Log on to one of the many gay dating apps available for a smartphone and you’ll see an ocean of torsos, biceps, and sometimes other body parts (i.e. It’s no surprise that these apps have developed a reputation for being pretty much just for sex.This Valentine’s Day, one of these apps is looking to change that.“The most important feature, frankly of any service in the dating world is the guys that are there.Whether they're geo location based apps, they're websites, or they're personal adds, ultimately the [main] feature is the guys.” Silverberg explained. Back in my day, it was a lot tougher and riskier to find someone who wanted to have sex with us.As the CEO of SCRUFF, one of the largest gay dating apps in the world, I take these reports seriously. While the voluntary withdrawal is justified by slightly different reasons; there seems to be a common complaint: a high level of stress associated with usage.“We've been hearing from our members who are really looking for dates or relationships that they wanted an easier way to do it.”SCRUFF Match is the app’s solution for these users.
Sugar D has gathered thousands of sugar daddies and sugar babies from all over the world since the moment it launched.“What makes SCRUFF Match in particular different is we are essentially creating a space for gay guys who are specifically interested in dates and relationships and we're saying this is a space for you.”This space that Silverberg and SCRUFF’s team are creating is certainly unique among gay dating apps.For although apps and services do provide the option of filtering out men who are looking for a relationship, they hardly feel as specific as what SCRUFF intends SCRUFF Match to be.Besides, the gay scruff app requires new members to upload a profile photo to increase their chance of meeting more potential members to talk.After it, you are free to enjoy this gay scruff app.In 2015, the company added a traveler alert feature that notifies users when they reach one of approximately 100 countries where homosexuality is criminalized, sends alerts to members about immediate safety concerns in these regions, and partners with the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA), on a web page identifying anti-gay laws in such countries.Using geolocation, the home interface displays a grid of user profile pictures, arranged from nearest to farthest away.However, you can always get to your profile page to add more information that you want others to know about you.Its huge member base will make sure that you can meet as many as members before you find your ideal partner on Sugar D.“I think SCRUFF Match, by creating a space for guys specifically who are looking for dates or relationships is going to provide a different enough experience that hopefully will be able to reach a lot of those people who maybe weren't as attracted to or didn't find the kind of community they were looking for on apps as they have existed to this day.”Matt Lee is a Web producer for Metro New York. Talk to him (or yell at him) on twitter so he doesn’t feel [email protected] The privacy and security of location-based apps has become a major concern for smartphone users around the globe. I've realized that many friends and clients quietly abandoned hook-up apps.