Technological sophistication in the current age has promoted the invention of modern products currently found in the world market. Getting a dating partner would typically seem like a walk in the park for some people but in the real sense, it’s a task to reckon with for a great lot.
Fortunately, technological advancement has closed up this gap by providing a platform for the invention of dating apps as depicted by Whitney Wolfe.
Born in 1990 in Austin, Texas, Whitney Wolfe is a vibrant entrepreneur and founder of Bumble, the fourth most used dating app in America. Owing to this, she has received numerous recognitions since 2014 to date. Bumble’s launch was in 2014 and currently has a registered user fact-figure of over 11 million.
Bumble ensures connectivity between its users. The app helps its users to maintain the connection to parties ranging from girlfriend, boyfriend, husband or wife. This ensures continued interface between them leading to the buildup of more solid relationships. Secondly, Bumble has helped build the confidence of its users, and they can feel good about themselves when connecting with other users who in the real world setting would have appeared almost impossible.
Whitney Wolfe exclaims that the app allows its users to search for friends through the app, unlike other dating apps. This opens up the opportunity for not only dating but also socializing amongst mutual friends. More so, it provides a sense of comfort for the users as it provides a serene environment for fun. The app also enables networking in a professional environment. It allows these users to quietly meet their needs be it interviewing without necessarily moving physically.
Moreover, the app has over 1 million active users globally, and it has overseen over 150 million matches. Also, relationships developed in Bumble have a low level of reported harassment and abuse with only 0.1 percent of its users. This reflects a 99.9 percent success of people who have dated through the app. To Whitney Wolfe, Bumble is more than just a dating app since it opens up the users’ options.