Internet dating for lesbians
Match.com, Ok Cupid, Coffee Meets Bagel and Tinder are just some of them.But these were all originally created for straight audiences and tend to be riddled with men masquerading as women or couples looking for threesomes.
It's a humorous 'nightmare' dating story. KB: What are some things to consider when placing an ad? MB: Personally, I look for someone who lives within 10 miles of my location, someone with similar political views, in my age range, and other things that might catch my eye like a similar interest in books or movies. KB: How do you decide who it's safe to give you phone number to?MB: First and foremost: Check your spelling and grammar! MB: I always correspond through email or instant messenger before talking to someone on the phone.No one had tried it, but everyone was excited by the prospect of a different type of dating app.Angelique Naylor, an IT professional belonged in the part of the room that hadn’t heard about Exton’s dating app, but she’s irked by the current offerings on the market.KB: Do you ever meet without speaking on the phone first?
MB: Sometimes, although hearing someone's voice and their level of comfort chatting on the phone can be a good indication if you'll have anything to talk about once you meet in person. Although it helps if you have things or friends in common to talk about.
The idea is to create a community for lesbians looking to make friends, chat, and, of course, date.
There are plenty of general-purpose dating apps that gay woman can use.
I just rejected her and she’s gone forever.'”Nothing existed for lesbians designed by lesbians until Her came along in September of 2013. Exton herself is gay, and says her San Francisco-based team is made up of four queer women and two straight guys. The profiles are reminiscent of Pinterest, the virtual bulletin board where users can “pin” favorite pictures.
Exton originally named the service Dattch, a blend of the words “date” and “catch.” But she decided to upgrade the app after sending out user feedback surveys last November. On Her users can add multiple photographs with captions, or short descriptions and favorite quotes to their profile.
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