But it turns out that body language can be important even when you're not physically with the other person — like in your online dating profile when you're trying to get more Tinder matches.
It's not the first time social media revealed things about relationships and how we interact with others.
So, in terms of the numbers game, what's the best Tinder strategy or dating app strategy? Should you just constantly swipe right to get more matches on apps with endless options?
Picking the best Tinder photo can be difficult, but there are some hacks to make sure your photo leads to more matches, because who knows better than Tinder CEO's Sean Rad?
If decision fatigue is a real thing, then Tinder must be home of decision exhaustion— and it leads to people just swiping and half-chatting, tired, ghosting, and sort of annoyed at the whole process.
The self-consciousness and insecurity of trying to meet someone in a public way like a bar makes me fold up on myself, even if I don't mean to.
When used correctly and with a bit of luck, it's also great way to meet a whole range of people and actually get dates.
It's not easy to spot when or how it happens, but at some point you can go from being the victim to learning some pretty bad habits yourself.
You start reading the news or checking your personal email, and the next thing you know you're down a distraction hole looking at the Instagram of your kindergarten boyfriend.
You loose any hope of momentum when you're constantly starting from scratch over and over again. There has to be a better way.