Schmooze builds connections through humor. Users swipe on memes, not people and the algorithm then matches users with a similar sense of humor. The inspiration for Schmooze came from the founder’s experience falling in love with her now-husband through an exchange of humorous messages.
By shifting the focus away from split second judgments, often based on looks, Schmooze is transforming the dating app landscape. With over 3 million meme swipes, Schmooze has made over 110,000 matches across the country. Students from over a 100 universities are swiping memes everyday. The concept of “finding a date to laugh with” has made it one of the fastest growing GenZ dating apps.