First off, I had to find a way to get the text data from the mobile app. The network data and local cache is encrypted, so instead, I took screenshots and ran it through OCR to get the text. I did some manually to see if it would work, and it worked well, but going through hundreds of profiles manually copying text to an Google sheet would be tedious, so I had to automate this. All of this was imported into a Google sheet, then downloaded to a Jupyter notebook where I ran more Python scripts using Pandas, NTLK, and Seaborn to filter through the data and generate the graphs below.
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When you're scrolling through the 40 million Americans on dating profiles like OkCupid, Match, Tinder and Hinge, the carousel of faces can blur into a single blob of thirsty selfies, group shots and height measurements. The thing that really pushes that similarity over the edge? We're all using the same goddamn phrases to describe ourselves.