Dating apps are quite daunting to use, and Grindr is not an exception! Before you start exploring the world of online dating, here is everything you must know about the app.
I have already written an extensive details about Plenty of Fish dating app previously.
If you do not know about the Grindr app, it’s cool as for some people, it is their first experience on dating apps.
What is the Grindr App used for?
Grindr app is a dating app that allows people to meet and talk, same as Tinder. The only difference is, Grindr is extensively guys meeting other guys.
If you are using Grindr, you will be looking for someone who can be your future date.
It’s not only flirting with someone but also trying to know whether others are on the same page or not, which is a real minefield.
In this app, all of those problems are removed for which you can easily find your love without any issues. A kind of communal vibe which might be missing on other dating apps.
How to Use Grindr Web?
Before you start engaging yourself with flirty messages, here are few tips on how to use grindr app and some relevant points for someone thinking, “what is this Grindr.”
When you first open Grindr, you need to upload some photos and bio to make other people know about you.
It is best to remain honest while giving all information as your prospective partner will have a crush on real you.
It is often recommended to upload real pictures of yours, like a simple picture of yours, without any editing or manipulation.
You can also put some photos while doing your hobby or any activity you love to do.
You can add some other information like your height and other things you are looking for to offer people some idea of who you are.
Once your profile is ready, start finding your perfect match. Initiate with some ideas that you might be looking for as it helps you know who is in the same boat.
Always play safe and keep all rules in mind. Getting into the dating world is not always easy, for which apps like Grindr are like a savior. Have patience and take your time.
What is Grindr Web?
Grindr Web is the desktop version of the Grindr app. It is for those users who love to chat on their computer, tablet, or laptop.
They offer their users several ways to keep used of their services hidden. It is an email interface for which your business remains private, and it does not matter who is looking at you.
Moreover, it also has an office mode which even makes the app more private by keeping the face hidden and copying a non-specific email interface.
All you have to do, is move your mouse on the profile to see the concealed picture, either on somebody’s profile or while chatting with them.
Interestingly, your Grindr web profile automatically syncs with your Grindr app profile, which means there will be no problem rejoin with the user when you return to your mobile app.
How to Delete a Grindr Account?
You might be thinking that deleting the Grindr app from your mobile will delete your account, but it’s not like that. You have to take some more steps also.
How to Delete a Grindr Account on Android?
- Open the Grindr app in your Android device.
- Tap on your profile icon, It is in a shape of a circle (located top left-hand side corner)
- You will see a edit profile menu.
- To get access to your Grindr app settings, tap on the yellow Settings present at the bottom or tap on the profile picture, and then click the Gear icon in gray colour present in the top right-hand side corner.
- Select the delete account option.
- On the next screen, select a reason from the given list of reasons you want to delete your Grindr Account. You can also choose “Skip”.
- You will see a notification that all of your personal details will be deleted permanently.
- Type “DELETE” before press delete profile button.
- On your screen, a red and white dialog box will flash, which warns you that “Are you sure you want to delete your Grindr profile?” To confirm it, click on the “Delete My Account and All Data”.
How to Delete your Grindr account on iOS?
The process to delete Grindr account on the iOS device is quite different from your Android device. But they are simple and do not need many steps.
Follow the below-given steps for deleting your Grindr account on iOS device.
- At first, open the Grindr app on your iOS device. On the main page, select your profile icon. It is either in the shape of a circle with an outline of a person present inside the ring.
- Choose the icon present in the upper right-hand side curve of the screen.
- Now click on “Delete profile,” which is present at the bottom of the menu.
- With these steps, your process of account deletion is over.
Still confusion? Watch out the video here
How does Grindr Work?
Grindr is one of the geosocial app launched in the year 2009 and is one of the most popular apps. It is available both on iOS and Android devices, both in free as well as premium versions.
In this app, members can create a profile and then use their GPS positions to browse other profiles. The search is sorted by distance and can be seen by nearby and faraway members based on individual filter settings.
When you choose a profile photo in the grid view, it will provide below information
- Member image
- Full profile along with the option to chat
- Send pictures
- Video call
- Share one’s particular location
How do I log into Grindr web?
You can use it on PC by using two methods.
Method 1 – In the first method, you can scan the QR code by with your Grindr app in mobile and then enter your account.
How to log in to Your Grindr web account using a QR code?
- At first, Users have to open an app on their mobile phones
- Then open the Grindr app.
- Now go to the profile drawer and then choose Grindr web.
- Probe the QR code using your phone.
- Now confirm your login with the app pop-up dialog.
Method 2 – In the other method, you can log in directly to Grindr by using your credentials, i.e., email and password.
How to log in to the Grindr web account using your credentials?
- Open www.web.grindr.com/login.
- Now give your email and password.
- Now select the “login” button.
- Now login to your account on your PC or your laptop.
Enjoy the Grindr and find the best one now. Best of Luck.