Skip navigation! Story from Tech. Facebook Dating is giving "FB official" a whole new meaning. The dating feature on Facebook, which launched last fall , is now rolling out to 14 more countries with a new tool called "Secret Crush" that lets you anonymously express interest in your FB friends. Kind of like a reimagined Facebook poke — the ultimate old-school flirting method. Whereas other dating apps just connect you with friends of friends and strangers with an occasional friend mixed in to make things weird , Secret Crush lets you connect with the people you already know who you might be interested in, but takes away the potential awkwardness of unreciprocated feelings.
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Facebook Dating will be a feature, not an app; here’s a peek
On Thursday, the social media giant launched a full-functioning dating app within its platform, allowing single or curious Facebook users to browse through profiles and even connect with friends of friends. The company previously announced in May that it was interested in the online dating market, a market full of niche apps and powerhouses like Tinder and Bumble. And with 24 million active Facebook users every month in Canada, the company decided to make the country its first North American launch the app has already launched in Colombia and Thailand.
If you've ever wanted to let Facebook know who your romantic crush is -- and no, "poking" doesn't count -- soon you'll have the chance to do just that. Today, at its F8 developers conference, the company announced Secret Crush, a new feature that will let you use Facebook Dating to express interest in someone from your friends on the site. Facebook says that users have told it they believe there's an opportunity to explore romances within their own extended circle of friends on Facebook, and that's how the idea for Secret Crush came to be. The feature will let you select from up to nine Facebook friends who you may be interested in, and if they're on the Dating service, they'll get a notification letting them know someone has a crush on them.