User reviews affect conversion to installs and app rating. Featured and helpful reviews are the first to be noticed by users and in case of no response can affect download rate. This is why it is highly recommended to reply to them.
I love Grindr, it’s the perfect app for a top with certain wants. It would be even better with a few considerations. 1. A search option, like emails, where you can search for past content, phrases, words, etc. 2. Sync to a navigation tool like google maps, the current map tool is very dangerous, as you have to look at the app for turns, etc, as opposed to google which includes voice directives, making it much safer for navigation. 3. This last one should not diminish the validity of the first two, because on the surface it may seem potentially petty and a tool for judgement, but including a rating tool, like honesty about ones stats, flake percentage, rating how good the sex was. The tool could automatically delete the top and bottom two ratings to eliminate the hater factor, and require raters to have to accept a rating from anyone they’ve rated without being able to use the block option to mitigate the rating, or if they block someone, their rating will be wiped from that persons account. Stand by your word, or shut up, no ghost writers. Both parties would have to accept or deny the rating option before they continue their chat beyond the initial two or three shared chats. Too much I know, but it would encourage honesty.
Was never a perfect app, but still better than every other m4m app out there, with Scruff being a close second favorite of mine. It just seems like there are always more guys close by who are looking to strictly hook up and that's all I really want from an app like this. If you aren't subscribed to Grindr xtra, then you can't expect a great experience with this app. Simple as that. I had a free week subscription of xtra a couple months ago and I loved it. Considering purchasing a month subscription to give it another go. Maybe it's just my location, but on Grindr there always seems to be guys looking within a few thousand feet from me. Other apps it seems like the closest guys to me are always the same ones and no one is within like 4 miles from me. And being into older guys in particular, I've managed to come in contact with a lot of married guys on the DL in my town that I've known for years and have hooked up with a few of them. Nothing hotter than that to me!
First of all. You get constant pop up adds; when your app refreshes you get bombarded with them. You’ll also find majority of the profiles are Ads as well or “fake profiles”. Or you’ll find people “in your area” who will want you to send them money to “meet” and they are in Guam or Africa. I have also found lots of women on this app that identify as men. And I have found lost of people in the Columbus Ohio area using the same pictures both in and out of profiles. I must disclose I get paid to download and review applications and provide my honest opinion. This application. I find to be a complete and total waste of time; as a “basic member” or a “premium member” you get the same constant ads; pop ups as well as the same user profiles showing in your feed. I would say easily 75% of the profiles are indeed fake profiles. I would strongly recommend using a different application. Regardless of you’re looking for friends; dating or a one night stand there are definitely better apps available to you without the head ache of fake profiles; pop up advertisements, ad bots and con artists. I also caught on very quickly that Grindr does NOTHING to stop the fake profiles. And users can have more than one profile. With my complimentary free premium membership (90 days) i managed to secure 3 stalkers on the app; of which had 15-20 profiles each and would send me multiple messages a day. I would honestly give this app ZERO stars if it were optional.
Update: it’s still the same, but now it’s kind of funny. I’ve never taken the time to review an app, but having been using this one since its inception it seems apt to give my 2 cents: the inconsistencies, lax monitoring and outright biased moderation of profile images, profile content and underage members is outrageous. I’ve personally had it at this point, sick of half my messages not getting through and half messages sent to me showing up on notifications but when I open up the app... nada. On this particular day, though, I’m really, really, really incensed by the discriminatory, inconsistent and offensively undeniable practices relating to profile pictures. I’ve always experienced very, very strict vetting to the extent of images not violating any guidelines rejected; furthermore in the past few days it’s come to my attention that there seems to be an abundance of guys out there that get a free pass and are exempt of certain regulations... without going into detail, it’s very frustrating to submit the same image over and over cropping just a bit more even though there’s nothing to crop as per the guidelines... long story short picture rejected 6 times so far, and they do reserve the right to crop at their discretion yet no... This is bullsh*t. Anyway, I’ll be back to continue this tirade.
Got a new phone and when I downloaded it somehow I got signed up for a trial for their paid subscription. Few days later 45$ came out of my account. Apple said cant refund because you approved it when you downloaded it. Even tho it says free, and I’ve had the app before and it was free. Contacted them and they said they would be cool with the refund but it should to Apple. Called then back and pretty much said they weren’t going to due to factors that they could not tell me. Which most likely is because this is a lgbtq hook up app. And well is better to shame the horny gays than providing a clear and transparent marketplace that protect consumers from apps that are misleading on pricing. Anyway thank you for coming to my TED talk titled ‘The Day Apple Shamed me for being a dumb horny gay that doesn’t know how to check your iTunes subscriptions every-time you download a free app that might actually turn into a 40$ a month subscription out of nowhere’. Side note: The Apple Rep I spoke on the phone with told me to do this. Literally said you can go on the App Store and leave a comment, your story might help others. So thank you Apple for allowing me to be brave and share my story in this platform. 💁🏽♂️💁🏽♂️💁🏽♂️
Developed by the Grindr LLC.
Grindr - Gay chat has 38 078 user reviews.
Grindr - Gay chat has an average rating of 4.0.
The latest version of Grindr - Gay chat (5.21.0) was released on Nov 12, 2019.
You can download Grindr - Gay chat here:.
Grindr is the world’s #1 FREE mobile social networking app for gay, bi, trans, and queer people to connect. Chat and meet up with interesting people for free, or upgrade to Grindr XTRA or Grindr Unlimited for more features, more fun, and more chances to connect.
Grindr is faster and better than ever:
• See people nearby based on your location
• Browse re-designed profiles with bigger photos
and share private photos
• Filter your search to find what you want
• Customize your profile to share more about yourself
• Star your favorites and block others
• Report people easily and safely
• Send your location and make it easier to meet
• Browse and chat with people around the world
Create and personalize your profile now to share your interests, what you’re looking for, and more. Within minutes you’ll be ready to connect, chat, and meet.
Looking for even more? Upgrade your Grindr experience to XTRA for more features, more freedom, and more fun. Grindr XTRA subscription features include:
• No banner ads
• See 6x more profiles—up to 600 at once
• View only people who are online now
• View only profiles with a photo
• Unlimited blocks and favorites
• Access to all premium filters
• Chat easily with saved phrases
• Send multiple photos at once
Get Grindr XTRA with one of the following auto-renewing plans:
1 month / 3 months / 6 months / 12 months.
Want the ultimate Grindr experience? Upgrade to Grindr Unlimited for exclusive access to our most premium features, including:
• Unlimited profiles - Always find a fresh face
• Viewed Me - See who’s checking you out
• Incognito - Browse profiles without being seen
• Typing Status - Know when someone’s messaging you
• Unsend - Undo sent messages and photos
• All XTRA features
Get Grindr Unlimited with one of the following auto-renewing plans:
1 month / 12 months.
Your subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your iTunes account will automatically be charged at the same price for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period unless you change your subscription preferences in your App Store account settings. You can manage your subscriptions at any time through your App Store account settings after purchase. Any unused portion of a free trial period will be forfeited when making a purchase of an auto-renewing subscription.
Tell us what you think about Grindr by visiting http://help.grindr.com/anonymous_requests/new
If you are experiencing any issues, you can get support by contacting us through https://help.grindr.com/hc/
Terms of Service: http://www.grindr.com/terms-of-service/
Grindr, Grindr XTRA & Grindr Unlimited are for adults 18 years and older only. Photos depicting nudity or sex acts are strictly prohibited.
Grindr | 0 Feet Away
In the meanwhile, check latest insights
on mobile business
Find out how our new ASO Dashboard can help you quickly assess how an app's doing; updated keyword positions in real time; updated apps to handle review replies through Zendesk and Microsoft Teams, and more.
In this post, Branch Metrics expert explores how deep linking can help you ignite mobile growth, lower acquisition costs, increase user engagement and maximize mobile marketing ROI