What does purple beam or Boost mean in Tinder and how to activate it?

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Tinder is an application where you can meet new users and make yourself known da more people if you wish; This application offers several options that will help you have fun and have a better experience when using it.

This application has managed to advance more and more, in it you can see a purple ray which is called Tinder Boost, many of its users do not know what it is or how they can use it, for this reason we will explain everything you need to know, about this Boost.

What is Purple Lightning or Boost on Tinder?

First of all, Tinder is the ideal application if you are looking to meet new people, you can create an account, that's enough download this application on your mobile, some people don't like it, that their friends find out that they use this application, this is what you can avoid very simply.

When you download this application and access it, we can see that below we see 5 icons, on the right side you will see this purple ray, this is for your profile to be the area of ​​influence for a long period of 30 minutes, which will increase your chances of receiving likes, super likes or matches from other users.

The use of this radius or Boost, will you gives 10 times more visits to your profile, this option is a complete marvel, as it allows you to improve in every way, in this application, by making yourself known among multiple users.


If what you are looking for is to have more attention, in this application, this is the best way to do it, we have to recommend that this will make more people see your status, so you need to have good pictures on your profile, to get the user's attention.

How to activate and use purple beam or boost in Tinder?

This boost is free for one month, for users who are part of Tinder Plus and Tinder Gold, while other users have to pay to use it, has a price that is changed by the application's criteria. To use it, you will need to enter the application.

Press the icon where this Boost is presented, when you do it you will see that a window opens, which show all packages that it offers, here you can select what you prefer and the one that best suits what you want to achieve, then press the button that says «Get More Boost», you have to wait for it to load.

At the time of the charge, they will ask you to write the following information: Your credit card, you will have to touch the icon of the card you will use to pay, enter your name and surname, you must enter this information exactly as your card is, they will ask you for your card number; try to do it as carefully as possible so as not to make mistakes.

It will also appear that you have completed this section "MM / YY", here you must enter the number and year of validity of your card, as well as the "CVC" where you must write the last 3 digits found on the back of the card. To finish you need to click on the button that says "Buy Now", this will process the payment and start using the Boost.

Tips for taking advantage of the purple beam or Boost in Tinder

As said before, this icon is very useful, you must be clear that you will have to use a strategy to take advantage of it, the first thing you should do is go to your profile and study the best phrases, photos and descriptions, which you can implement to attract more audience. 

Another strategy you can put in place is that of set up a schedule, to activate it at times when most people connect; having more chances of being seen, you can investigate the hours of rest of different countries, doing so activates an alarm, so that you remember the best time to use this boost.

You can also implement it in public holidays or weekends, the days when people take a rest and try to talk to friends on Tinder. She remembers that it lasts 30 active minutes, try to make the most of it. 

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