Does Tinder’s new ‘Super Like’ allow you to look too keen?
By Stefano Verrelli, PhD Candidate in Psychology, University of Sydney
Tinder presents the latest ‘Super Like’ — should you ‘swipe up’? Eileen Chu and Stefano Verrelli , Author provided
The conventional wisdom would have us believe that playing hard to get is a winning move in the search for love.
Certainly, previously in internet dating, delivering aвЂњLikeвЂќ that is simple sufficient to enable singles to subtly show their attention, comparable to admiring from afar but just ever making attention contact over the room.
But the web dating app Tinder has recently taken this to an entire level that is new the production of an innovative new feature called the вЂњSuper LikeвЂќ. By striking the Super Like key, you’re cutting to your chase, with Tinder’s CEO and co-founder Sean Rad saying: вЂњSuper Like is much more like going as much as someone and saying вЂhello’.вЂќ
Tinder’s theatrical trailer for the Super Like
It is enabling visitors to be up-front and brazen online the easiest way to locate real love?
The technology of вЂplaying it cool’
Research implies that whenever rating potential suitors online, women can be specially drawn to a person when they’re 100% particular he likes them back.
In therapy, this can be referred to as reciprocity. To put it differently, we like individuals who like us вЂ“ and by the token that is same we must Super Like people who Super Like us, appropriate?