“It’s easier than going out to a party, especially if you’re someone who doesn't like partying that much or just wants to study …
It came from nowhere and dominated the whole world.
“They were having trouble visualizing any alternative to the party-centered hookup culture that exists ….
Dating apps and sites provide an alternative.” As to whether they might be using those apps to find friends, Bogle said categories and definitions are so blurry that it’s definitely a possibility.
The free platform allows users to connect with new people based on mutual friends and interests.
Since 2012, Tinder has been matching singles based on their social profiles and geographic location. Both users must “swipe right” before being matched and are then able to chat within the app.