Meaning those ratchet couples creeping for threesomes can now be instantly spotted and dismissed along with the dishonest and unfaithful. Bumble Bumble’s big feminist twist—only girls can send the first message—is rendered irrelevant by lesbianism.Lesbianism: where girls always have to send the first message. Once you’ve made a match on Bumble, the pressure is on to move quick or miss out.Hinge Hinge is yet another mobile matchmaking app trying to make it big by being like Tinder, only slightly different. This sort of social network expansion has great possibility for lesbians whose hot friends of friends always seem to be just out of reach.Hinge, like Tinder and Bumble, allows me to “prefer” women.The company also plans to make incorporating LGBTQ.communities a priority, though it has yet to introduce any particularly innovative features to that end.” What a strikingly perfect summary of Silicon Valley and corporate America’s treatment of the freshly legalized gay community.I like that instead of clicking on a profile to see more than one picture, HER shows you a collage of images to quickly convey who you’re looking at.“Feed,” my favorite part of HER, is similar to my Facebook feed in that it is all lesbians posting links, events, thoughts, etc. HER introduces itself as “the app that will introduce you to every lesbian you ever wanted to meet.
Perhaps still more impressive: the ratio of women to men using the app, which is just about even—uncommon for this sector.
Unlike Tinder and Bumble, Hinge only showed me women.
Perhaps this is because Hinge’s results aren’t warped by the pressure to provide endless options.
What makes any female dating profile great is the fact that it stands out from the rest of the profiles on any given online dating site. It’s not generic, neutral and overly politically correct.
It doesn’t describe you with overused adjectives such as “intelligent, compassionate, educated, and independent” and it is free of boring statements that say nothing such as “I am as comfortable staying in as staying out.” Rather than continue describing what a good profile is, I want to bring to your attention real examples of three actual dating profiles from on popular site that I rated for content.