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And his success story seems to have inspired others in the LGBTQ community to sign up.Hinge has seen a 30% increase in dating profiles created by gay men since April 1, around the same time Buttigieg had been making national news, Fortune reports.“We’re proud of all of the relationships we’ve helped set up — including Mayor Pete and Chasten!” Hinge founder and CEO Justin Mc Leod told the magazine.
We think the dates our members go on should be amazing, memorable occasions.“We’re happy to see that their love story has inspired even more members of the LGBTQ community to find their person on Hinge.” (Hinge did not immediately return a Market Watch request for comment).Buttigieg, who came out in an essay he wrote for The South Bend Tribune in May 2015, told the New York Times he joined Hinge in hopes of finding a long term partner.Hinge makes users select and answer three questions about themselves for their dating profile, a more personal touch that can allow singles to get to know someone before they swipe.
“I wanted a platform where you’re not necessarily inundated with hookup culture and sex,” he told the paper in 2018. More than 60% of same-sex couples meet online, studies show.eharmony has brought together millions of singles who have gone on to have happy relationships.