Some young people believe that internet dating is a good
Most claim that they “don’t use it that seriously.” Most see it more as something to do when they’re bored, but there are also a good number that do meet in person with matches from apps.
Here are some of the biggest dating apps that college students are using right now.
Similar apps include the Singapore-based Paktor; Bumble, in which only women can start the conversation; Hinge, which is based on mutual friends; and Happn, which connects those who pass by each other in person.
New study finds passion is missing from a quarter of Hong Kong marriages Meanwhile, Grindr and Blendr are for people looking for hook-ups.
The scores of apps help underscore the uniqueness of dating in a densely populated city where “social circles and degrees of connection might be smaller”, a male law student at the University of Hong Kong said.
Singles can also choose from dating websites such as Ok Cupid and Lovestruck, which has registered over 150,000 people in Hong Kong, according to founder Michael Ye.
Tinder Tinder is still the most popular of dating apps.
The app lets users swipe on each other, and will match them if both parties have swiped right (said yes).
It can help to give you a sense of who they are – and whether you have things in common.While only six percent of people age 45 to 55 were using online dating sites in 2013, that figure has now doubled to twelve percent.