“That's an interesting filter that is harder to come by these days.
In the last decade or so, fitness has gone from becoming fit to a culture and a lifestyle.” He says the app works like any other dating app, only the visual experience looks more like Instagram.
Once you find that special someone, it all becomes about how you first met.
With over 30 million members to chat and date, First Met offers a unique experience for meeting the opposite sex and new people in your local area and beyond. Simply browse through photos, find boys and girls with similar interests and chat with your matches, it couldn’t be easier to make connections and find that chemistry with that special someone.
Men and girls looking for each other, whoever you are, First Met Dating will help you discover a whole new world of people.
Cliff Lerner: The main concept of The Grade [began when] I started getting complaints from all my female friends — they basically said, "Can you solve the problem with these other mobile apps where guys are sending pictures of their you-know-whats? Or if we don't respond, guys will become incredibly offensive, hostile, and aggressive with their messages." We did a survey that proved that this was a major problem for women.
So then we thought to ourselves, OK, there's a problem with mobile dating, especially with women. What we came up with is the only way to truly stop it is holding guys accountable for their behavior.
We interviewed Cliff Lerner, founder and CEO of The Grade, on the ins and outs of this one-of-a-kind online dating experience.
POPSUGAR: The app is geared toward women, stating to be "female friendly." How so?