A great way of discovering common interests you might share with your matches.
Dating expert Dr Jessica Carbino, who studied the findings for Tinder, explained that it’s all to do with being able to see the eyes of a potential partner – something which is crucial to finding someone attractive or not. Either way, you Research shows that there are 50 million active users on Tinder who check their accounts 11 times per day and spend an average of 90 minutes per day on the app. When it first came onto the scene, it was used more as a hook-up/ no strings sex app because it finds you potential matches based on their proximity to you but now almost everyone seems to be on it.‘Seeing the iris gives us clues as to whether you can be trusted,’ Dr Carbino explained, which kind of makes sense seeing as eyes are the windows to the soul and all that. And if you’re all too familiar with the perils of Tinder, we’ve charted the 12 most soul-destroying things about internet dating. And the app has revealed its latest update which allows users to add info about their gender identity. It finds your location using GPS, then uses your Facebook information to create your profile (don’t worry, nothing about Tinder will ever be posted to Facebook).Girls must initiate the conversation with their matches, or else they disappear after 24 hours.The only control the guy has in the situation is the ability to extend one match each day for an extra 24 hours, whispering a Hail Mary prayer that the chosen girl will throw them a bone and send a message.She worked under co-founder and CMO Justin Mateen as VP of Marketing, while dating him, and helped grow Tinder’s business among young college students.
After a couple of years with the company, however, things went sour between Justin and Whitney, leading to a lawsuit waged against Justin Mateen, Sean Rad, Tinder, and IAC.
I would say leave them at home and choose a photo that shows your personality.’ Stand out from the crowd ‘The majority of people wear neutral colours in their profile photos – black, brown, white, or grey.
So if you really want to stand out, wear a bit of colour.’ Keep group photos to a minimum ‘I like seeing who someone’s friends are because I think that says a lot about a person, but one group photo is enough – don’t make it your first photo, and certainly not all of them.’ Don’t neglect your bio ‘As a guy, you’re 98 per cent more likely to get swiped right if you don’t have your bio filled out.
We introduced GIF integration recently because we get asked a lot of questions, particularly from the guys, about what do I say, how do I get the conversation going?
Don’t say hey or hi, you know immediately they’re going to say hi back, so say something interesting about something you saw on their profile.
On Tinder, it’s relatively easy for people to use the app exclusively as a game, swiping left and right on potential matches until their thumbs are sore without any intention of making a connection.