EunJu Lee: 0000-0002-2869-4986
Olga Roshchupkina: 0000-0003-0430-0580
Olga Kim: 0000-0001-7874-9650
In the current study, we explore how women decide whether to accept or reject a potential match offered by a dating app (Tinder). Specifically, we were trying to identify overlying factors that influence the decision and understand how women make a judgment based on limited cues provided by a Tinder profile. Women largely base their decision on the perceived attractiveness and character of the potential match. The findings suggest that attractiveness is highly subjective, with no universal rules that can be quantified; thus, it is hard to predict acceptance of the potential match. There are however factors that contribute significantly to profile rejection, such as a big age difference and the inability to clearly see the face of the person
Roshchupkina, Olga; Kim, Olga; and Lee, Eun-Ju
"Rules Of Attraction: Females Perception of Male Self-Representation in a Dating App,"
Asia Marketing Journal: Vol. 24
, Article 5.
Available at: https://doi.org/10.53728/2765-6500.1597
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