It's perfect for busy, social 20-somethings living in cities.
According to Marie Cosnard, Happn's Director of Trends, the app makes dating prospects in your busy city look more real, so it's a way to get to know the people in your environment. Match has of different ways to meet people, but you'll have to spend money, time, and effort in creating a profile and going through the pool of potential matches.
Some call it a hookup app, but the app and plenty of others swear there's much more to it, especially if you're willing to be transparent about what you're looking for.
If you really don't want to see anyone's mirror shots, gym selfies, or pictures from their last fishing trip, this is not the app for you. Dating App Price: Free, Tinder Plus: $9.99 or $19.99 if you're 30 or older What You Need To Know: If you're more comfortable meeting someone through friends, this is the dating app for you.
So whether you're looking for casual dating and have zero time or are looking for your soulmate and will scroll through a pool of people all damn day if you have to, here's a guide to finding what's right for you.
The OG of the swiping game, Tinder is fun, easy, and admittedly addictive.
that is, if you agree with the September article by Nancy Jo Sales, "Tinder and the Dawn of the 'Dating Apocalypse." Not convinced? If you believe the hype and speak to the wrong people, you'll be convinced that Tinder is just another hook up app.