Facebook Dating Review 2020 – When Facebook entered the dating network, one of the questions people asked was if Facebook was going to be successful here. Facebook is more than a social media network given its many features that grant user limitless opportunities on different scales.
The dating feature is one of those many features and to be honest it has really been helpful as it was envisioned to be. Launched in the U.S on the 5th of September 2019, this feature has really helped with dating on Facebook. It launch has also been spread to more than 19 other countries worldwide including Brazil, Vietnam, Paraguay, Chile, Canada, Argentina, and so on.
Facebook Dating Attributes 2020
For starters, its mode of operation is unique and unlike others, we’ve seen before. You must be 18 years or above to use this feature and you must also have a Facebook account.
This way you can connect over Instagram or Facebook to improve your Facebook dating experience. Your Facebook dating profile would still be a secret. It’s free to use and profile building has never been easier and more effective.
Speaking of secret, it’s secret crush feature is mind-blowing. It allows users to create a list of up to 9 people on Facebook or Instagram whom they have a crush on. The crushes would be notified that someone has a crush on them but the someone would remain anonymous unless the feeling is mutual.
So your listed crush has to have your name in his/her list for you both to be informed and matched by Facebook dating.
Facebook Dating Pros
Facebook dating creates a platform on Facebook where users can fix their love or lust life without it affecting their Facebook presence in any way. It helps builds on the dating experience with the data users already dropped on their regular Facebook account. That’s why it’s almost impossible to come across a Facebook friend while browsing through possible matches on Facebook dating.
On setting up a Facebook dating profile, you might not really like what you see. Given what you want to use the Facebook dating account for. There is an option to edit all of it and make it look different to suit any kind of relationship you want on this platform.
Facebook Dating Cons
Facebook has always had issues with users’ privacy and data sales. Consequently, this is one thing that has made users consider deleting their Facebook accounts numerously. It would be a shame if Facebook dating users somehow find out their dating data were compromised in one way or the other.
Also, there is no video-chat option when using Facebook dating. Facebook is so strong on its privacy terms to the extent of not creating a video-chat option. However that will be a waste if Facebook keeps up to its image of being bad at keeping its users’ data safe and secure.
You might also need to know that one of the main reasons Facebook dating has not been launched across Europe is because Facebook failed to provide the EU data regulator with a required assessment of privacy risks to users. Something to think about if you are already using the Facebook dating feature.
Facebook dating was awarded the 2020 Dating Site Reviews Editor’s Top Pick Up & Coming Award. More than 30 million out of 229 million U.S Facebook users use Facebook dating. This is in just less than a year of its launch.
Privacy and Publicity issues fears aside, the Facebook dating app is the perfect dating service for anyone. But sometimes one might consider the likes of Tinder, POF and so on for their experience and expertise.