Dating Apps Reviews

www.gotinder.com

Members 4,000,000
Gender proportion

37 %
63 %
  • Easy swipe feature to like a profile or not
  • Millions of members to checkout
  • Members of LGBTQ+ are welcome to register
  • Connect to other apps like Spotify, Snapchat, etc
  • Lack of security when it comes to the authenticity of a profile
  • Limited profile information available
  • Swipe decisions are based on photos in just a matter of seconds, making Tinder a bit superficial
www.bumble.com

Members 1,600,000
Gender proportion

50 %
50 %
  • Mobile dating platform allows you to find matches on the go
  • App puts women in charge of who they want to connect with
  • User-friendly interface
  • Can only register using Facebook
  • 24-hour timeframe on connections mean you have to be online daily
www.badoo.com

Members 7,000,000
Gender proportion

40 %
60 %
  • Free to join, but premium features can be accessed with credits or a premium membership
  • Majority of users are late teens and young adults
  • App has a high percentage of member activity
  • Good for people looking for friendship or casual dating
  • Mobile app available to download for free in major app stores

What is a Social Dating App?

Social dating sites are sites designed for people who want to date from anywhere, including on the go. Many sites count this as a key speciality that they can help you find someone near to your location based on your smartphone's geo-location capabilities.

Most apps integrate with social media platforms making it really quick and easy to sign up, log in and create a profile. Some will also use your social media profile to find suitable matches and show you mutual friends.

Why Choose a Social Dating App?

Social dating apps are great if you are the type that uses social media a lot as you will get the most benefit out of the interaction between the app and your social media profile. These sites vary in the type of dating that users are seeking from the app. Some apps are quite well known to lead to more casual dating or less serious dating, but others are suitable for singles that are looking for a longer term relationship.

Wih most apps you can usually get started quickly and you can search for and contact members immediately rather than wait for match suggestions.  

How Does a Social Dating App Differ from Dating Sites?

Social Dating Apps are usually only available on mobile devices. Most of them do not have a website at all. They are designed to take advantage of the capabilities of a smartphone by integrating with Social Media apps like Facebook and Instagram. 

What are the Benefits of a Social Dating App?

  • Apps can be used anywhere you like from your smartphone
  • You can search and browse other member's profiles based on specific criteria important to you
  • Most apps have great messaging or chat functionality that is often just like txting
  • Many apps allow you to search for somone near to you using geo-location services