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document updated 8 years ago, on Sep 2, 2015
There are several types of tinder that people commonly use: (great overview)

(note: there are commercial tinders available, but only DIY or naturally-found tinders are included on this page)

You can also create a tinder bundle from a variety of forest-found materials. This allows you to use multiple materials that won't work individually, but will work when combined.