Badoo for Mobile Web
Badoo’s mobile website can be used to access Badoo and meet new people without even downloading their app. While the mobile app for Badoo works with Windows Phone, iOS, and Android, the mobile website works for any and all tablets and phones so long as they can load the web page. If you already have an account with Badoo, then you’re ready to sign in to the mobile website to begin chatting with new friends.
From your phone or smart device,
- Open your mobile web browser.
- Enter or tap the URL https://m.badoo.com.
- Sign in with the Continue with a Facebook button or choose Other options to log on with Google or the email address you used when making a Badoo account.
If you have difficulty signing in, you may have incorrectly typed in your email address or password. Does Tap Already have an account? and then choose the Forgot login or password? link to reset your account password by following the prompts.
Features on Badoo for Mobile Web Home Screen
Once you sign in to Badoo’s mobile website, you can begin using the variety of features available to you on the chat and social networking service. Most features work the same way as the website and smartphone apps, while others are simplified for older mobile phones.
Here is a quick rundown of the Badoo home screen on the mobile website:
People Nearby: Tapping this lets you see all the Badoo members nearby, plus search filters to find the specific types of friends or dates you’re looking for. As you know, Badoo uses the location settings on your phone to track people near you so you can easily connect to them.
Encounters: The Encounters game is a fun way to browse through local users quickly in an exciting, Hot-or-Not-styled feature where you can swipe left or right to decline or accept any other user. You can also swipe up and down to see the user’s images.
Profile: This is the first point of contact between you and the rest of the Badoo community. Fill out your profile, complete with pictures and information, to create an attractive first impression and meet new people.
Messages: This folder is where your incoming and read messages are stored until deleted.
Visitors: Check out this list to see who has been peeking in on your profile. A great way to meet potential matches for friendship, dating, and activities.
Like You: When you like a pick on the Encounters game, they will be placed on this list until you delete them.
You Like: Want to see who liked you on the Encounters game? This list will display your most recent likes if you have Super Powers enabled.
Mutual: In situations where you and another Badoo user like each other, you will both appear in each other’s Mutual list. Your chances of forming a good platonic or romantic relationship are better if you find a match on this list.
Blocked Users: Want to see who you blocked from contacting you? This list will show you those you have chosen not to be contacted by in the future.
How to Complete Your Badoo Profile
A full profile creates more opportunities to meet new friends and dates. Tap each section to amend and complete your profile:
Basic info: Set your age and the name as you wish it to be displayed. This area is also for your work and education information.
About you: In this area, users can share more personal information, including a few words about themselves, what they look like, whether they have and/or want children, and various other things regarding language, drinking, relationships, sexuality, smoking, etc.
From the profile, you can also enable Super Powers or purchase Badoo Credits to enable additional features.
How to Add Photos to Your Badoo Profile
To add new pictures and images to your profile, tap the photos menu from the bottom and then Add photos.
How to Sign out or Delete Your Badoo Account
To completely remove your Badoo account, go into your profile and then choose Settings > Account > Delete account.
If you just want to sign off, access the same Account page but choose Sign out.
How to Use Badoo Search
Badoo Search for Mobile Web
On Badoo for Mobile Web, the “People Nearby” feature acts as a way to search for new friends and possible dates through your mobile web browser.
When you first tap the link, you will see a screen with the members closest to your current location. However, you can filter the results to show people from other cities, men or women only (or both), online or new users (or both), and people within any age range.
Tap any photo to visit that user’s profile page to learn more about them, see their pictures, etc.
How to Use Badoo Messages on Mobile Web
Checking for messages on Badoo’s mobile web is simple. Press the message link from the home screen to access your inbox. It’s the small icon that looks like a speech bubble.
The is the inbox where all incoming and sent messages are delivered and stored until deleted.
How to Open and Delete a Message on Badoo
To chat with someone who has sent you an instant message, press the message. You can now have a back and forth discussion with them, send photos, etc.
To remove a message from your inbox, tap the Edit link and then choose the checkbox(es) next to the message(s) you wish to delete. Use the red Delete button to remove it from your inbox.
View Profile Visitors on Badoo for Mobile Web
You can see who visited your Badoo profile by going into the messages section and tapping the menu and then choosing Visits.
This is a great opportunity to message members who saw you but didn’t get a chance to try to match or send a message. You can then go after them from here.