According to research by Pet Smart Charities and Match, 59% of singles revealed that discovering a mate’s pet was adopted, not bought, made them more attracted to their partner. Petfinder is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Tinder: Possibly the hottest app on Earth right now, Tinder has brought dating into the mobile era, with a mate-browsing interface that’s so easy you only need to wiggle a finger to get someone’s attention.
(or, more accurately, message someone who gives you the butterflies.) Match is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Meetup: If you’re surprised to see a group activity app on this list, perhaps you haven’t considered how sexy “common interests” and “pursuing your passions” can be.
With more than 19 million users and at least 500,000 monthly meet-ups, the odds that you’ll find someone who shares your love for anything from acupressure to zip-lining are pretty good.
Four-legged friends also calm anxiety and help with loneliness, just the thing for a broken heart.
If that’s still not enough, rescuing a pet can actually make you hotter.
You have 24-hours to like or pass on your person, and if that person also likes you, the app opens up a private text messaging line to get the conversation started.
Coffee Meets Bagel is available for free on the App Store. e Harmony: According to the service’s website, 438 U. And well they should — with subscription rates for the service as high as per month, users should demand those kinds of results.
This data-driven service does all the computations to take bad matches out of the equation using a seemingly endless supply of questions to turn its budding romantics into ones and zeros.
By providing users with match percentages, Ok Cupid shows them how good a fit their prospective dates could be.
Then, serving potential mates up just a few at a time, you can use secure messaging to delve even deeper before diving into an actual date. Finding a mate who’s also a member of The Tribe can be even harder.
e Harmony is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Combining dating website’s JDate’s Jewish-centric sensibilities with Tinder’s ease of use, this i Phone-only pairing service brings modern convenience to the age-old challenge of finding someone you can bring home to mom. If you both give each other a check, then they’re able to message each other through the app to see where things go. Match: Tried and true, this web-based matchmaking service has been pairing people since 1995.
Anomo is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Coffee Meets Bagel: If your day drags even by lunchtime, this app might be the spice you need.