DATING has never been more challenging for folks looking for love – with singletons relying heavily on apps to find Mr or Mrs Right.
And while astrology has long played an important role in the world, it seems not even online dating can escape what’s written in the stars.
In fact, according to Tinder, 18-25 year olds are 29% more likely to match with someone based on a star sign than members over 25 while searching for “the one”.
What’s more, those who straight up identify their sign consistently rank as a top profile feature.
Tinder has revealed some handy tips that might just help you on your journey to find love – using astrology has a helpful guide.
So if you’re not sure whether to swipe left or right, see how your star sign measures up, and what you should be looking for while scrolling your virtual dating line-up.
Even on Tinder, Aries want to look like a boss and they’re more likely to list “manager” as their job, so potential matches be warned as this natural born leader will likely want to lead the way.
These confident catches regularly show how they stay cool under pressure -and they know exactly what they want when it comes to dating, with the highest swipe rate.
Just like the Aries, a Taurus are quite bull-ish when it comes to finding love, as the sign which is the fastest to respond to messages.
Taurus is nothing but persistent, so it makes sense that their most listened to Spotify artists is The Weekend because Tinder isn’t just a weekday thing for them.
Geminis broadcast their up for anything nature as the sign most likely to include ten photos on their profile – so if you choose to swipe on a Gemini, have your pose ready.
These social butterflies are ready to party all night, which may explain why you might find them bartending (most likely to list as their job).
To catch one of these supportive empaths, sing along to Oasis with them and you’ll make the perfect match.
And if they don’t match with you or reply to your message right away, don’t worry, it’s not you, as Cancers are the least active and are among the slowest in responding to messages.
They may be vain, as demonstrated by the camera emoji often included in their bios, but when it comes to Tinder, they’re definitely at the top of the dating game.
Leos are the only sign to list CEO as their top job – and they’re also most likely to “Flex” in their bios.
They get the most “likes” and are the most likely to name their star sign in their bio.
So it’s safe to say they’re killing it at this online dating thing.
This shy sign is one of the least likely to include ten photos on their profile.
If you’re on the prowl for a Virgo, look for them to call out that they are a “student” and show an interest in their hardworking nature.
But if you’re “spontaneous”, looking to “explore” or “high key”, expect Virgos to steer clear.
While other signs may look to the stars for love, Libras look to the scales. Pragmatic in life and in love, Libras appreciate balance, logic and authenticity, which is probably why they are the most likely to list Director in their top job roles.
They know how to get things done and are keen to get down to business and talk to matches.
The sign is also the most likely to include only one photo in their profile.
These passionate, often-mistaken fire signs can’t even keep themselves straight but you can tap into their determined nature as Scorpios often identify as “managers” or “engineers”in their bio.
They show their passion and that they are brave in their swipe as one of the signs with the highest swipe rate.
But then they also like to slow things down, taking the longest to respond to a message.
These idealists are not easily impressed, but once you’ve matched, get ready for action.
They move quickly from match to first message, showing they aren’t afraid to make the first move.
They advertise their adventurous spirit in their profile with the flying plane emoji in hopes they’ll catch the attention of someone who can keep up.
Capricorns might be hard to catch on Tinder, as they are the least likely to include their sign in their bio, but if you find one of these profoundly intelligent partners, it’s worth the work.
They’re ambitious, frequently touting their determined nature in their bios, with the inclusion of the “working out” emoji in their bios, which doesn’t leave them with much time for swiping.
They have the fewest swipes (right or left) of any sign. So to catch their attention, ask them how much they lift at the gym.
Humanitarian activist Aquarians put their call out for a partner with the “peace sign” emoji, seeking peace in the world.
And when they’re not protesting, they’re busy being creative, cooking up a storm in the kitchen or attending the latest gallery opening.
They’re most likely to call themselves “chefs” or “artists” in their bio. So it’s no wonder Aquarians swipe less often than other signs – another peace-seeking, museum hound combo isn’t exactly easy to find.
Pisces are all about the feelings – and they like to catch them too, though they may be low-key about it.
The emotional and intuitive Pisces clearly want people to know they find the world inside their head just as interesting as the one outside.
This may be the reason why they are the slowest sign to respond to messages, but you know their response will be thoughtful.
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