#33: Why So Forlorn, OK Cupid?

The flaws and virtues of popular dating apps as told through their logo design. 

In this episode, we're joined by Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut. They're the cofounders of Design Observer, and hosts of The Design of Business | The Business of Design and The Observatory podcasts. We're also joined by Teddy Blanks, a graphic designer and founder of design studio Chips. He makes the logo for our podcast.

Our panel discussed these major dating apps.

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The above app icons from left to right: OK Cupid (pre-March 2017), OK Cupid (March-May 2017), OK Cupid (May 2017-present), Tinder, Bumble, The League, Scruff, Grindr, Recon, Coffee Meets Bagel, Match, eHarmony, Jswipe, Hinge, Raya, Happn, Feeld