Dating these days might seem easy due to the onset of so many dating apps and sites in the last few years, but for women, it has always been a bit trickier than men. Many women who are looking for a relationship have found it trying to find a man who wants the same and not just a casual encounter that’s only meant for lust. Whitney Wolfe Herd has seen the problems women face while being active at the many of the dating apps out there, and it is what has helped her design and conceptualize Bumble, a new and innovative dating app that has received rave reviews from both men and women.Whitney Wolfe Herd has ensured that the people can approach dating without any hesitation, which many women face when registering at a dating application or site.
Whitney Wolfe Herd believes that women feel the second class citizens at many of the dating sites as they are bombarded with messages, some of which may cross the borders of being courteous to being utterly vulgar as well at times. Many of these dating sites have no filtration or moderation of any sorts, and many men even go to the extent of sending unsolicited vulgar images of themselves. It makes it very uncomfortable for women, and it is why Bumble has the feature that allows only women to contact the men first. In this way, only the women controls who they want to get in touch with and they do not have to endure the unsolicited messages from men. Bumble has grown as a dating app since its launch, and Whitney Wolfe Herd has ensured that there are many tweaks made in its interface after receiving a considerable amount of feedback from the first wave of users.
It has helped in upgrading the Bumble dating app further and has also added to its usability as well as popularity. The Bumble app has managed to enroll over 30 million subscribers, and the count continues to increase with time. As per Forbes, Bumble app is estimated to be worth over a billion dollars. Whitney Wolfe Herd, as the founder and CEO of Bumble, has been making tremendous contributions to the company to ensure that it continues to grow without any hindrances. Many of the challenges that the company initially faced were waivered off with the efforts made by Whitney Wolfe Herd. It is why, Whitney Wolfe Herd is considered to be one of the most successful female entrepreneurs in the United States, and has also featured on the cover of Forbes, and many other magazines.