Tinder is a dating application that launched in 2012 that is developed for mobile phones where you can find hookups, dates, and even significant others. While there are some people that end up finding their significant others and eventually their spouses online, Tinder is often used for dating and one-night stands. Read more about Tinder Here.
It allows users to swipe through profiles based on photos, a small biography, and some common interests. With creating an account, there are ways to remain private or anonymous on the app, so it does not come back to you.
If you and another user both swipe right on your profiles, then you are able to message each other. This is the simplicity that is Tinder, it only allows you to message people who find you interesting as well. With this feature, you can make sure that you are not getting a lot of notifications about matches and messages, limiting your chances of getting caught.
Tinder allows some anonymity for users, but it can be used through Facebook to make sure that you are a real person. (more…)