What's a better line: "How you doin'" or "How you doin'? Sunday priorities: exercise, sleep, or aggressive mimosas? " The dating app Hinge (it's like Tinder but based more on your Facebook friend group) did some experimenting to find out what kinds of opening messages work best once you've been matched with someone. Hinge came up with over 100 prewritten lines that ranged in tone from quirky ("best discovery: Netflix or avocado? (this one improved your response likelihood by 31%)2. Now, thanks to pick up lines like the ones below, you don't have to feel like such a schmuck when trying to finagle a date.
easy is sweating over the pictures that best represent you (or the ones you want to present to hundreds of single women). “Something related to my profile or picture that’s relatable. These were actually WORSE than just saying "hey." Apparently nothing gets people out of the mood for love more than the term "cargo jorts." Of the top five most commonly selected lines (users were given three options per match), only two of those lines were high-performing. Notopoulos writes about tech and internet culture is cohost of the Internet Explorer podcast. Settle this once and for all: are they called fireflies or lightning bugs? Katie Notopoulos is a senior editor for Buzz Feed News and is based in New York.It’s just a better icebreaker than ‘Hey.’” - Samantha M. So I'm just gonna go out on a limb here and say I would love to get to know you outside the confines of this app.' You seem sincere and I'm WAY more likely to want to get to know you, too.” - Brielle A. Or, start with a question about my pictures or bio.“Start with something like: ‘Totally into your profile and interests. I have a lot with my nephew because he's important to me.” - Laura W.