- How old am I:
- I'm 32 years old
- What is my Zodiac sign:
- My figure type:
- My body type is slim
- I prefer to drink:
- White wine
I have always been a geek and until a few years ago, I spent it in the closet.
Still, Seattle is a city of transplants. Bumble was founded as a dating app in Since then, Bumble has grown quickly and expanded to foster other kinds of relationships: friendships Bumble BFF and business connections Bumble Bizz. The company, which went public in February, also made headlines recently when it announced its first brick-and-mortar cafe and offered its person workforce a week off to recharge.
Building a profile on BFF is nearly the same as the dating version, but with different prompts. I wrote a bio, filled in my Zodiac and connected my Spotify, thinking that since Nirvana was in my top artists I would win points with Seattle folks.
I made sure to include photos of me with my friends back home, to show potential new friends I have a track record of friendship. You have to read the bios.
Useful articles at flirt impressions:
This is true — most mention being new to Seattle, loving brunch and hiking. I was able to connect to the friends I made based on unique tidbits they put in their profile.
That way, I could find more specific topics to talk about and was more likely to carry on a conversation. I also found commonality with women who were in Seattle for an internship — many of whom, like me, came from the eastern side of the country and left their home- and college-towns.
I met people to explore Seattle bars and restaurants with; hike Lake 22; eat ice cream; go bookstore hunting; and more. Every person I met from the app I saw again.
It was valuable to hear about the places they call home, including Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Canada. You get out what you put in.
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