And then there are those who use Instagram as a supplemental match-making tool.“It’s basically a portfolio for your dating life,” said Halen Yau, 31, a public relations manager from Toronto.
If you want your Dulcinea to know that you’re categorically interested, you will have to do more than check their Stories and post thirst traps.
Attend to their profile page, where you can see all their photos, as well.
Paying a compliment on Instagram is as simple as liking a few photos.
“One ‘like’ could be, ‘I randomly liked your stuff’” Mr. “Two is, ‘I like two of your photos.’ Three is, ‘I’m intentionally trying to get your attention.’ It’s the equivalent of eyeing someone in a bar.”“Commenting would be equivalent to walking up to someone and saying a very basic hello,” Mr. “The DMing is the official, ‘I’m here and I’m not playing around.’” Ms.
In a thread on Reddit, users have documented experiments in which they altered various factors like how often they looked at a friend’s profile, or how often they liked photos on a profile, to see which ones had an effect on the order and which ones did not.