A new look for nymbler

It’s true what they say. They grow up so fast. Nymbler is more than 10 years old, and as you may have noticed, it now looks a little different.

We’re introducing nymbler’s new look. We noticed that in the past few years, more people were using our site on their smartphones and tablets, and our old design just wasn’t working for them. We’ve updated our app with a cleaner, more modern design that’s easy to use, no matter what device you’re on. Our new web app was built to make your search for a name as painless as possible by highlighting the names chosen for just you on simple, easy-to-read “name cards.” And of course, our mascot Storky got a facelift as well.

But don’t worry. Behind the scenes, nymbler still works the way it always has: suggesting names just for you, based on your likes and dislikes. Once you choose a name to get you started, our new app shows you name cards filled with information, like the name’s meaning and its popularity. When you like or dislike the name shown on the card, nymbler will automatically show you a new name card based on your choice. The more names you rate, the smarter nymbler’s suggestions will be. And remember, at any time, you can always click on the “Explore” cloud to get a new collection of names, inspired by the last name you looked at.

When you’re finished, you can see all the names you’ve rated under “History” on the “Keep” page—including your dislikes. This is how nymbler knows which names are perfect for you and which aren’t. (If you have a change of heart about a name on your list, you can delete it from your history using the “X” icon.) Add any or all of the names you liked to a “Keepers” list by clicking the “Star” icon next to the name, and share your entire list (or a single name) by clicking the “Share” icon (just in case you want to compare lists with a partner or friend).

If you ever need a refresher on how nymbler works, you can always revisit our “How-To Guide” from the menu in the upper right corner of the website.

We appreciate all the people who have been using our site over the last decade. We’re excited to continue to help you find the name that’s perfect for your kiddo, your fur baby, or even the main character in your novel. Give the new nymbler a try.

The nymbler team

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