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David Hudson is the Deputy Editor of Gay Superstar Reports,…

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A brand new survey carried out by Travel Gay Asia and Gay Superstar News features discovered most people of homosexual relationships software experienced major difficulties with their own usage.

Fifty-six per cent report encountering ‘fake photo or deceptive pages descriptions’.

Thirty-five % mentioned that they had experienced ‘abuse and harassment online’, while one out of five (21percent) reported experiences for which their particular ‘sexual restrictions were not trusted by their own date’.

Five % of customers reported getting literally threatened whilst on a date positioned via a software.

The study was answered by over 2,000 participants and ended up being performed on the internet in early November.

A lot of the research were to ascertain which software had been being used internationally and just how pleased people were with regards to efficiency.

Of those polled, Grindr is the most popular homosexual relationship application, with 74percent of responders claiming they tried it. After Grindr, the utmost effective five happened to be composed of Scruff (31per cent of responders said they used it), Hornet (27percent), Tinder (27per cent) and Jack’d (24percent).

It’s well worth noting more than 50% of software users need several software with 86percent of both Scruff and Hornet people stating they even utilize Grindr.

Best a small % of users during the survey in fact shell out to use a their own opted for online dating application. If you are paying, people usually gain extra usability and limitless consumption.

Twenty % of Scruff and Grindr users reported said they settled to use the software (the greatest among the programs talked about), while 80% mentioned they used the free of charge variations with the those software.