Scammers will go to great lengths to gain your interest and trust, such as showering you with loving words, sharing apparently personal information and sometimes even sending you gifts.
They may take several months to build what may feel like the romance of a lifetime and can even pretend to book travel to visit you, but they never actually arrive.
Check to make sure the profile picture looks realistic. Look for amateur photos and check if they have more than one. member recommended using to check the legitimacy of profile pictures on dating websites.
This website allows you to upload photographs and uses recognition technology to see if there are matches to the photo anywhere else on the internet.
Adding to the confusion with regard to the Tinder bots, is the fact that Tinder, too, offers a verification process of its own.
It is very important to use your head and take the necessary steps to stay safe when going out on a date.While on Twitter and Facebook, verification lets people know that someone is who they say they are, on Tinder the promise of verification taps into users’ desire to eliminate the safety concerns that come with online dating.And when a female (bot) asks the male (victim) if he’s verified, he may be more interested in following through to do so, because it could lead to a date.Often times when we think of dating violence, we think that it must have occurred during a date with someone that was met online or perhaps a blind date, however studies have proven that the majority of dating violence that occurs, happens between people that already know each other.So even if you think you know your date very well, it is still important to use your head and follow the simple dating tips that will keep you safe.