In my previous article, I gave you a concise article on Facebook Friendship Dating and I believe you found it interesting. Here, I’ll teach you how to activate Facebook dating and start meeting singles who are ready to mingle.
Facebook Dating allows users to create a separate dating profile distinct from their regular Facebook profile. This profile is used exclusively for dating purposes.
Facebook Dating was rolled out gradually to different countries, and its availability varied. It is essential to check whether Facebook Dating is available in your region by navigating to the dating section within the Facebook app.
It is simple as A, B, C, and D to activate your FB dating, all you have to do is to adhere to the basic steps given in this article and you’ll be very much good to go. When you have activated your account, you can easily express interest in potential matches by liking their profiles. If both parties express mutual interest, they can start a conversation within the Facebook Dating platform.
The goal of Facebook dating is simply to connect users with people who have similar preferences and connections.
Facebook Dating Requirements
To be eligible to use Dating on Facebook, you should;
- Be 18years and above.
- Have the latest or updated Facebook app.
- Make sure your Facebook account is in good standard.
- Make sure your country is eligible to use dating (this eligibility can be seen when you update your Facebook app and check on the menu for the dating icon. If it is there, then you are good to go).
Update Facebook App For Dating
Ensure that you have the latest version of the Facebook app installed on your mobile device. Facebook Dating is typically integrated into the main Facebook app, so having the latest version ensures you have access to the feature.
To update your app, simply follow the steps below;
- Open your Google Play Store or App Store
- In the search bar, type and search for “Facebook“
- Select the official Facebook app from the list of applications dispalyed
- Tap on “Update” and the app will be updated on your device.
When this is done, you should see new features on your Facebook app which includes the Facebook dating feature.
How To Activate Facebook Dating
To activate your Facebook dating, simply adhere to the steps below
- Open the updated Facebook App from your mobile homescreen and ensure that you are logged in with the account you want to use for Facebook Dating.
- Tap on the hamburger line at the top right side .
- Look for the “Dating” option in the Facebook app. On most devices, this is usually found as a separate tab or icon. It might be located in the main menu or on the home screen, depending on your device and app version.
- Once you enter the Dating section, you’ll be prompted to create a dating profile.
- Follow the on-screen prompts to fill in information such as your preferences, interests, and bio. You can also add photos from your Facebook profile.
- Select the photos you want to feature on your dating profile. Facebook Dating allows you to choose images directly from your Facebook account.
- Then review and adjust your privacy settings. You can control who sees your dating profile, ensuring that it’s visible only to people who meet your criteria.
Once your profile is set up, you can start exploring potential matches based on your preferences and interests. Facebook Dating uses your Facebook activity and preferences to suggest compatible matches.