Many people now prefer to use dating apps on their phones, rather than dating sites on their home computers.
In fact some of the dating apps we reviewed only work with an Apple or Android smartphone or tablet.
The profile setup survey asks a wide range of questions and took our reviewers about 25 minutes to complete, the longest of any dating service we tested.
The Bucket List Event Series even pairs you up based on things you’d like to do before you die so you can make new and exciting memories to further foster a relationship.The website and app are both easy to use and because your matches appear with a compatibility number, you’re more likely to have something in common.With a free membership you know how many matches you have, but you can’t see their photos – just their profile information.Elite Singles is worth trying though if you're over 30 as 90% of its users fall into this category, while 80% of it's users have a university degree - ideal if you're looking for a well-educated partner.The most important features, messaging and viewing other profiles, are free and the site is LGBTQ-inclusive.
Our findings are in line with 2016 Consumer Reports data that found users were most satisfied with Ok Cupid over numerous other dating services.
You also have the option to link your other social media accounts so people can see what else you get up to.
The whole setup process took our reviewers about three minutes and was far less comprehensive than sites like e Harmony and Plenty of Fish.
With free dating apps becoming more popular thanks to Tinder, people are gravitating toward predominately free online dating services.
Setting up your profile is fun because of the unique questions you’re asked, like what your ideal date would entail and whether you’d prefer to be weird or normal.
You’re also asked to decide whether physical appearance is important.