Launched in 2004, OKCupid works with many populations of people.Our is a unique dating site specifically catered to people over 50.Online dating has grown in popularity to the point where there is almost no social stigma attached to it.With an estimated 1,000 online dating sites in existence, however, it can be hard to sift through all the options and decide which is the best site.These sites have the broadest appeal and generally the largest membership bases.They tend to attract a wide variety of members with personal goals that range from a casual fling to a serious lifelong relationship.
Some of these niche sites are Farmersonly.com, Millionaire Match.com, Geek2Geek.com, JDate, Dandy, Pinksofa.com, Christian Mingle and Positive Singles.Bumble is a dating app that only allows women to initiate contact in opposite-sex connections; in same-sex connections either party may initiate contact. Since 2012, Tinder has been matching singles based on their social profiles and geographic location. Both users must “swipe right” before being matched and are then able to chat within the app.Mingle2 is a membership service of which users pay to be a part.Some more seriously minded sites request that members fill out elaborate compatibility questionnaires.Deciding which process is right for you will largely be determined by whether you’re looking for a casual friendship, relationship, or a lifelong partner.
Examples within this category include Jdate for Jewish singles, Geek2Geek and Farmersonly for farmers and the people who want to meet them.