CHANGING THE RULES OF THE GAMEAt Bumble, women make the first move.
In heterosexual matches, the woman has 24 hours to make the first move and the man has 24 hours to respond.
I had 3 dates with really nice guys before finding my current boyfriend (we’ll soon be celebrating our first anniversary!
By prompting our users to be bold and make the first move we’ve seen over 3 billion messages sent to date.
The app is really easy to use, I just wished the chat window was a bit more interactive and allowed to delete messages (lol), but again the purpose of this app is just to use it as a first step and continue chatting/texting out of it once you think you have a match.
As a woman, is nice to be able to take the first step to initiate the conversation.
More surprising, they're also having safer sex. Because, yes, you might be doing it wrong.) And even if people are using Tinder just to hook up, at least they're acting like adults about it: 67 percent of Tinder users *always* use condoms when having sex with a new partner for the first time, versus only 58 percent of offline daters.
(See also: Fit-couple Tinder success stories that'll make you believe in modern love.) Thes survey shows that 70 percent of online daters report safe sex practices most of the time or always vs. Speaking of adults, Millennials are actually schooling the older users in how to have safe hookups: younger Tinder users (18 to 25 years old) are more likely to use protection than both their offline and older Tinder counterparts (over 25).