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Another Dude Made A PowerPoint On A Dating App & Twitter Is Pretty Impressed

Some people will stop at nothing to get quality matches on dating apps. Changing your pictures to reflect some kind of theme, making your bio a little wittier, or changing your settings to attract a larger pool of people are all good options, but Sam…
By Veronica Lopez

Olympic Athletes Really Aren't Holding Back On Swiping On Tinder In PyeongChang

The Olympics are inarguably beautiful. First off, there's the obvious beauty of the fact that countries from around the world are coming together to create an incredible competition. And it's not a terrifying potentially world-ending competition! It'…
By Candice Jalili

Tinder & Postmates Surprised People On Twitter With Valentine's Day Gifts & OMG

How are you celebrating Valentine's Day? How does this sound to you: a hot dude and awesome free stuff delivered to your door. Not bad, right? Tinder, Postmates, and Adam Levine's #VDayAndChill partnership gave exactly that combination to a handful o…
By Hannah Orenstein

I Made My Ring Size My Tinder Bio & I Ended Up Planning A Wedding The Same Day

I recently helped my parents shop for new wedding rings in honor of their 30th wedding anniversary. On one of our many trips to the jewelry store, I decided to find out my ring size just in case 2018 is the year I need to have this information handy …
By Sydnee Lyons

I Asked My Tinder Matches To See 'Fifty Shades Freed' With Me On A First Date

Fifty Shades Freed falls into many categories: drama, thriller, romance... But it's not an obvious first date film. A movie full of unconventional sex scenes doesn't stand out as the traditional choice for a "let's get to know each other" activity — …
By Jamie Kravitz

5 Ways To Get More Matches During A Blizzard When You Want A Snow Buddy

When it comes to using dating apps during blizzards, I'm going to go ahead and not so humbly say I'm an expert. Having lived through my fair share of brutal winters in both Boston and New York City, I've learned a thing or two about how to successful…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Put "Looking For A Valentine" In My Tinder Bio & Welp, Now I'm Married

If you somehow managed to miss the giant, red balloons in every storefront over the last two weeks, I'm here to tell you that winter is coming. Kidding. Valentine's Day is coming and that's just as devastating especially if, like me, you haven't lock…
By Sydnee Lyons

I Was A Tinder Tour Guide For A Date From Out Of Town & Here's What Happened

I sat with my feet dangling out the window of my rented Parisian bedroom. With a bottle of rosé in one hand and my phone in the other, I was alternating swipes through Tinder with swigs of pink wine. I'd been in the capital for a week, and struggling…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Put My Love Language In My Tinder Bio & Wow, Do These Guys Have Some Words of Affirmation

Ah, love. It's a many-splendored thing, but it's also challenging and complex and really effing confusing — which is why I put my love language in my Tinder bio, so I could figure out from first swipe which of my matches would be most compatible with…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Took Glamour Shots For My Tinder Pictures & It Made Me Feel Super Vulnerable

What's the most bizarre thing you've ever done? Because mine has probably been taking glamour shots for my Tinder profile. It's no secret that I've gotten weird with my dating app photos before — like when I swapped all my Tinder photos for Instagram…
By Sydnee Lyons
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How One Woman Went From Getting Unmatched On Tinder To Winning The Vacation Of Her Dreams

Anyone who has ever used Tinder is familiar with the act of the unmatch. You’re in the middle of a good back-and-forth with someone, and boom! You open the app to send a “good morning” message, only to find that your match has mysteriously vanished f…
By Suzanne McKenzie

13 Tinder Bios For Newly Single People Who Want To Get Back In The Game

A few months ago, I swiped right on a guy whose Tinder bio read, "It's that 'just broke up with the toxic GF' time." Recently single myself, I thought his bio was clever and, dare I say, relatable. We matched, so I shot him what I thought was the per…
By Sydnee Lyons

TBH, This Woman's Tinder Bio Shows We Should All Be Straight Up About What We Want

Back in the day, most people's dream was to somehow meet someone in real life, fall in love with said person by a stroke of magic, and then, get married and have babies. But the dream has changed. Yes, we're still ultimately looking for love, but now…
By Candice Jalili

My Best Guy Friends Created My Tinder Profile & This Is What Happened

Swiping through dating apps is a great way to pass the time when you don't have much else going on, but after a while, even that can get a little monotonous. To make things more exciting, I decided to have my best guy friends use my Tinder to create …
By Sydnee Lyons

You May Start Seeing Puppies On Tinder Soon & It's For The Best Reason

As football fanatics gear up for the Super Bowl next month, fans of adorable puppies everywhere will be prepping for the cutest sports event on television: The Puppy Bowl. The competition featuring your favorite furry pals takes place on the same day…
By Collette Reitz

I Asked My Tinder Matches If They Wanted To Build A Snowman With Me & Here's What Happened

If you live in Northeastern United States and you have had to leave the warmth of your home within the past 24 hours, you're probably pretty grumpy. Same — it's cold and windy out there. I am also extra grumpy because I refuse to call this winter sto…
By Kimmy Foskett

This Girl Made Her Sister A Tinder PowerPoint For Christmas For The Best Reason

Because of the holidays, fun cold weather activities, and endless cozy nights in, many people feel that having a partner in the winter season is ideal. And sometimes it's helpful to find those who are single and mingling a holiday gift that caters to…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

15 Prompts To Put In Your Tinder Bio To Get Way More Interesting Messages

I have a favorite line to use on dating apps. I've most certainly written about it before, and I'm waiting for the day that someone on an app tells me, "Someone just used that line on me." (JK, I don't have that reach. Yet.) End of build-up: it's, "P…
By Kimmy Foskett
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Tinder Online Is About To Change The Way You Work

Here’s the thing: As much as we try, we can’t concentrate on one thing for all that long. Even though an eight-hour workday is considered typical, it’s virtually impossible for us to look at spreadsheets and emails for that long and still remain prod…
By Abigail Cardi

I Gave My Mom Control Of My Tinder Over The Holidays & It Changed How I Swipe

My mom and I have always been exceptionally close. In high school, I'd tell her every detail of my AIM convos with crushes, she was the first call I made anytime I met a cute stranger while studying abroad in college, and she's always up-to-date on t…
By Genevieve Wheeler

I Went On 10 Tinder Dates Over The Holidays & It Led To The Most Unexpected Relationship

When my two-and-a-half year relationship with my partner ended, I immediately bounced back with a whirlwind relationship. Just one problem: my ex and I were still living together. When my live-in ex moved out the same day my new guy moved back to San…
By Jen Kirsch

3 Ways To Be Less Lonely Over The Holidays & Meet New People By Using Tinder

This year, I'll be spending Christmas alone, which has given me a really bad case of the holiday blues. Seriously, I walk around half-heartedly crooning Elvis Presley's "Blue Christmas" at least three times a week now. To be fair, this isn't my first…
By Sydnee Lyons

I Took Christmas Card Photos With My Tinder Date & It Brought Us Closer

While there’s no playbook for how to make the perfect Christmas card, there is one thing that’s traditionally true: you don't usually take Christmas card photos with your date. Especially not with someone you just met through a dating app. So when I …
By Shelby Curran

All This Girl Wanted Was To Sell Her Lamp On Tinder & It Was Actually A Total Hit

Yes, you'd think the purpose of dating apps would be to, I don't know... date? But who says it has to be limited to just dating? You could use it to make friends! You could use it to find ~the one~. You could use it to reconnect with people you forgo…
By Candice Jalili
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I Wore Ugly Christmas Sweaters In All My Tinder Photos & This Is What Happened

I collect a lot of things, some more practical than others. I have hoards of postcards from places I've been to, empty wine bottles from special occasions, DVD box sets of '90s sitcoms, and a cardboard box full of Christmas sweaters. The problem with…
By Sydnee Lyons
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10 'Home Alone' Quotes For Your Tinder Bio To Help You Weed Out The Wet Bandits

What's your all-time favorite December movie? (Not going to embroil myself on either side of the "war on Christmas," because really, I just love presents.) My favorite DM (December Movie) is probably the claymation Rudolph if I'm being honest, It's A…
By Kimmy Foskett
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9 Creative Puns For Your Tinder Bio If You're Feeling Festive About The Holidays

If the only thing you're asking Santa for on your Christmas list this year is a little help with your dating life, then you might want to make some holiday puns for your Tinder bio. Everybody knows that the big man in red likes to laugh a lot, and th…
By Caitlyn Luce Christensen

Tinder's New Feature Gives You A Free Super Like When You Least Expect It

I remember when I first heard about Tinder. It was my junior year of college, and I was home for the holidays. Dating apps were literally not a big thing at that moment, but my best friend's older sister went to college with a guy who made it, and sh…
By Candice Jalili
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My Brother Took Over My Tinder For The Weekend & He Was Even Pickier Than I Was

The beauty of the internet is that you can be anyone you want to be, which is basically the premise of MTV’s Catfish. Rather than trick people into having decades-long relationships with me via FaceTime Audio though, I decided to abuse the anonymity …
By Sydnee Lyons

Tinder's #IMAVAILABLE Campaign Is An Easy Way To Support Those In Need On Giving Tuesday

Listen up, pals. If you thought you could coast into the holiday season after overdosing on turkey and stuffing at Thanksgiving, you've got it all wrong. You've essentially got the holy trinity of forgotten mini holidays before then: Black Friday, Cy…
By Theresa Massony
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Tinder Passport Helps You Meet New People No Matter Where You Are

If you've ever swiped through Tinder and spotted a user's profile that appears to be hundreds or thousands of miles away (even though your preferences are set to only show you people within a 10-mile radius) , they're probably using an exclusive feat…
By Hannah Orenstein
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How To Change Your Location Settings On Tinder So You Can Meet More People

Heading home for Thanksgiving? It's time to change your location settings on Tinder. Because now that you're slightly older, hotter, and braver than you were back in high school, it's time to engage in the one Thanksgiving tradition even sweeter than…
By Hannah Orenstein
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5 Ways Updating Your Location Settings On Tinder When You're Home For Thanksgiving Can Improve Your Game

Dating apps eliminate the problem of not knowing how many options there are for a mate in any given area. It’s the perfect travel hack for meeting new people in a foreign country and getting in touch with people right in your hometown. If you’re thin…
By Sydnee Lyons
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The Official Guide To Running Into Your High School Classmates On Tinder

Swiping through Tinder is a lot like bobbing for apples, except the apples are an endless pool of singles in your area that may or may not include old flames (the horror) and former high school classmates (seriously, what could be worse?). Before you…
By Sydnee Lyons
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12 Funny Movie Quotes For Your Tinder Bio To Make Your Matches LOL

Curating the perfect Tinder profile is an art. Any Tinder user worthy of a Right Swipe knows that the best profile includes a well-rounded selection of photos and a short but funny bio that makes someone go, "Wow, I’d love to be stuck on a Ferris whe…
By Sydnee Lyons
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25 Inspiring Quotes To Put In Your Tinder Bio Based On Your Personality

Think of Tinder bios as elevator speeches. Beyond your photos, they are your one shot at telling potential suitors what you’re all about. Usually, Tinder bios reveal little more than your nationality, preference in fast food chains, and degree of pro…
By Genevieve Wheeler
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Men Reveal How Much Your Job Title Affects Their Interest In You

The thing I love most about Tinder is how straightforward the entire platform aims to be. Here to meet someone while you're traveling for the weekend? Write that in your bio and start swiping. Looking for a match who shares your taste in '90s alterna…
By Sydnee Lyons
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Should You Swipe Right On Your Ex On Tinder? Experts Weigh In

It seems like everyone has a profile on at least one dating app these days. No matter how many hundreds of thousands of people are on Tinder in your area, it's bound to happen eventually. If you and your ex live in the same city or town (and you're b…
By Jamie Kravitz
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Tinder Photo "Rules" You Can Totally Break & Still Get Matches

When I first made a Tinder account (what feels like a million years ago), I had no idea what to expect. I didn't know there were hard and fast rules for dating apps, let alone have an understanding of how to craft the perfect profile. Now, I'm practi…
By Jamie Kravitz
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10 Drake Quotes You Should Put In Your Tinder Bio To Make That Hotline Bling

Music is the universal language, or so they say. (Someone has said that, right?) So why shouldn't you use it to help you snag the love of your life on a dating app? I used to have Celine Dion lyrics from Titanic on my profile, but somehow, it didn't …
By Alison Segel
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I Asked My Tinder Matches What They Really Thought Of My Photos & Things Got Weird

Tinder photos are kind of like the window displays of the dating world. They're expertly curated, usually well-lit, and — if I'm being honest — a bit deceiving. Generally, you tend to choose the photos that capture a few of your interests as well as …
By Genevieve Wheeler
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How To Determine Compatibility Based On A Tinder Profile, According to Experts

Not long after downloading Tinder in college, I matched with a kid I was convinced was my soulmate. His profile suggested that we had the same taste in Netflix series and dog breeds, grew up in neighboring hometowns, and both owned pop-up editions of…
By Genevieve Wheeler
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These Tinder Hacks Are A Surefire Way To Get More Matches

Does your online dating experience feel like you are swiping through the dregs of society who have been left behind by cuffing season? Well, wait a little bit longer before deactivating the app. There are a few Tinder hacks to get more matches that w…
By Caitlyn Luce Christensen
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Guys Reveal The 9 Annoying Tinder Behaviors That'll Turn Them Off So Fast

With all of the obnoxious, sleazy, or just plain annoying behaviors men exhibit on Tinder, it's easy to forget that women aren't always perfect angels. I asked guys to be honest with me about their biggest frustrations and most deeply-held pet peeves…
By Hannah Orenstein

11 Funny GIFs To Send Your Tinder Match When Words Don't Do Your Thoughts Justice

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. If that's true, then how many words is a GIF worth? I'm not good at math, but it's probably a lot. When you're flirting online with the future love of your life and potential soulmate, the perfect GIF can…
By Alison Segel
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The Most Epic Tinder Profiles Of All Time, In Case You Need Inspiration For Your Own

A lot of work goes into creating the perfect Tinder profile: choosing the right first photo, choosing the other photos (because one photo means you’re either a bot or a serial killer, no middle ground), writing a clever bio and, if you’re feeling adv…
By Sydnee Lyons
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Here’s Why You Should Never Send A GIF As Your Opening Message On Tinder

I don't often feel bad for guys (the patriarchy seems pretty sweet for them!), but I do occasionally get twinges of guilt whenever I open up a dating app. I know that it must be frustrating to almost always send the first message on Tinder. I know an…
By Hannah Orenstein
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These Are The 17 Most Annoying Tinder Behaviors That Turn Women Off So Fast

It's time for me to be honest. Some people navigate Tinder like true champs, but not all of you are pulling your weight. You're giving dating apps a reputation as a playground for sleazeballs, flakes, and bores. And that's not fair, because I have fa…
By Hannah Orenstein
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What Guys Really Think Of That Hilarious GIF You Just Sent On Tinder

It’s no secret that most modern friendships are based entirely on sending each other GIFs (and nothing else) all day long. It’s how the meme-loving, right-swiping generation of today shows they care — or, you know, how we prove we’re not all dead ins…
By Sydnee Lyons

10 Questions To Ask On Tinder To See If You're Compatible So You Don't Waste Your Time

When you're meeting up in person with someone you only chatted with for a little while on a dating app, the chances of you wasting your time go up tenfold. But having some questions to ask on Tinder to help you figure out whether you and your match a…
By Caitlyn Luce Christensen