Tinder isn’t just about finding your next date any more. The company wants to be a social network and messaging app with the introduction of Tinder Moments.
Moments are self-destructing photos that you can share with your matches. The photos are available to view for 24 hours and your matches can swipe right to like it or left to “nope.” You’ll get a notification when someone likes your Moment and you can start chatting.
Tinder Moments is definitely influenced by Snapchat’s disappearing photos and texts. The app has an uphill battle to move away from being known as an app for hook-ups to a full-fledged messaging app. By integrating features from other messaging apps, Tinder could succeed at being an app for friends. Shapchat faced a similar problem as it was first known as the app for sending explicit photos but is now used by many as a messaging platform.
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