Business Insider reports that an estimated 50 million people use Tinder every month, with over one billion swipes per day. Of the billion swipes happening across the dating platform, there are only 12 million matches—just over one percent, making the rate of success pretty damn low. With that vast number, there must be an equally high rate of rejection..boy is there.Your profile on HER can be as simple or as in-depth as you want it to be: just add a textbox like you would a picture and write away.While this freedom is endearing, a few simple prompts a la Ok Cupid might be helpful.”My pleasant if unremarkable experience with Bumble was slightly marred when I read this ludicrous passage in ’s fawning interview of Bumble founder Whitney Wolfe.“Users swipe left (or ‘no’) and right (or ‘yes’) on profiles of potential partners. But on Bumble—unlike Tinder or Ok Cupid—only the women can begin a conversation…Perhaps still more impressive: the ratio of women to men using the app, which is just about even—uncommon for this sector.
Making the first move has always been a massive pain in our gay asses, and a ticking clock might be just what queer girls need to swallow their shyness and just say “Hey!
You are so important to us that we haven’t thought of you, but we will, eventually, maybe when we’re bored or running errands or the cable’s out.
Until then, know that we are absolutely friendly and all about you not in our actions or product but in our occasional empty words.
I’m a big fan of Hinge’s latest innovation, a gloriously simple tweak that weeds cheaters out of the matchmaking app pool.
Hinge now syncs relationship status from users Facebook pages.