The COVID-19 pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our day-to-day lives and dating is no exception. The virus has had a direct effect on the usage of various dating apps, with lockdowns boosting user traffic on sites like Tinder and Bumble.
Users are encouraged to communicate their level of comfort so that there is no room for confusion. Successful couples, Hinge adds for good measure, are adept at tackling difficult conversations, and we agree.
Hinge users can check "Open to it" or "No, thanks" to the prompt that says they are "interested in a video chat or call on Hinge."