Hinge found that showing your smile in photos makes them 23 percent more likely to be liked, so stop hiding your pearly whites (especially if your parents shelled out tons of cash for orthodontia).Even though Hinge found that only three percent of users' photos were black and white, those that were 106 times more likely to receive a like than photos in color.to choose from, or you're camera shy and seriously dreading taking some dating profile-friendly photos — it can be quite the process if you're serious about putting your best face forward online.(Which, btw, you should be: it's not a secret that, when it comes to dating apps, people tend to swipe first and ask questions later.) But like any true Millennial knows, all problems are Google-able, and this time it's relationship-focused dating app Hinge coming to the rescue.) — but the point here is just to give you some ideas of the best direction to go in to ensure more interest in your profile.We have also included some not-so-great examples that we have seen many, many times.Making eye contact with the camera lens is the best move for guys: photos of men looking ahead were 102 percent more likely to get a like.
Bonus: now you and your friends have an even better excuse to snap a million hot Instas when you go out together.
Men were 11 percent more likely to receive a like if they were standing on their own in their photo.
Whether you're taking a break from your dating apps for Bustle's App-less April or going full steam ahead with your online dating, it's always helpful to have a guide on what pictures are most effective.
Even though photos of ladies baring their chompers do better on Hinge, for men, the opposite is true.
Soft smiles must be officially "in," because photos of guys smiling with their teeth out of sight were 43 percent more likely to get liked.