FSOG June 4, Nothing has changed the world of online dating more than dating apps, especially for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transexual singles. Interestingly, about 92, of its global three million user-base is from India. Unlike other apps, PR allows you to access men who are at a fair distance without asking you to subscribe to any premium paid version.
Another interesting feature is that it displays the genuineness of accounts based on the number of people who personally know the user. The only flipside is that attaching pictures is slightly different and can be a bit more time-consuming.
A very simple, easy-to-use geolocation-based social app, Grindr allows you to chat and meet with other men as near as a few feet away. Importantly, the app shows your exact distance from nearby users and also offers an option to link your social media profiles. From photo-sharing to bookmarking interesting profile entries, men can use Grindr for a variety of reasons: In , it expanded its options under gender identity and sexual orientation categories, allowing users to define it themselves.
It offers users interesting quizzes, compatibility questions, match-percentage features etc. The app lets you sign in with your Facebook account. But its features help you filter potential dates in a far more detailed and exciting way than any other app. It also allows you to rate other profiles. A recent update in the app allows polyamorous couples to openly find multiple partners. Just recently, it has announced more gender options to cater to a diverse community.
Tinder is a well-designed social app that helps you find a date with just a finger swipe. It is not as exclusively a gay-dating app as some of the others, but it lets you choose your preference and show similar options.
Tinder uses Facebook and GPS to show you nearby matches based on your profile. Scruff Scruff has been available to Indian users since As of , it has more than ten million users worldwide. Unlike other apps, Scruff gives gay and bisexual men an option to browse from nearby or global users at the same time.
Scruff has interesting features for travellers. Its Venture option lets you browse users from popular travel destinations. While it allows you to swipe profiles to make a choice, it also tracks and filters profiles on your homepage based on your choices. You can also join a community, learn about local events or send indirect messages through Scruff.