Bristlr also provides a beard-rating option, so you can find out how well a potential date's beard ranks compared to other bearded locals." The service was created by software developer John Kershaw. Instead of letting you cast the net wide and potentially drag in a few weirdos alongside the good catches, Hinge keeps it a little more reserved.
The 28-year-old from Manchester said he came up with the idea “as a joke” but it seems like it may be taking off further than he expected. It's a great app for those who are looking for meaningful relationships.
Chances are you've probably heard of Tinder, the mobile dating app that's become so huge it has changed the way traditional online dating sites approach their mobile presence.
Not only that, but it has had a bit of an impact on language and culture with terms like "swipe left" having a new meaning, and the emergence of "Tinderellas" and "Tinderfellas". Designed by three sisters, all of whom are still actively looking for the one, Coffee Meets Bagel aims to make dating easier, far less creepy and a lot more rewarding.
On the train ride home I came up with the name “Bristlr”, and by the time I went to bed I had a fake signup page built.” said Kershaw Initially, Kershaw claimed that if 100 people were to signup, then he’d take the business seriously.If you’ve walked past someone in the street you can then flick the heart button and you can start to chat with them.It's finally a solution to the Sliding Doors problem. Bristlr is a new dating service for bearded men, and the women who like them.The promotional section of Bristlr’s website reads, "Instead of asking if you're single or taken, or looking for men or women, Bristlr simply asks you if you have a beard.You can find people near you who either have beards, or are looking to meet people with beards.