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In online dating, first impressions are crucial: usually people focus on having a good photo or writing a clever profile.
But have you ever thought about what kind of first impression you make by telephone?
And when I spoke to Ballantyne, he stressed how keen he was to keep people from seeing their potential dates as commodities, which can be hard on the big apps where you’re matching with hundreds or even of thousands of people.
That’s why he decided to limit the number of matches in Hotline to three at a time.
He found it an oddly effective way of starting things off since you can tell pretty much right away if you’re interested in learning more about someone or not.
“Hotline wants you to stop swiping and start discerning,“ according to their press release.
In the first scenario, 74 undergraduates were paired up and asked to talk about an interesting event in the last month.