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”My pleasant if unremarkable experience with Bumble was slightly marred when I read this ludicrous passage in ’s fawning interview of Bumble founder Whitney Wolfe.“Users swipe left (or ‘no’) and right (or ‘yes’) on profiles of potential partners. But on Bumble—unlike Tinder or Ok Cupid—only the women can begin a conversation…Perhaps still more impressive: the ratio of women to men using the app, which is just about even—uncommon for this sector.Editor’s Note: These 5 apps were Chloe’s choices in 2015 when this article was first featured, as a follow-up to her 2013 review.Over the last two years, we’ve seen a few new additions, most notably Find Femmes and Compatible Partners.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.Finally, you can start dating a lesbian that hasn’t slept with any of your friends.
While this freedom is endearing, a few simple prompts a la Ok Cupid might be helpful.
So If you’ve tried either of those, leave your experience in the comments! HER is a fresh, ultra flexible app aimed exclusively at lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, and queer women.
HER’s modern hybrid of dating and social networking is a refreshing break from the pressure to hook-up or fuck off that embodies some competitors.
I like being able to see what I have in common with someone before striking up a conversation.
Hinge’s friends of friends model supposedly encourage good behavior because of social accountability, and I did find Hinge users to be more polite and well-spoken than Tinder or Ok Cupid dwellers.
Setting up my HER profile took less than five minutes; I just signed in with Facebook, selected a couple pictures from my various social media feeds and filled out my stats.