OkCupid is one of the biggest and most popular dating sites out there. It's famous for matching potential soulmates through a gigantic list of questions, designed to increase compatibility. Bumble works on a similar basis to Tinder. There's also a hour time limit to start chatting, so if you find your soulmate you'd better move quickly. If you've crossed paths with another user, they'll show up at the top of your Happn page, and it'll tell you how many times too.
This inevitably means half your work colleagues will show up, but it also ensures you meet people with similar interests or living nearby. One of the most popular dating apps out there. It's free, unless you opt for in-app purchases, incredibly easy-to-use, and has a wide enough membership to never run out of potential matches. A website version of the app is also launching soon. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future.
Click here for instructions. Home News Sport Business. Telegraph Lifestyle Women Sex. We've noticed you're adblocking. We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism. Let's face it -- Tinder revolutionised the online dating scene. The first big global dating app for mobile, whether you love it or think it's superficial, it ain't going away any time soon.
Though, there are other options if you want to get amongst it on your mobile but are sworn off Tinder. Quite a lot of them, actually. Women make the first move with this app. After two people mutually opt in by swiping right, they're added to each other's 'hive' of connections, though the woman has to say something first within 24 hours or the connection disappears forever.
For same sex matches and friendships it's designed to find buddies, too , either person can make contact. This app is designed to match pooches and their parents. Your pup can make new mates near you, and hey, the humans might just make a connection, too.
You can chat, share pics and plan meet ups. This also solves the problem of accidentally hooking up with a cat person. Sounding more creepy than it is, Happn helps you find people you've crossed paths with. Everytime you're near someone IRL who has the app , their profile will pop up.
If you're a couch potato you can still check out profiles on the timeline whenever you like. Anecdotally Happn sees slightly older crowd is using it over Tinder.
There's no login required and you can message, send pictures and even record video. As the name suggest, this app allows you to date in pairs. Possibly less awkward and safer, you sign up with a buddy and then find other pairs nearby.