Entries by alexdea

An in-depth review of popular dating apps

In a previous post, I talked about the business dynamics of the dating app market. In this post, I’d like to take some time to explain how some of these apps work provide some commentary on the future of these apps. As a note, there are many dating apps that are out there, but for […]

The business behind dating apps

As a 20-something millennial I regularly have conversations with my friends about dating and relationships. Naturally, dating apps, such as Tinder, Bumble, Hinge, and The League come up in conversation. Many of my friends (and myself included) have tried, are trying, or are done trying to use these apps to find a special someone to […]

Shyp, Marketing, and failing fast and often

Last night, I had the chance to attend General Assembly SF’s Changemakers event which showcased Lauren Sherman, Head of Marketing at Shyp. The Changemakers Series interviews professionals under the age of 30 who have done and are doing cool shit, and Lauren certainly fits the mold. A veteran of startups such as Taskrabbit, ZipCar and […]