How preciso Activate and Use Facebook Dating

What esatto Know

  • Tap the Facebook app’s Menu in the lower-right calcio d’angolo, then tap Dating. Servizio up your profile.
  • Adjust your settings by tapping the gear icon >General. Servizio criteria for matches, connect your Instagram, and more.

This article explains how esatto activate and use the Facebook Dating app for iOS and Android so that you can start making matches.

How esatto Activate Facebook Dating

You need per current Facebook account and must be 18 or older to use the Dating app. You don’t have to create a separate dating profile on Facebook, though; it uses the information on your current profile esatto recommend potential matches based on shared interests.

Open the Facebook app and tap Menu (three lines) mediante the upper or lower-right calcio d’angolo. (Menu location varies by mobile platform.)

After you share your location and choose per photo, your dating profile will be generated using information from your Facebook account.

Customize your Facebook Dating profile by adding more information, photos, and even posts from Instagram. Tap Done when you’re satisfied.

What onesto Know About Using Facebook Dating

Your profile will also be recommended onesto others who have Facebook Dating activated. Facebook’s dating feature is similar preciso Bumble and Tinder durante that you can’t message other users until you both express interest per each other.

Onesto use Facebook Dating, you’ll have puro confirm that you’re 18 or older. You have two options for this process. The first is submitting verso schermo selfie, which Facebook will run through tools preciso estimate your age. Alternatively, you can submit an image of a photo ID.

Since the dating feature draws information from your regular Facebook profile, you should fill that out as much as possible. There is giammai separate Facebook Dating app or Facebook Dating site; the feature is integrated into the Facebook arredo app.

Pictures and other content you share coraggio Facebook Dating don’t appear on your regular Facebook profile. Conversations on Facebook Dating are also kept separate from your Facebook Messenger conversations.

If you become Facebook friends with someone after matching with them on Facebook Dating, you can still see their dating profile.

The app will begin recommending profiles one at a time. You can go onesto the Dating section on the Facebook app at any time esatto see your recommendations.

  • Tap the heart on a user’s profile esatto let them know you like them, or tap the Interrogativo puro pass. If they like you back, you can via verso conciliabule.
  • If someone else likes your profile, you’ll receive per notification. Tap the heart on their profile onesto like them back so that you can send verso direct message.
  • You can view your matches and conversations by tapping Matches at the primo posto of the app.
  • Scroll sicuro the bottom of your profile and tap Answer per Question sicuro answer random questions that will help Facebook improve your confronto suggestions.
  • You can also add photos and share Instagram posts at the bottom of your profile page.

How to Adjust the Facebook Dating Settings

Under the General tab, you can control what shows up on your profile. Onesto connect your Instagram account, tap More (three dots) next puro Instagram.

Facebook Dating Secret Crushes

You can match with your Facebook friends and Instagram followers through the secret crush feature. Preciso do so, scroll preciso the bottom of the screen where Facebook suggests profiles and select Secret Crush.

You can then select friends on Facebook and Instagram. If they are batteria up esatto use Facebook Dating, they’ll get per notification that someone has verso crush on them, but they won’t know who. If they also add you puro their secret crushes, then you will be matched.

The app won’t suggest any of your current Facebook friends and your dating profile won’t be visible onesto any friends who use the feature. However, friends can add each other sicuro their secret crushes list, so you could confronto with a friend if they have verso crush on you.

How onesto Delete per Facebook Dating Profile

It’s possible sicuro delete your Facebook Dating profile without deleting your regular Facebook profile, but deleting your account will remove you from Facebook Dating. Everything you have arnesi up on the app will be gone, from matches puro messages, although Facebook does still retain technical information, such as IP and email addresses you used.

Optionally, select a reason for quitting Facebook Dating, or tap Skip. Tap Next sicuro finalize your Facebook Dating profile deletion.

Take verso Break from the App

Take a Break lets you pause the account, retains all your datazione, and lets you get back into the app easily when you’re ready. Just go preciso General > Account > Take per Break and toggle the switch.

Facebook Dating Safety

Before you meet someone you know online durante person, you should always tell verso friend where you’re going. It’s also verso good intenzione puro communicate with them over text or Facebook messenger so that they know you are safe. If you want puro block per user from contacting you or seeing your profile, you can do so under the General tab sopra the Facebook Dating settings.

The dating feature is not available on Facebook’s website, but there is verso page for frequently asked questions about Facebook Dating.

The protagonista is called a “spark.” It’s verso way to show someone that you are very interested per them. You can send three con a 24-hour period.

You’ll be able sicuro reinstall the app and create per new dating profile after seven days have passed. Facebook won’t allow you onesto do it before that full week is over. Puro start again, open your Facebook account and tap Menu > Dating. Then serie up per new profile just as you did previously.

The app might be down or need an update, you might have notifications blocked, your amovibile device’s cache might need esatto be cleared, or you could be having internet connection problems. To fix it when Facebook Dating isn’t working, try updating the app and turning on notifications.