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e Harmony has staunchly resisted letting gay people on the site, and only propped up a same-sex site called Compatible Partners after a lawsuit forced the company to do so. “I have seen competitors that have 15 genders listed as options and 10 orientations.
The world isn’t the same as it was even three or four years ago.
Obviously, this opens the door for more casual daters to prowl e Harmony.
But Langston says that the site has notifications and opt-outs for folks who only want to be matched based on e Harmony’s compatibility scale.
“You have to build up a knowledge base that helps people find a better relationship.
But the way we deliver it feels a bit dusty to me.” The most important change comes in the form of onboarding.
Since 2000, the company hasn’t changed the way it brings on new users.
“Now you have a lot more information to understand if you should reach out, and if your match is compatible in ways that interest you.” The final change for e Harmony comes in the platform’s messaging system.
e Harmony messaging has always been more akin to email than to instant chat, with prompts to help you get a conversation going or help you ask the right question.
While those tips and tricks will still be built into the messenger, the chat will function more like FB Messenger or i Message than email, with instantaneous, back-and-forth communication on tap.