Badoo is a complete social network, although it has some fairly robust tools to help you find someone special. After setting up a profile with your profession, your interests and a your pictures, you can search your immediate area for people who are looking for activity buddies, long-term relationships or anything in between. You can chat anonymously or let the app search for people who might make good matches. Badoo is not very deep, but it's quite simple and effective.
This free app lets users swipe "yes" or "no" on potential matches. If two users swipe "yes" to each other, they are then able to text through Tinder's interface. Tinder had an estimated 500,000 users in its first sixth months, with a day-over-day growth rate of 5%. Launched in September 2012, Popular with younger folk - it's average user is 23 - Tinder users have rated each other's profiles 4.5 billion times, and have been matched up to 50 million times. Tinder works because it takes rejection off the table, and taps into a distinctly millennial activity - texting.
3) How About We
How About We is a very unique dating app because instead of focusing on searching through dozens and dozens of pictures of guys and then chatting with them for days, weeks or months before finally meeting up, this site helps you get the ball rolling right from the beginning. Everyone who signs up posts a date they would like to go on. Dates range from a walk in the park and coffee to a romantic candle light dinner. You browse through the dates to find something that is interesting to you and you connect with that person to set up a time to go on that date! The profiles consist of personality traits, likes and dislikes and severely limits superficial information about physical attributes (you can still see pictures). It tries to make it more about compatibility and less about shopping for the most physically attractive person.Its the best place to try something new.
Match.com is one of the most established online dating sites, and with more than 21 million users, you’ll have tons of potential dates to choose from. Its free app for Android , iOS or BlackBerry lets you browse member profiles, create your own, view daily matches and send winks to connect with other users on the go. Match.com subscribers can use the app to send and receive messages and see who has viewed their profiles.
OkCupid is a social networking dating app from Okcupid.com. Browse profiles of members who are looking to get something started, whether it be hooking up or finding a solid relationship. Feeling risky? Try out Ok Cupid’s crazy blind date feature and you could get hooked up as soon as tonight.