Once your message is out there, you can’t control how it’s received.
These include “how’s it going,” “what’s up,” and even “yo.” All were shown to get more replies than the more standard “hellos.” In fact, it’s better to use no traditional salutation at all than one of the top 3 introductions listed initially.
Dev’s copy-paste method works, in theory, because of its “originality.” It’s different from the type of message most women are used to getting.
As a serial non-responder, I can recall the number of Good Messages I’ve gotten pretty easily. “I see that Pikachu on your shelf.” I’d used the selfie in question for months, and not a single person had ever pointed that out.
Do you really have the energy, emotionally or physically, to see this endeavor through to a first date, let alone some semblance of a relationship?
If you swipe on someone, be prepared to message them first.