1. Exquisite Tweets from @nancyjosales, @Tinder, @VanityFair

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    "Thirty percent of all Tinder users—who are supposed to be single—are married, per a new report from GlobalWebIndex" adweek.it/1Uzv84E

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    Nancy Jo Sales

  2. Hey @nancyjosales — that survey is incorrect. If you're interested in having a factual conversation, we're here. twitter.com/nancyjosales/s…

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    "Thirty percent of all Tinder users—who are supposed to be single—are married, per a new report from GlobalWebIndex" adweek.it/1Uzv84E

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    -@VanityFair Little known fact: sex was invented in 2012 when Tinder was launched.

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    -@VanityFair & @nancyjosales — we have lots of data. We surveyed 265,000 of our users. But it doesn’t seem like you’re interested in facts.

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    Our actual data says that 1.7% of Tinder users are married — not 30% as the preposterous GlobalWebIndex article indicated.

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    It's disappointing that @VanityFair thought that the tiny number of people you found for your article represent our entire global userbase 😏

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    Next time reach out to us first @nancyjosales… that’s what journalists typically do.

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    The Tinder Generation is real. Our users are creating it. But it’s not at all what you portray it to be.

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    Tinder creates experiences. We create connections that otherwise never would have been made. 8 billion of them to date, in fact.

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    Tinder users are on Tinder to meet people for all kinds of reasons. Sure, some of them — men and women — want to hook up.

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    Just like in real life. And in the many years that existed before Tinder.

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    But we know from our own survey data that it’s actually a minority of Tinder users.

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    Our data tells us that the vast majority of Tinder users are looking for meaningful connections.

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    And our data also tells us that Tinder actually creates those meaningful connections.

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    We have tons and tons of emails from people that have all kinds of amazing experiences on Tinder.

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    It’s about meeting new people for all kinds of reasons. Travel, dating, relationships, friends and a shit ton of marriages.

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    Talk to the female journalist in Pakistan who wrote just yesterday about using Tinder to find a relationship where being gay is illegal.

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    Talk to our many users in China and North Korea who find a way to meet people on Tinder even though Facebook is banned.

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    Talk to the many Tinder couples — gay and straight — that have gotten married after meeting on Tinder.

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    Or talk to people that have made some of their best friends on Tinder.

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    We love ALL of these #SwipedRight stories. Tinder is simply how people meet.

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    The ability to meet people outside of your closed circle in this world is an immensely powerful thing.

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    So we are going to keep focusing on bringing people together. That’s why we’re here. That is why all of us at Tinder work so hard.

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    If you want to try to tear us down with one-sided journalism, well, that’s your prerogative.

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    You could have talked about how everyone on Tinder is authenticated through Facebook. And how we show users the friends they have in common.

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    Or you could have talked about how everyone on Tinder is on an equal playing field.

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    Users can’t message each other unless BOTH people are interested in one another.

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    You could have talked about how users build a Tinder profile that expresses who they are.

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    Or how millions of Tinder users have connected their Instagram accounts, so potential matches can learn more about them.

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    This all creates social accountability so that Tinder users treat each other well.

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    Instead, your article took an incredibly biased view, which is disappointing.

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    But it’s not going to dissuade us from building something that is changing the world. #GenerationTinder

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  3. @Tinder not clear: are you suggesting journalists need your okay to write about you?

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    Nancy Jo Sales

  4. @nancyjosales We're saying we appreciate journalists who uphold their obligation to fair reporting.

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  5. In case you’re curious what got @Tinder so hot and bothered last night . . . vnty.fr/1DMTnrG pic.twitter.com/LyEVS5qXCb

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