The very first ever incarnation of a dating app can be traced back into 1995 whenever Match.com was initially launched.
The website permitted single visitors to upload a profile, an image and talk to individuals online.
The software was meant to enable individuals hunting for long-lasting relationships to satisfy.
eHarmony was developed in 2000 and two years later Ashley Madison, a site dedicated to cheating and infidelity, was initially launched.
An array of other online dating sites by having an unique target demographic were put up within the next 10-15 years including: OKCupid (2004), lots of Fish (2006), Grindr (2009) and Happn (2013).
In 2012, Tinder premiered and ended up being initial ‘swipe’ based platform that is dating.
A day, worldwide after its initial launch it’s usage snowballed and by March 2014 there were one billion matches.
A dating app that empowered women by only allowing females to send the first message in 2014, co-founder of Tinder, Whitney Wfe Herd launched Bumble.