name and write a little about yourself in ‘About Me’ section.
Then you can add some detail about yourself like Height, weight, ethnicity, body type, relationship status, position, looking for etc. You can set your pronouns according to your gender which you can also customize. You can also link your social media accounts.
Best Features of Grindr: Gay Dating App
Easy to set up and easy to use Grindr account. Find nearby gay people based on the geolocation. Chat & share private photos & video. Filter your search for finding ideal match. Block/unblock people as per the convenience.
Share your precise location. With average 3.6 million daily active users, makes it easy to search and find ideal match. The free version offers complete functionality and many users never feel the need to pay for a subscription.
Cons of Grindr
- Potential matches are only shown via Geolocation; You cannot search for matches themselves. or you can not change your location.
- Fake profile are here also like any other social network.
- No web interface. You can not use Grindr website to chat and other thing. You have to download the Grindr app to use.
- Although user interface of the App is easy to use but Some users find that the app’s messaging system doesn’t always function optimally. Messages get delivered with a delay most of the time.
There are News about Blackmail, abuse and violence using these Apps. We are not talking particularly about Grindr App. But other Apps also. When we use these type of services we have to be very careful. Many fake profiles in these apps. Know more about other user before a real meet or exchanging private pictures.
There was a lot of News about robbing, drugging, rape, murder by a Grindr date all around the world. Several cases of crime using Grindr to honeytrap gay people, followed by blackmail, extortion and assault have been reported.
Be Careful and HAPPY HUNTING !!
- Easy to set up and easy to use
- Fine nearby gay people based on the geolocation
- offer free and premium subscription
- More than 27 million users across 196 countries.
- Can not change location
- No web interface
- Free service contain Ads
- Many Fake profile also