Bumble is an application that provides its users with a platform to socialize and to date. The app has a profile segment where users update their photos and personal information, such as job, professional qualifications, location, and aspirations.
Established in 2014 by Whitney Wolfe, the app allows matching between people of the same sex as well as between heterosexuals. When two female users match, either of them is free to initiate a chat. In heterosexual matches, however, only female users are allowed to establish contact with their male counterparts. After contact is made, the chat between the two users must remain active failure to which it is scrapped after 24 hours.
Benefits of Using Bumble Dating App
Bumble app comes with a wide range of benefits. The app has handed women the power to control their dating life, where many of them have gone ahead to establish serious relationships and friendships. Bumble app’s servers are secured with firewalls to ensure that chats between two users remain confidential. Whitney Wolfe is famous for upholding high moral values, and her app is not different. The app doesn’t allow sharing of seductive photos.
Within two years of its existence, Bumble has more than 7 million registered users with millions of chats initiated by women. Being a female-oriented platform, female users are more than male users. These women fall within 18-35 age bracket, with the dominant age being between 18 and 25.
About Whitney Wolfe
The CEO of Bumble, Whitney Wolfe, is one of the youngest CEOs in the United States. Wolfe’s life revolves around the U.S.., Europe, and Asia. Born in Salt Lake City in 1990, Whitney Wolfe moved to France with her family when she was still a young girl, only to return as a teenager to pursue her high school and university studies.
Upon acquiring a degree in International Studies from Dallas-headquartered South Methodist University, Whitney moved to Southeast Asia where she engaged herself in charity work in Thailand and Cambodia. In 2002, she returned to the U.S.A where she lives to date.