Even though a profile picture might still be five years out of date, Facebook is ruthless about cracking down on fake accounts, and Tinder shows you if you have mutual friends, who can offer further vetting.
Research has revealed that some people use online dating sites to “catfish” others.
Tinder co-founder Justin Mateen says they’ve heard of more than 100 marriage proposals among Tinder-matched couples.
Webb thinks most unhappy single people are dissatisfied with dating, online and off, because they rarely stop to think about what they really want.
And Tinder doesn’t allow people to message each other with photos.
This is a perk that gay users have come to appreciate as well.