Looking to sites like Twitter and even the offerings on Facebook, it’ s no wonder that a large segment of the population is looking to other sources for their social networking ambitions. Other resources for meeting new people, and finding new friends wherever you might be living.
Skout is a popular social networking application that has a website and/or mobile application that is used as a fun way to meet other people. Registered users may sign up using their Facebook log in or their email address. Once a user is registered, they can customize their account by populating their profile to look for a specifics type of person that they may be interested in. This is a great way to have the application find what type of person you are looking for, such as male or female.
What makes this application so popular is the many features that it has embedded into it. A few simple tools is the ability to “wink”, start a chat, or send a person a virtual gift. This is much like a dating application but with a friendly Facebook environment adding a fun style to it, especially with the new Fuse functionality.
One fun tool in Skout is what is called the “Shake to Chat” feature. The tool will open the way for a conversation starter among random people. Every user that will shake their phone at the same time will be connected to each other instantly. People find this a fun way to meet many different people.
Another fantastic feature of Skout is that it is a great social networking application that can be used on a personal computer or on an iOS /Android mobile device. Whether one is at home or at work, they can use a computer or smart phone to connect to people all over the world. Searching for new friends or a possible dating partner, by location, gender, or both, is at ones fingertips.
A user can also find live events using Skout. A feature called Nixter is an app that is integrated into Skout, which will find live events in a specified city. How awesome is that? Imagine being able to look for a party and/or buy tickets in the San Francisco area. This kool feature will eventually be spread throughout every city in the US.
A premium paid feature in Skout is focused on meeting people while traveling throughout their travel destination. This is a popular tool, as people would like to meet and/or chat with others in the area they are traveling through. Single users use this tool to meet others in a city that they are in, to meet up and go to events together. Some users use it as a quick dating tool to have a wild adventure with a stranger that they plan to never see again.
For the above reasons, Skout has become a fun, popular, social networking application that is well worth trying, if interacting with others is the goal. Wink, chat, send virtual gifts, shake to chat for fun, meet people with random interactions, find all live events in an area, or meet others while traveling.