Bumble is a mobile dating app that has changed the whole dating topic. This app allows women to initiate contact. It has been as a taboo in most modern societies for a woman to text a guy first, and this is what the app wants to change. This app also allows users to find friends and this has taken social interaction to whole new level.
Bumble’s headquarters are in downtown Austin, and it has a team of six young women who work together with the founder Whitney Wolfe. Whitney is only 26 years old, and she formerly worked at Hinge and Tinder where she learned the knowledge of developing and running online dating platforms.
On the Bumble app, a lady and a man are a matched, and the woman is given a maximum of 24 hours to text the person. After the period has ended, the man disappears from the lady’s lineup. The app does not discriminate people seeking same-sex relationships, and for this kind, potential partners are matched and are free to message each other. The app has increased confidence, kindness, and respect to online dating. This improvement is what users have waited for a long time. The Bumble app allows the ladies to possess the guy’s number so for a relationship to begin, and grow it will depend on the girl to make the first move. The app has now gained popularity, and it’s now all over the world with over 10 million users. Over 150 million matches from this app have been successful.
Whitney Wolfe, the brain behind this amazing app, has excelled immensely because of doing what she loves. She has been nominated as one of 2017’s Forbes top 30 under 30. In 2016, Whitney was recognized as one of Elle’s women in Tech. Whitney attended Southern Methodist University where she studied International Studies. Whitney started doing business at a tender age of 19, and this interest in business has grown as she continues to grow. Her first business was selling bamboo tote bags, which gained a lot of attention after celebrities such as Nicole Richie seen with them. She at a point in her life went to Asia where she worked with orphanages.
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