Happn Information, Statistics, Facts and History

Facts Summary for Happn

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Business Started:
Brands & Partnerships:
Main Service Areas:
United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, International
Service Available Via:
iOS and Android
Number of Members since Launch:
28 million users (2017)

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  • General Information
    • In March on International Women's Day, Happn launched a campaign in partnership with the human rights organization Equality Now to raise awareness about domestic violence. [2]
    • Happn's chief goal is by the end of 2017 to become profitable and to reach 40 million users. [3]
    • Happn is up for a redesign this summer along with a new tagline and gamified features. Advanced AI will also be introduced to help with matching users together. [3]
    • As of May Happn now offers paid features. For users who buy credits the ads will be removed. Credits will allow you to use features like "Say Hi" and "I'm In". [4]
    • Happn is the most searched dating app in New York. [5]
    • Happn rolls out the CrushTime feature worldwide. CrushTime gamifies the matching process by asking users to identify their admirers in a matching game. [6]
  • Members
    • Happn has more than 28 million users across 40 major cities including London, New York City, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires, Istambul, Rio de Janeiro, Paris, Madrid, Sydney, Moscow and Mumbai. [1]


  1. 2017 Happn Media Kit
  2. How Dating Services Celebrated International Women’s Day
  3. Happn Testing Subscriptions, Artificial Intelligence, And A Redesign
  4. Happn Review (as of May 2017)
  5. Quantcast Map Reveals The Most Searched Dating App In Every U.S. State
  6. Dating Services Wrap 2017 With A Wave Of New Features


  • General Information
    • Happn has a new voice feature that allows users to send audio recordings up to one minute long to each other. [1]
    • Happn has started targeting users over 30 and plans to charge older members to use the app. [2]
  • Members
    • Happn has 10 million users and is on track to reach 30 million by the end of the year. [1]


  1. Happn Reaches 10 Million Users, Releases New Voice Feature
  2. Dating Apps Now Want Older, Wealthier Singles (For Their Money)


  • General Information
    • Happn was launched in February 2014 in Paris, May 2014 in London, and September 2014 in New York City. [1]
    • Happn is based in Paris France and was founded by Didier Rappaport, Antony Cohen and Fabien Cohen. [2]
  • Members
    • In 6 months since launch more than 200,000 people have installed Happn. [2]
    • Happn has 40,000 daily active users in Paris, 10,000 daily active users each in London and in Berlin. [2]


  1. 2017 Happn Media Kit
  2. Is Happn The Next Big Thing In Mobile Dating?

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