Valentine’s Day is almost here! And, all the single folks take a moment to sigh loudly, but you still have time to find love (or atleast something casual).
With that in mind, here are the 5 best dating apps you can try out.
Tinder has it all! From people looking for hookup to those wanting a long-term relationship, you’ll find everyone. Tinder is the first choice for those entering the world of online dating. It makes selection quite easy, by displaying brief profiles of people, so you make can quickly decide if it is your type or move onto next. However, it can be a bit problematic at times, since you cannot really make out much with that brief bio and may find it difficult to message.
Bumble is more women-oriented with a time element. It requires women to text first(men cannot), and the timer starts. If, the guy doesn’t reply within 24 hours, he loses the potential match. It emphasizes on encouraging contact within time, and is disheartening for the guys with habits of procastination.
Hinge is one of the most liked dating apps. It’s updates version has an option to show a lot of useful information that can help a person know about your political leanings, religion, alcohol consumption frequency or even your interest level in having children in future. And the prompts provided by Hinge do help create more engaging profiles. Hinge’s current slogan is “Designed to be deleted,” and if a serious relationship is what you’re looking for, this is the dating app you must try!
Profiles on OkCupid are much more in-depth than most rating sites. However, changes in past year has made it more like Tinder. Following the ‘swipe and eliminate’ ability to message a user without matching with them first. Although you can message them but it won’t be reflected in their inbox unless you match. However, it does help deal with offensive messagers.
The League is an “elite dating app” that requires you to apply to get access. Your job title and college attended are the factors considered when you apply. For this, you have to proviee your Linkedin account. Big cities tend to have long waiting lists, so you might find yourself twiddling your thumbs as your application goes through the process. (Of course, you can pay to hurry up the review.) This exclusive feature can both attract and annoy someone.