Just how do other relationship apps contend with Tinder? By further distancing by themselves from TinderвЂ™s вЂњhot-or-notвЂќ user interface design to spotlight differentiating features вЂ” like conversation beginners, commenting and richer pages. Today, another anti-Tinder software is doing exactly the same. The oddly named app Coffee Meets Bagel is today announcing a significant makeover, which includes a change to the way the app works on the heels of its $12 million Series B announced earlier this year.
Its cleaner, lightweight and more design that is modern away with bright, contending colors as well as other outdated features, the organization says
But more particularly, it’s ditched theвЂњPass that is big or вЂњConnectвЂќ buttons вЂ” its early in the day variation on TinderвЂ™s вЂњlikeвЂќ and вЂњdislikeвЂќ buttons, which the majority of dating apps have adopted.
Rather, Coffee Meets BagelвЂ™s interface that is new more increased exposure of individual profiles вЂ” showcasing a lot more of the written text, and providing users the choice to вЂњheartвЂќ the profile or now, also remark.
Before a match occurs, users can touch a new commenting switch that permits them to react to the userвЂ™s profile straight, before you make an association. This can assist matches that are potential the ice and even spark a link that could not need otherwise occurred.
The function is comparable, to some degree, to your commenting function in Hinge, a relationship-focused application that enables users to directly discuss some facet of another userвЂ™s profile.
Coffee suits Bagel says that during its testing that is beta whom delivered commentary with their matches had a 25 % greater possibility of getting liked back. So when feedback resulted in conversations, there is a 60 % upsurge in total messages exchanged. [Read more…]