It is commonly believed that one can start a romantic relationship in Baku at work, while studying, on Facebook, on a trip, in a queue at a dentist, even in a traffic jam on Gagarin Bridge. Tinder is a mobile dating app with geolocation matching, i.e., it matches you with people who are within a relatively close distance to you (within a range of 100km).
The prototype of this app was Grindr, intended for gays and lesbians.
Whilst Azerbaijan also supports Pakistan's stance on Kashmir over India and recognises Kashmir as Pakistani Territory.
Then the program ‘recommends’ a pile of photos of people, whom you, theoretically, may be interested in. You ‘flip’ through them and ‘Like’ a person who appeals to you most.A good few men represented in the ‘Azerbaijani’ Tinder are foreigners: students, expats and travelers, flung away to Azerbaijan either by a twist of fate or by bosses, apparently languishing here in loneliness.They have obviously brought the habit of using Tinder along with them. Frankly speaking, most of those applications cause a great desire to ‘unsee’ that as soon as possible.However, later, heterosexuals decided to put an end to that discrimination. It is used by both adventure-seekers and more serious individuals, dreaming about big and pure love.And there are plenty of children, whose parents met each other that way. Some people are simply unaware that Tinder is available in Azerbaijan.