We can’t just be looking for a date, a hook-up, a side-piece.
It can also be an ego boost for some men.'This can be very frustrating for women, who are pickier about who they match with and take time to read profiles, since many men they are paired are not replying to their messages.'They're fed up with getting "ghosted" - because it wasn't a genuine match, or the men have many matches and no time to respond.'By allowing only the women to browse, Reveal prevents this and provides women with better chances of finding a meaningful relationship.'It is also the only app on the market where females are initially invisible.
Our research suggests women can feel uncomfortable with people they know seeing them on dating sites.'Reveal's layout is similar to the likes of Tinder and Bumble.
This guarantees genuine matches by preventing men from liking every profile to 'play a numbers game' – which research suggests as many as a third do.
This is frustrating for women who find many of their matches do not reply to their messages.
A new dating app has launched in the UK that aims to put women in complete control by allowing only them to browse and swipe – anonymously.
Reveal has a simple to use browse and swipe layout but is different to the likes of Tinder and Bumble in that only male profiles are visible and females are initially hidden.The founders of Reveal say it offers a unique solution to the problems that women seeking dates online are experiencing.Director Tom Buzzard told Mail Online: 'A well-known trick that many men use is to swipe right on everyone they come across just to see who has 'liked' them.'They're playing a brutal numbers game: The thinking is that the more darts you throw the more that are bound to hit the board.I’ve even had people ask why I don’t mention my body type in my profile so that “people can search better.” The simple reason: I’m not a category. I’d like to think we’ve moved past reducing plus-size bodies into their own dating nook; safely cornered away as to not be grouped with the coupling of straight-size people.But I’m reminded on a daily basis through messages, DMs, and even personal emails that to find me attractive is fetish-based — something I should The issue doesn’t spawn from the amount of full-length photos I have on my profile — there are enough photos of me; my Instagram is a literally dedication to what I look like.The app is the brain child of three school friends – Mr Buzzard, Edward Harvey and Sean Ferriter – who conceived the idea after hearing of their female friends' frustrations with existing dating apps.