Trivia you don’t know about Tinder (and online dating)
Year-end, time to take stock, including online dating.
Tinder took stock of its users, how they describe themselves, get to know each other and meet each other.
** How to behave on a first date with a person you meet online **
As well as the places where people swipe the most, in the world and in Italy.
Here is what emerged.
1. 2019 was the year that Gen Z took Tinder by storm
People between the ages of 18 and 25 officially make up the majority of its community globally.
2. Emoji have become adjectives
Due in part to the declining age of Tinder users, Emoji have increasingly become a useful tool for describing oneself in an original way, avoiding being long-winded or, at worst, a totally inappropriate sentence.
The most commonly used? The facepalm ?(i.e., the one with the hand covering the face) is the most used emoticon among the more than 300 included in users’ bios in 2019.
Cities in the world where the most swipe is done
Although the Olympics are coming in a few months, Tokyo has taken the top spot as the city with the biggest increase in activity in 2019. It is followed by Warsaw, Oslo, Seoul, Copegnhagen, Budapest, Paris, Birmingham, Munich, and Bangkok.
4. The cities of Italy in gets more swipe
1. MilanTurinAcilia-Castel Fusano-Ostia AnticaPaduaBologna RomeMeadowMonzaModenaTrieste
5. What is Acilia-Castel Fusano-Ostia Antica
Acilia-Castel Fusano-Ostia Antica is a small municipality of 1,623 inhabitants that has only one thing in common with the first two positions in the ranking: the university: after Milan and Turin, the third university pole in Italy with Rome 3 is in Ostia, precisely.