In May this year at its F8 conference Facebook had announced Dating feature for the site. Now, the feature is rolling out to some users. The social media company has started testing Facebook Dating in Columbia, and depending on how the tests go it will be coming to more countries soon.
Now, that the service is available -- although in a limited way for now -- it has also become clear how Facebook Dating will work. Unlike Tinder, where you have to swipe left and right, there is no swiping involved in Facebook Dating. Instead you Facebook dating new jersey have to directly make the first move and then hope for the best, in a way similar to how it happens in the real world. While launching the Facebook Dating feature Columbia, the social media company revealed a number of key details on how its users will work with this feature.
Here are some key points:. In that country, Facebook is showing users a prompt on their profile page, asking them to opt into the Facebook Dating feature.
If a users doesn't categorically opt for the dating feature, his or her Facebook profile will not be a part of the Dating service. Also, apparently the users must have their relationship status set to "single".
Facebook is handholding the users here and has simplified the whole process in significant ways.