Our Best Dating App this week is Skout! Skout is a location-based social networking mobile app and a website.
Skout uses a cellphone’s global positioning system to help users to find like-minded people within a walkable radius of one another. (Don’t worry! For safety reasons, Skout does not identify a user’s precise location.) Those who sign up for the application create basic profiles with photographs and then use an instant message feature to communicate when they are within range of each other. Then, they can arrange a mutual meeting spot.
The service is available to users with position-sensing (GPS, WiFi, etc.) mobile devices such as smartphones.
Instantly meet people near you or around the world. Discover new friends at a local bar or in Barcelona. Millions of people are connecting and meeting through Skout every day. Use exciting in-app features to increase your chances of friending or chatting!Expand your social network with the tap of a button. It’s so much fun, you won’t be able to stop. Start Skouting and find your party, make new friends, or meet new people, anytime, anywhere.
Meet people by preference and proximity, chat, see who checked you out, get updates from nearby users, buy and send gifts, save your favorite users, browse profiles and pictures, promote your profile with in-app features, earn points to unlock premium features.
Privacy and safety:
Skout stats that: We take your privacy very seriously. You’re always in complete control – your exact location and personal information will never be given without your permission. YOU decide if, when, and how you want to connect.
Skout provides a wonderful page about privacy and safety: http://www.skout.com/onlineSafetyTips.jsp
It includes safety tips and meeting offline. This information is not only valuable for Skout, but for ALL dating apps!
What’s new in Version 3.8.0:
Travel to other cities with Skout! Skout Travel lets you experience what it feels like to be a local in other cities.
Use Skout Points to purchase your 24-hour ticket to cities around the globe
– experience the buzz and chat with locals. Stay the full 24-hour hours or come on home if you get homesick!
By G+ Author: Grace Barry.