Single text dating
That’s the promise from Bumble, an 8-month-old app that’s adding a new algorithm to grade users on metrics like engagement and, well, whether they’re demanding to see you naked.To earn a “VIBee” badge on Bumble, male and female users alike must establish a track record of having real conversations with other users, says Whitney Wolfe, Bumble’s founder and CEO.
The age of first marriage is now in the late twenties, and more people in their 30s and even 40s are deciding not to settle down.
The way you text a new potential match—and your sad, pathetic attachment to tired abbreviations like YOLO or ROTFL—will most probably determine if you ever go on the first date.
The online dating website, Zoosk, recently published research suggesting that poor grammar and word choice can have a major impact on your dating success.
According to Today.com, the website surveyed more than 9,000 single individuals, and found that people can be pretty harsh when it comes to judging how a potential match puts a sentence together. It probably won't shock you that men aren't too worked up over grammar and punctuation.
However, for 65 percent of women, poor spelling is a major turn off, and potentially a signal that the man one the other side of the phone is uneducated and unintelligent.