The steps that follow will depend on the user’s gender. If she doesn't initiate a conversation within 24 hours, the connection expires. However, they can show they're especially interested by using the daily 24-hour extend feature.
The above rules do not apply to same-sex or connections made in Bumble BFF.
To change your profile to public or hidden, open your "Settings" menu and toggle the "Public Profile" switch to "On" or "Off.
Please note: In order to save the changes you made, you must navigate to another screen in the app.
Bumble has made it necessary, and therefore acceptable, for women to make the first move.