Companies that have released heterosexual, straight, casual dating apps may be able to learn a thing or two from Grindr. Grindr is a casual dating app designed just for gay guys. It’s available on iPhone, iPad and Android.
Grindr was founded in 2009 and is based in Los Angeles California. They have over 3 million users worldwide and see 10,000 users per day that access the site over 8 times a day for an average period of 1.5 hours per session.
Grindr beat out RunKeepr, Airbnb, Uber and Foursquare.
Grindr allows you to use the app whether you have an account or not and you can peruse photos and bios of other gay men in your area based on location or proximity to your phone.