Yes reclame video dating
Ever want to date someone based on shared interests, goals, or Twitter block lists? The dating app Loveflutter recently rolled out a premium version of its service called Blue, aimed at Twitter users who carry the coveted blue checkmark next to their name.
The checkmark means Twitter has verified the person owning the account.
We’d been out 4 or 5 times and had really fantastic dates. I mean - 6 dates is kind of a LONG time to wait to get it on.
We hadn’t slept together by the 6th date and I was starting to wonder what the hell was going on - was he just the most gentlemanly gentleman that ever was? But I liked the idea of him and held out because, quite frankly, I was getting sick of science and really wanted to get into a relationship.
“I’ll admit it: video is scary,” says Behzad Behrouzi, who oversees product operations at Lively, a video-based dating app.
“You’re showing off so much more of yourself than if you just posted a selfie.
He even said, “I know this is weird, but I’m going to go home.” Things were just weird from there on out. Suddenly, he was working all of the time and not really able to hang out. I finally realized I was getting “slow faded” and rather than brush it off, I started thinking about all the things I could have done differently to make him be more into me. Then something inside me woke up and I was all, “Fuck this, I want someone who is PUMPED to be with me.”He texted me something along the lines of “if I manage to get a night off next week, do you maybe want to go get a drink or something?
Dating apps, eager to differentiate themselves, are quick to try new trends.
But when it comes to the biggest push in social media — video — options are curiously lacking.
When Jawed Karim co-founded You Tube, it wasn’t meant to be a space for internet personalities and funny cat videos. The slogan: “Tune in, Hook up.” These days, You Tube is only interested in the former.
As dating services have moved on to smartphones, many developers have tried methods for incorporating video: speed dating, recorded clips, direct video chatting.
The limitation is at odds with the flood of video onto Instagram, Whats App, and Facebook, following the rise in popularity of Snapchat.