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22 Innovative Dating App Features

From Selfie Profile Verifications to Photo-Optimizing Tools

— November 14, 2016 — Tech
While apps such as Tinder have revolutionized the way consumers meet potential partners, a host of innovative dating app features are popping up to help make this process easier and more enjoyable. Instead of simply connecting users with other singles, these new features help to create more meaningful and compatible matches.

One of the most innovative features to appear on popular dating apps are queue-jumping tools. These tools often involve the use of an algorithm that moves one user's profile to the head of the line in order to speed up the matchmaking process. Some dating apps that have already implemented this feature include The League and Tinder.

Beyond making it quicker to find potential matches, there are also dating app features that help ensure those matches made are more likely to result is a successful pairing. This often involves giving users more tools to personalize their profile and help them find someone with similar interests. Examples of these features include Tinder's election-themed filters, Bumble's Spotify-syncing music tool and Badoo's video profiles.
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Enthusiastic Dating App Features
Enthusiastic Dating App Features
The Tinder 'Super Like' Feature Lets Users Show Extreme Interest
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Photo-Optimizing Dating Apps
Photo-Optimizing Dating Apps
Tinder's 'Smart Photos' Feature Automatically Reorders Users' Pics
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Friendship Dating Apps
Friendship Dating Apps
The Tinder App Recently Launched Its Group Match Feature
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Group Hang Matchmaking Apps
Group Hang Matchmaking Apps
In Australia, Tinder Social Lets Groups of Friends Meet Each Other
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Swipe Reversal Apps
Swipe Reversal Apps
The New Paid Version of Tinder Will Have an Undo Button For Missed Connections
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Dating App Election Filters
Dating App Election Filters
This Dating App Allows Users to Reveal Their Political Leanings
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Dating App Election Features
Dating App Election Features
This App Has a Feature That Helps Users Figure Out Who to Vote For
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Music-Incorporating Dating Apps
Music-Incorporating Dating Apps
The Bumble Spotify Partnership Encourages Connecting Culturally
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Video-Based Dating Profiles
Video-Based Dating Profiles
The Dating App Badoo Recently Added a Video Feature to Its Platform
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Dating App Networking Features
Dating App Networking Features
The New BumbleBizz Feature Helps Users Make Career Contacts
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Experiential Dating Apps
Experiential Dating Apps
This Dating App Lets Users Include Stories About Their Life Experiences
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AR Anime Dates
AR Anime Dates
In Addition to Dinner Dates, the Dine App Encourages Couples to Catch Pokemon
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Views-Increasing Dating Features
Views-Increasing Dating Features
Users Paying for the Tinder Boost Feature Maximizes Your Profile
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Catfish-Eliminating Dating Apps
Catfish-Eliminating Dating Apps
This Dating App Uses Photo Verification to Prevent Catfishing
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Paid Dating App Extensions
Paid Dating App Extensions
Bumble Dating Will Be Made Easier with a Subscription Service and More
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Dating App Verification Features
Dating App Verification Features
Badoo's New Selfie Request Feature Helps Eliminate Catfishing
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Friendship-Forming Apps
Friendship-Forming Apps
The 'Bumble BFF' App Helps Dating App Users Make New Friends
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Dating App Algorithm Hacks
Dating App Algorithm Hacks
The League's 'Power Move' Feature Helps Users Get More Matches
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Selfie Profile Verifications
Selfie Profile Verifications
The Bumble Dating App Has Begun Authenticating Profiles with Selfies
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Accountability-Focused Dating Apps
Accountability-Focused Dating Apps
This App Has a Peer Review Feature for Rating Other Users
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Gift-Giving Dating Platforms
Gift-Giving Dating Platforms
This Dating App Allows Users to Send Drinks or Flowers to Their Match
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Reinvented Dating Apps
Reinvented Dating Apps
Hinge's New Dating App Prioritizes Relationships Over Casual Flings
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