When it came to dating in New York as a 30-something executive in private equity, Dan Rochkind had no problem snagging the city’s most beautiful women.
“I could have [anyone] I wanted,” says Rochkind, now 40 and an Upper East Sider with a muscular build and a full head of hair.
Tinder users, on their smartphone touchscreens, swipe right on profiles and photos they like and swipe left if they don't. Jamieson, 29, found some interesting dating insights.
For instance, only 8 percent of women made the first move, until he made some adjustments to his profile and raised that rate to 18 percent.
Match Group finally did what every high school senior has been doing for years: It put aside the SAT prep to focus on dating.
The owner of Match.com, Tinder, OK Cupid, and other online dating platforms announced, when it reported earnings Tuesday night, that it would be divesting its struggling Princeton Review test-prep business.
So was the company’s revenue forecast for the current year. Match investors might take comfort in knowing that Tinder is expected to roll out new initiatives in the second quarter, including a web application and a way to sign up for Tinder without linking a Facebook account.
These could ”give access to users, who currently are not, for a variety of reasons, using Tinder,” CEO Greg Blatt said on an earnings call.
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If you subtract the 245,000 Tinder adds, the company actually lost about 100,000 paying subscribers.