Tinder tips. Dating apps are a part of our lives now, and there's an art — and a science — to making sure you sound like a normal, interesting person and not a psychopath. Here's our guide to being approachable and funny on your app of choice. To get swiped left on, the bar is spectacularly low: And so two GQ writers — one female, one male — have compiled solid tips for achieving that winning bio.
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As an adult, every single one of my long-term relationships has started on a dating site or a dating app. With the notable exception of the time I agreed to go out with the guy tattooing me because he literally was driving an ink-covered needle into my wrists and I couldn't think of a polite way to say no, but that's a story for another day, and maybe that dating advice can teach you something. When it comes to using dating apps to find forever love, I'm not alone. We live in a digital age, and when you can have tampons, ice cream, a novelty t-shirt that makes it look like you're wearing a bikini and a DVD of A Walk to Remember delivered to your door in under an hour at any time of day, why shouldn't we rely on technology to also help us with our deeper needs like love? One of the most popular dating apps around is Tinder obviously , and like many other dating apps out there, it's got its pros and its cons.
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A few years ago, the concept of online dating was pretty alien and off-putting to me. There are beautiful people practically all around us, I thought. Then my friend Zack explained the appeal of online dating perfectly: This made so much sense to me. So I decided to go completely out of my dating comfort zone and do an extreme social experiment.
If you're wondering why a Bradley Cooper lookalike hasn't appeared out of the depths of your iPhone and swiped right on your selfie, Tinder's Vice President of Branding and Communications, Rosette Pambakian, might have the answer. Is it because you're wearing grey in your profile picture? Is your bio too long? Have you connected to your Instagram?