In a world where relations come with an expiry date, we love being single. If you aren’t ready to be put in a box yet, there’s a whole world of people out there you can enjoy with. Today’s millennial wants to meet as many of them as possible. If you are in a mood for some healthy flirting (without any clauses!) and want to enjoy the company of the opposite sex or even of the same sex, then these dating apps will find the best match for you.

Tinder

tinder dating app

This one continues to rule the roost among the best dating apps. Tinder has been a constant go-to for the flirty adventurers. Used by zillions across the globe, Tinder allows users to connect to suitable matches at your preferred location. All you need to do is create an account on the best dating app with a 500-word description and a few pictures. Once done, you can start browsing your options. Swipe right if you like the profile you are seeing or left to weigh more options. If you really-really like someone, you can use the ‘super like’ option to show your interest. If the other person likes your profile, a screen will appear asking you to send a message. The real fun begins now.

Send a few messages, decide on a place to meet, and have a good time. If, after the meeting, things don’t go as planned, you can go back to viewing more profiles. Tinder also allows you to connect to people in different countries. So the next time when you are planning a solo trip but don’t mind a company of a stranger or are looking for hook-up sex, use Tinder to its fullest.

OkCupid

There is a big reason why our generation loves OkCupid — the free dating app comes with 22 gender options along with 13 different orientations. Since first dates are always awkward, OKCUPID helps its users by asking fun questions to help you correlate with a suitable dating match. It also have some fun personality quizzes to know the match better. OkCupid keeps updating it features to ensure users are having fun. Their latest system, Flavors, allows users to quickly see evocative flavors of potential matches, such as Beard Lovers, Kinky Nerds, World Travelers, etc. This makes it one of the biggest contenders among the best dating apps.

Bumble

Bumble dating app

With women flocking to Bumble to meet and date new partners, this one has become a rage. Bumble is one of the first dating apps to introduce in-app video and voice calls. It has become an all-time favorite amongst women as it allows them to make the first move, and also gives in the freedom to decide who they want to talk to. The women-friendly dating app allows users to swipe through potential connections across three different modes:

  1. Bumble Date: It empowers by women by allowing them to make the first move.
  2. Bumble BFF: If you are new in the city and are looking to make new friends, then Bumble BFF is right for you!
  3. Bumble Bizz: Bumble Bizz is a great platform to build professional relations, for networking, and also allows users to learn about new career opportunities.

Match.com

The fun dating site offers potential fun-seekers to set online profiles, upload few pictures, and engage in some online flirting and winking. The app does the backend work and delivers fresh matches daily. The cool, easy-to-use app has made, dating and finding love easy and enjoyable. Match.com also hosts group events so users can meet local singles in person. You can also add your favorite MLB team to your page, thus making the app modern and intuitive at the same time. The app allows you to block or report inappropriate behavior and ensures that spam bots don’t trouble your journey of finding true love.

Hinge

If you don’t wish to waste time browsing through endless profile and prefer meeting someone who is an extension of your social circle, do try Hinge. A premium dating app, Hinge makes it easier for you to start a conversation as you already have a few friend in common. What makes it easier is that Hinge app uses your existing Facebook profile to quickly create your Hinge profile. However, you can customize it to suit your purpose as well. Hinge then delivers custom matches based on friends-of-friends, freeing you from the effort of swiping left or right. After all, it’s all friends of friends.

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