It took off like wildfire shortly after it launched and now boasts millions of users across the world.
Users find dating matches by location instead of interests.
Additionally, they’re encouraged to share images “that reveal a lot” about their lifestyles and personalities in a Pinterest-like profile section.
Related: 5 Essential Tips for Financial Planning After Divorce Another differentiating feature, called “Wingmen,” allows users’ close friends and family to “provide gut checks” on prospective matches, indicating if they they think the person makes the cut or not.
Algorithms are smarter and sharper, and you can meet up with people in your area in literal minutes if you wanted to.
So, we rounded up a few Rapplers to test out 5 popular dating apps – Tinder, OKCupid, Skout, EHarmony, and How About We – and tell us what they thought; and how flattered or dirty they felt after.
If you’re bored of Tinder, you’ll definitely want to check OK Cupid out.
Now, choosing your potential mate (or one-night stand) is just a matter of swiping on your phone.The twist with Happn is it only includes potentials that you've been near recently.If you’ve walked past someone in the street you can then flick the heart button and you can start to chat with them.They’ll be using pseudonyms for the sake of human decency.Tinder’s strongest point is the fact that you can only talk to someone if you’ve mutually liked each other.