Once set up, users can then choose to widen or limit the criteria for potential matches – you can adjust location (Tinder uses location technology to find other Tinder users near you), sex (Male or Female) and age range.
Users can then browse, like or dismiss any potential matches.
Speak to your kids about this and make sure they know what to do if they experience something with which they are not comfortable.
Inappropriate Content The messaging function in the app allows users to chat, send photos or videos once they have matched.
Unlike some Facebook apps, you’ll see when signing up, Tinder does not post to Facebook.
Parents should be aware, however, that there are fake profiles on Facebook and it is very easy for people to pretend to be someone else.