Sarahah fell almost as fast as it rose up the App Store charts. This anonymous chatting app became an overnight hit, but the fact users kept getting harassing questions from anonymous people (messages from people you know, but their identity sealed) quickly became a haven for bullies. Well TBH, short for ‘To Be Honest’ gives you the same anonymity, but users are only allowed to ask positive messages.
On TBH, friends can send you messages anonymously, but not insulting messages. This anonymous messaging app seems to have learned from Sarahah failures and is now improving the anonymous messaging experience. The messages are sent via an in-app quiz.
The app is targeting mainly the youths, ones in middle and high schools. Once a user installs it on their phone, it scans your address book and finds your contacts who have also installed the app. It then starts servicing them a series of “polls” on you, which your contacts can answer; albeit anonymously.
The questions do change from time to time, but they are always positive. They will ask your contacts things like “world’s best party planner,” or “who is …read more