Your profile on HER can be as simple or as in-depth as you want it to be: just add a textbox like you would a picture and write away.While this freedom is endearing, a few simple prompts a la Ok Cupid might be helpful.Finally, you can start dating a lesbian that hasn’t slept with any of your friends.
I like that instead of clicking on a profile to see more than one picture, HER shows you a collage of images to quickly convey who you’re looking at.
“Feed,” my favorite part of HER, is similar to my Facebook feed in that it is all lesbians posting links, events, thoughts, etc. HER introduces itself as “the app that will introduce you to every lesbian you ever wanted to meet.
Users can pick “tags” for their favorite date spots and activities along with religion and race.
This lets Hinge users quickly cobble together a taste profile.
Then again, HER’s minimalist profile reflects the modern trend in online dating towards less chatty profiles that encourage users to interact rather than creep.
On the “Meet” tab, I browsed the profiles of fetching young lesbians in my immediate vicinity.If no one says something within the first 24 hours, the connection disappears forever!Making the first move has always been a massive pain in our gay asses, and a ticking clock might be just what queer girls need to swallow their shyness and just say “Hey!Unlike Tinder and Bumble, Hinge only showed me women.Perhaps this is because Hinge’s results aren’t warped by the pressure to provide endless options.Editor’s Note: These 5 apps were Chloe’s choices in 2015 when this article was first featured, as a follow-up to her 2013 review.