What makes people swipe right on Tinder?

We asked the good people of Southampton

What persuades people to swipe right on Tinder? Is it as shallow as people think? We asked the people of Southampton.

Some of the answers were were fairly obvious…


Others were less superficial…

Ollie Clarke, Accountancy and Finance


Maria, Mechanical Engineering


Natalie Aminoff, English Literature

Interestingly, guys answers weren’t that different to girls

Reuben, Politics

Ellie Bird, Education

When it got a bit slow at the union, we resorted to asking some lesser known Tinder users…

Batman, Saving the world


Nelly, Aviation Engineering

We even found some famous faces…

Alex Mytton, Full-time Fuckboy


Whatever it is that gets you interested, happy swiping everyone!