When you open an app market on your phone, you would be overwhelmed with the number of dating apps there are. Managing to not only sustain in such high competition but being able to put the dating app on the top bracket is a remarkable achievement. It is what Whitney Wolfe Herd has been able to achieve with Bumble, a dating app that she founded in the year 2015. Even though there are many dating sites and app out there, women have always found themselves in a tight spot and unsafe at most of these dating apps. The freedom that the internet provides makes bullying and abuse a common part of the internet interactions, especially on the dating apps.
Whitney Wolfe Herd knew what was going on with the most other dating apps and sites out there because she has been the part of the Tinder development team. Whitney Wolfe Herd is one of the co-founders of the top most popular dating app in the United States, Tinder. She left Tinder and joined hands with the founder of Badoo, Andrey Andreev, to found Bumble. It is a dating app that allows women to make the first move, and it is why the app has been receiving rave reviews from its users. The women first initiative that Whitney Wolfe Herd has taken up with Bumble has been well received by the majority of males and females who are into dating apps. Whitney said that the fact that women only can contact first is something that many narrow-minded men don’t like, and thus, they stay away from the app. It helps in ensuring that the men who women come across doesn’t carry the narrow-minded thinking and have no issues whatsoever with the women-first concept.
Whitney Wolfe Herd has a career that can be compared with a rollercoaster ride for the most part. She had to struggle her way through the ups and downs to reach where she is today, and it is why she is amongst the top female entrepreneurs in the country currently. In 2018, Forbes has listed Witney Wolfe Herd in the list of top 30 under 30 in the female category. Whitney Wolfe Herd says that dating online can be fun, but safety must be kept in mind. It is why, she has integrated some of the top safety features on Bumble, which helps the female members at Bumble to feel safe and at home.
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