Traditionally, pick-up lines are seen as ineffective and juvenile — and in any other context, they are. Since Tinder has become the de facto standard for mobile hookups, pick-up lines are actually somewhat necessary.
After all, you need an icebreaker, but not just Enter the pick-up line.
Pick up lines are great for breaking the ice and making a couple of laughs, but if you’re trying to spit game with them, you might as well just pack up and go home.
Here at CMB we found 20 funny pick up lines on the interwebs.
And on Tinder, you’re expected to write her a clever message that makes you stand out from all the other guys. If it’s fun for her to think about and answer, her mind has already associated you with positive feelings – and that kind of emotional connection is essential if she’s going to say “yes” to a date.
Earlier this year, writing for Motherboard, Daniel Stuckey proclaimed Tinder—the geo-location hook up app that matches users together only after both have approved of each other—to be the end of online dating as we know it.
He touted its minimalism and straight-to-the-point approach. Profiles lack the basic information typically provided on other dating sites and apps, leaving users to select a match solely on looks.
So if you don’t create something that immediately snags her attention and compels her to respond, she won’t.
And even if she does respond at first, she’s likely to stop responding to your messages before you get her number.