- 1 Why ASKfm is bad?
- 2 What happened with ASKfm?
- 3 Does ASKfm send random questions?
- 4 Does ASKfm virus?
- 5 Can I see who viewed my ask fm?
- 6 Is ASKfm a dating site?
- 7 How do you stop a shoutout on ask?
- 8 Who owns ASKfm?
- 9 What happened to Formspring?
- 10 How do you get random questions on ASKfm?
- 11 What to ask when asking questions?
- 12 How do you ask questions on ASKfm anonymously?
- 13 What is ASKfm used for?
- 14 Is ASKfm safe?
- 15 How does ASKfm make money?
Why ASKfm is bad?
Concerns About ASKfm Pornographic content. And often, it’s not just questions…it’s accusations. Slanderous rumors, masked as inquiries. The app gives kids an open invitation to engage in reputation-killing gossip, use bad language and insult others, and yes—bully their peers.
What happened with ASKfm?
2014–2016: Purchased by IAC, terrorist content concerns, and collaboration with safety centers. In August 2014, the site was purchased by IAC, who also owns Ask.com, with IAC announcing its intention to refocus on safety. Since IAC has acquired Ask.fm, it has relocated its headquarters to Dublin, Ireland.
Does ASKfm send random questions?
We do not have question bots, what you receive is spam from other users.
Does ASKfm virus?
We place advertisements on the app and website to ensure ASKfm is available free of charge and is constantly developing to bring users new and fun features. Our ads do not contain viruses or sound you would not be able to silence.
Can I see who viewed my ask fm?
No. There is no ASKfm tracker and there will never be one. We take anonymity seriously and we guarantee that your identity will remain anonymous after you have asked an anonymous question. Please be aware of other sites, apps or programs that claim they can help you track other users – THEY CAN NOT.
Is ASKfm a dating site?
Launched in December, Mint is pitched as a location-based mobile dating app that helps you meet with people nearby. Its modus operandi is similar to Tinder but with one exception: users don’t need a mutual match to start messaging. Instead, the app allows for a more traditional free-for-all.
How do you stop a shoutout on ask?
There is no option to remove Shoutouts from your incoming questions. Please do not answer Shoutouts if you are not interested in this feature.
Who owns ASKfm?
Ask.fm is set up by brothers Ilja and Mark Terebin as a rival to question and answer based social network Formspring.
What happened to Formspring?
Formspring, one of the original social question and answer sites, has announced that it will be shutting down on March 31st. Launched in November 2009, Formspring let users post questions either anonymously or tagged with their accounts and then receive answer from other Formspring users or anonymous visitors.
How do you get random questions on ASKfm?
ASKfm has a question generator located on your questions page. Just click on it to generate some random questions and answer them to your heart’s delight!
What to ask when asking questions?
Break the ice and get to know people better by selecting several of these get-to-know-you questions.
- Who is your hero?
- If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
- What is your biggest fear?
- What is your favorite family vacation?
- What would you change about yourself if you could?
- What really makes you angry?
How do you ask questions on ASKfm anonymously?
On ASKfm there are two kinds of anonymity – you can ask anonymous questions and you can also receive questions from anonymous users. Every time you ask a question, you can choose whether you want to show your identity by tapping on the “Ask anonymously” switch and it will change into “Ask openly”.
What is ASKfm used for?
ASKfm is a global social network where you can ask anyone your burning questions, anonymously or publicly.
Is ASKfm safe?
Is Ask.fm Safe? The main concern with Ask.fm is the anonymous content and that there is no monitoring by Ask.fm. Since the site is allows for anonymous, unmonitored content, it is increasingly being used for cyberbullying, sexualized content, and other abuses.
How does ASKfm make money?
ASK coins are our internal currency that users can get on ASKfm and also use them there. You can get coins in the following ways: By receiving rewards for answers. The more creative, funny, interesting content you make, the more chances to get rewarded!