Keep in mind that the app constantly changes and updates their rules so there may be new tips and tricks coming out in 2015 or 2016 to get around a linked account. Once you restart the Tinder app, you'll be logged into Tinder U automatically according to. Also, if you found another tip, let us know in the comments below so we can try it!
Check their likes, dislikes and connect to person who best suits you. How do I use my fake account? Tinder Students who want to sign up will need to open the Tinder app and provide their education email. However, Tinder has made no indication this feature is coming in the short or long term.
- After the evolution of Facebook, Facebook has gained its popularity among millions of users.
You can hardly go to any website without having like buttons. Which makes sense, after all, because every website wants to generate traffic please take this time to like Appamatix , but a lot of websites, social media networks, and other services require Facebook in order for you to log in. NO, instead, you are always asked to link your Facebook profile. Which I get: the theory is that if your comments or other online actions are somehow connected to a real-world, real-name presence of you, this will remind you to be a human being. Everywhere you look, there are social logins, social commenting, or an app asking to access your profile and friends. Sometimes it would be good to from your online presence, none more so than when using the dating app, Tinder. Every once in a while it would be nice to use without Facebook linked to your account and that is what I will walk you through in the guide below. Keep in mind that the app constantly changes and updates their rules so there may be new tips and tricks coming out in 2015 or 2016 to get around a linked account. But as things stand now, this works. This will lead us into a related question: Can you have the app delink the two services, or will you always be forced to have the two paired? Why Is Tinder Linked To Facebook? As I stated above, Facebook has become so prevalent in our daily digital lives that it pops up practically everywhere whether you want it to or not. Below are reasons Tinder requires you to link your Facebook account. When you are required to use your Facebook account to link to Tinder most people do not fake who they are and create a new account more on that below. Therefore, Tinder can just use those photos without asking you to upload new photos. This means its easier for the user to sign up, the app is automatically populated with your profile photos, and they are likely photos of yourself as you use them on your Facebook profile. Luckily for you, there are a few ways around this that I will cover below. Some of the reasons below may be why you stumbled onto this article, some may be new to you. If you can think of other ones please comment below and let us know your reasons of motivation. First and foremost, the primary reason you would want to unlink the accounts is for. Dating is one of the primary things in life that you want to stay out of the public sphere and away from online profiles. This just makes me think of how much easier it would be for NSA to gain access to your location, dating profile, pictures, etc. In communications studies, there is a concept called register. Register is essentially a set of norms used for one group, that can differ from group to group. This really comes to a head in the profile pictures. Maybe, as a joke, you post an old picture of yourself:. Or say that you want to commemorate a recent visit with your sister by changing your profile picture to one of the two of you together. Is Tinder Without Facebook Possible? Tinder recently updated to version 4. As of writing this, there is no official way to enable Tinder without syncing to Facebook. However, there are a couple of methods you can use to minimize the privacy invasion and a few methods you can use to completely separate yourself from your real Facebook identify. Increase Facebook Privacy Can you use the privacy features to your benefit? One of the first and foremost methods you should enable is to head over to Facebook and make sure you limit how much you are sharing and what other people can see. Also, you can limit how much of your Facebook account Tinder can use by following these steps. Click on it and make sure next to App Visibility it shows Only Me. We are NOT suggesting you create an account with a fake name, fake photos, fake age, etc. No one wants to date or be friends with a liar or someone that takes advantage of others. To create a new account to use with Tinder just follow these steps. Note that you will need a different email address than the one used for your previous account. Make sure you answer them correctly as these things will go into Tinder to match you with people that are similar to you. If you head over to the app and tap on settings then Contact Tinder you can make suggestions. I would recommend suggesting they make Tinder without Facebook an option. Also, another option is to just wait it out. Tinder may eventually decide to change their policy on this matter and let you sign up for Tinder without linking it to your Facebook account. However, Tinder has made no indication this feature is coming in the short or long term. What do you think about the guide above, did it help you get a good grasp of your options on how to use Tinder without Facebook? Unfortunately, there is no way to completely delink the two services at this point but there are options for making it more tolerable. Let us know if you have any other tips below and if these methods worked for you. It would be interesting to hear about your thoughts and opinions. This will answer some of the most common questions about linking Tinder to Facebook, creating fake Facebook accounts to sync up with Tinder and more. We hope this will help you get on the right track. An error occurred while requesting a token for SMS Verification. This is a common message when it comes to verifying your Facebook account with Tinder through the setup process. If you keep getting this error try to use the following techniques to get it to accept your SMS token. This means double clicking on the home button on the iPhone and swiping the app up to close it out fully. This should reset the SMS verification tool. On an iPhone go to settings, then apps and find Facebook. Tap on it and delete the sync between the two apps so that they no longer communicate. Make sure you login with the Facebook account you want to link, not necessarily your personal account. This is another common problem and one that can be a bit confusing and not intuitive. Since you sync the two accounts you would think that after syncing them any change made on the Facebook account would show up on Tinder. However, this is not the case after you sync them. After the sync they are again completely separate and there is no data shared between the two apps. To make the change on Tinder, you will have to manually go into the app and from there change your profile picture to match what you just changed it to. I just created a fake Facebook account to sync with Tinder but when I go to login, Tinder wants to use my real account and not my fake account. How do I use my fake account? Tinder obviously would rather everyone use their real account as that makes their service more credible from their point of view. However, not everyone wants to show everyone else on Tinder who their friends with, all their profile photos, etc. From there, delete the Tinder permissions associated with your profile. Now use your fake Facebook account login and you should be all set. I hope this answered some of the new questions that have been bugging you. If you have any more questions, feel free to leave them below. Also, if you found another tip, let us know in the comments below so we can try it! Hello once more, Appamatix readers! Where else could you meet a that lives nearby? As you might be dreading to read, the two app-based social entities are still in bed with one another pardon the pun! This is, of course, contingent upon our agreement that honest representation on Tinder is the only way to go because more of your Facebook information is available to prospective matches than ever before. Your education and professional backgrounds—as written on your Facebook profile—now are fair game as featured information on your Tinder listing. Now, much like you can with other social media platforms, your Tinder profile allows you to create a unique, custom handle, so that your listing can be shared anywhere else on the web, at any time. Want to give someone a mainline right to your heart via Tinder? This can now be accomplished much easier than before. Maybe you went to the same school. Maybe you worked the same gig. You can now upload profile photos to Tinder directly from your phone, rather than having to go through Facebook every time you wish to do so! If you fancy yourself an expert of the GIF image, you can now select from a huge library of searchable GIFs, right from the messaging keyboard in Tinder. As usual, leave your comments and questions below!