We asked Hinge for advice to help Montrealers who are currently doing the whole online dating thing — and they hooked us up with a list of Montreal Hinge users' biggest dating pet peeves... so you'll probably want to avoid these things.
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According to Hinge, Montreal users' top dating pet peeves are:
- The conversation being too one-sided (26%)
- The other person not being what you expected (25%)
- The date being on their phone too much (15%)
- The date being rude to staff (10%)
- A date who is clearly not over their ex (9%)
Hinge told us that, when asked on a date, almost one in three (29%) Montreal Hinge users most value their match suggesting a specific plan for the date. Initiating a solid date idea could score you some major brownie points.
If you feel nervous about dating, Hinge suggests video chatting before meeting in person. Seventy-three percent of Montreal Hinge users plan to do this, even when the pandemic is over.
Hinge even launched a new video prompt feature with on-screen prompts to kickstart the conversation and make things less awkward.
Keep in mind that 39% of Montreal Hinge users feel nervous about dating this year — so however you're feeling, chances are you're not alone.