If you take nothing else away from the company's results, just know that pretty much anything you say to a new match is better than a simple "hey." To collect information on how Hinge's users respond (or don't respond) to opening lines, Hinge's data analysts and copywriters came up with 100 opening lines and then showed a selection of them to some of their users to see how they would respond.
Hinge says men are 98% more likely than women to respond to assertive, invitational messages, so ask him to get drinks or grab dinner.
A proper profile knows how to tap into various internal qualities that women are attracted to, through every single word that is written, and every picture that is posted.
If you use these pick up lines before you are ready, you will be wasting opportunities that you will never have again. If you fail the first time, trying again a few days or weeks later will only make you appear desperate.
If you're talking to someone who is 18 to 23, Hinge suggests a "novelty" or surprising opener.If you're trying to chat up someone who is 24 to 28, Hinge says to start a conversation based around lifestyle or activities, so ask about brunch preferences or what the person likes to do on a Sunday.Those aged 29 to 34 in Hinge's study tend to respond more to more personal conversation starters. If you'd like to talk to someone who is 35 or older, Hinge suggests conversation starters with pop-culture references.We all know, whether firsthand or through acquaintances, that online dating can be a horror show.The silver lining: Horrifying messages are ideal material for war stories, and depressing or entertaining websites and articles that feature egregious digital overtures abound.