If a new potential user signs up and finds themselves in an empty room, it’s almost certain that that user will hit the road and head for a different platform.
Backed by Whitney Wolfe, the co-founder of Tinder and CEO of Bumble, Chappy is growing a devoted member base.
Exton believes this is part of what has increased demand for the app.
“All of the content on the feed is sharable, so girls who don’t have the app yet are still seeing articles and event postings, and ultimately heading to download the app,” said Exton.
Her was previously available in seven cities across the country, only activating those cities after a certain threshold of requests were reached per city.
But founder Robyn Exton says that the app has seen triple the requests in the past two months than it was seeing before, with at least 5,000 requests in most cities across the country.