Make sure that youre creating an excellent first impression by following these Tinder photo tips:
2. Crafting Your Tinder Profile
If youre one of the few remaining singles on Earth still unexperienced with Tinder, the first step is to create the best possible profile with the best possible pictures. Yes, Tinder is largely a looks-based endeavor (most dating apps are) and can sometimes feel superficial for that reason, but remember: It’s not really any different to meeting someone at a party or bar. You tend to approach the people you find physically attractive in real life, and then talk to them to see if there’s a deeper connection, right? It’s the same story with Tinder.
It’s important to use a flattering (but not misleading) picture of yourself in your profile, and starting with a clear, well-composed, smiling image is your best bet. Make sure that your leading pic is a solo shot without other people in it – you don’t want potential matches to fall in love with your best friend.
Helpfully, Tinder has a “smart photo” function which continually tests the success rate of the photos youve uploaded to your profile, and automatically shows your best-performing photo to other users first. Its well worth enabling this function as it doesnt cost anything extra, and Tinder claims that it boosts right swipes by 12 percent. Continue Reading