She had to press a button "promising" to abide by Tinder's rules and guidelines before she could start swiping again, she said."We notify users that they have been reported, the reason(s) why they were reported, and that they run the risk of having their account locked and put under review.
Reported users will receive up to three warnings from us letting them know that their account will be locked and put under review if they keep being reported.
Hinge, another popular dating app, also only offers “woman” and “man” as gender options.
I’ve reached out to both Tinder and Hinge about safeguards for trans people using their apps and why they don’t offer other ways for people to express their genders.
Why waste your time sending messages to those who can’t get back to you-like on those other websites!!! Block all messages from members in the categories you select!!! Block all messages from members in the countries you select!!! If you chose to, you can post your email address, phone number, text number, etc.!!! If you like, we’ll send an email notification when you have new messages!!!
If we find that a user has been wrongfully banned, then we unban their account.This year, 16 trans women have been murdered, and most of them have been trans women of color.“Our main focus is pretty much security and safety,” said Bromell.Yes, there are apps for gay men, like Grindr and Scruff, and one for queer women called Her. Enter Thurst, a dating app for queer, trans and gender non-conforming people.“Thurst pretty much came out of a frustrated conversation with friends, joking about how horrible OKCupid was, for queer folks in general but especially for women and trans folks,” Thurst Co-Founder Morgen Bromell told me.