Finding a perfect partner to talk with, meet with and probably start a relationship has become too much tough because the busy schedule everyone (even you) is holding, won’t allow you to perform hit & trial by dating random people just to check if they’re suitable for you or not. No one likes to give time to someone who doesn’t understand them. So, they want to make it clear through chats or phone calls but on Facebook or Instagram, where due to all such social drama you hardly do any deep conversation with someone, find the perfect partner become even more tricky.
Although these social networks have so much crowd, it’s definitely not the correct place to find your lover. People are primarily here to make friends, chat with them and share things. The best place to find your lover online are dating sites and apps. And, in this busy life when you are always in motion, it just make more sense to have dating apps in your smartphone rather than dating sites as they are more comfortable.
So, here I am provided the list of best dating apps available for Android and Apple iPhone/iPad. Scroll down to check out the best dating apps of 2018. Although these are the most popular dating apps available right now but preference change person by person. So, take a close look, read description and browse the app page and then make decision to finally install a dating app.
1. Tinder Dating
Tinder is the most popular dating app till date. Whether you are looking for a free dating app for your iPhone or Android smartphone, your will find Tinder at the top not only due to the popularity but also due to the unique features provided through the app which makes it easy for you to find your match. View profiles based on location or by searching names. Swipe right to accept, swipe left to reject and if the person also swipes back, you have a match. Now you can chat, flirt, plan date or meetup for tours. The app is sparking more than 26 million matches per day.
2. POF Free Dating App
POF (Plenty of Fish) is another drastically popular dating app. If you have the circle of people using dating apps, more than one of your friends are using POF. The POF dating app uses advanced machine learning algorithm to find the perfect match for you. The app is totally free unlike other dating apps who just provide few features for free, POF lets you view your matches, their last online status, newest user for free. You can send and receive unlimited messages for free. Perfect dating app for youngsters.
3. Just Say Hi
Just Say Hi is a video dating app. Browse through profiles, watch videos of person you like and if you are lazy, you can simply use its world chat room to chat friends, find single men & women. Moreover, watching videos itself will give you a lot of idea about the person and if it gets into your interest, you can chat with them, plan date, do hangouts and more.
4. Badoo – Free Chat & Dating App
Badoo is another very popular dating up attractive over 400,000 new people daily. Join the free dating network that’s bigger, better and safer. We check each photo and verify profiles so you can chat with and meet your new favourite person. 350 million people from 190 countries speaking over 47 languages, such diversified network, I am sure you’ll find your perfect match here.
5. Zoosk: Meet Singles
With the Zoosk dating app, 3 million messages sent daily, 8 million verified photos, and 40 million members worldwide you’ll enjoy meeting singles on a dating app that works hard to make dating easier for you. Zoosk personalized Smartpick shows profiles based on your likes & preferences. Its video verification tool verifies if the person in the video looks like the profile owner, more filters based on ago, body type, height, more options to catch up and date.
6. Match Datings
Match Datings is another simple to use dating app which can help you find like-minded singles near your area. It claims to have the largest pool of singles that includes local singles dating apps, gay dating websites, lesbian dating apps and free dating apps. Get the singles dating app free to start meeting, flirting and exploring the best group of personals in online dating.
7. Bumble – Meet New People
If you are looking for valuable relationship then Bumble is one of the most trusted dating app that you should try. Use this app to find your lover online, date, flirt, make friends or just create network. Unlike other dating app where single men find woman, like and start conversation, here woman take initiate. The app is meant to empower woman and hence woman will be the first to contact you and start the conversation.
8. Surge: Gay Dating & Chat
Surge provides very comfortable way to homosexual men to find their match online. Browse through the profile of nearby people, checking out multiple photos they have put on their profile, decorate your profile with up to 8 photos, like others profile and chat with the one you match up. In chat, you can share photos, plan dates and meet up.
9. Tagged – Chill, Chat & Go Live
Tagged provides a fun way to date. On Tagged, all profiles are real and you don’t need to fake your personality. Keep it real and like minded people will find you. You can watch other’s live stream or create your own, chat, play meetup and find your perfect match quicker than you thought.
10. Coffee Meets Bagel
More dating apps make you tired because you waste hours in swiping left/right, liking others but never hear back from them. Coffee Meets Bagel or CMB free dating app is a little innovative to save your time here. Everyday in afternoon the app show you preselected matches bases on your area, interest, likes, ethnicity, height, etc. to allow you to connect with them without wasting time swiping through irrelevant profiles. For ladies, the CMB dating app shows only those profiles who have shows interest in you.
11. AsianDate: Find Asian Singles
Whether or not Asian, if you love Asians and like to date one then this free dating app is best for you. AsianDate provides endless asian single men and woman from or outside Asia, near you to match up, chat, flirt, video chat and date. As like any other standard dating app, it allow users to put multiple photos, bio, occupation, etc. hence you will be able to know more about any person without even chatting with them.
12. Mingle – Online Dating App
Mingle is the mobile social chat room which have photos, videos, video chats, messages and lots of other options not only to allow only authenticated profiles on the network but also to make dating much more easier and fun. See videos of other, share your own videos, join the social chatroom where you can see videos of people you are socializing with.
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13. Happn – Dating App
Happn is innovative and intelligent local dating app which uses your GPS location so intelligently that it literally notifies you whenever you cross path with an attractive Happn user in REAL LIFE. You can find nearby people based on your interest in its home, tap like of Say “Hi”. Happn is not totally free but you will get enough free credits at the start that you can easily matchup and date quite few interesting people.
14. Skout – Meet, Chat, Go Live
Start Skouting and make new friends, or meet new people, anytime, anywhere. Instantly meet people near you or around the world! See who is broadcasting in Live. Broadcast yourself and feel the love! Discover new friends nearby or around the globe. Millions of people are connecting and meeting through Skout every day. Use exciting in-app features to increase your chances of friending or chatting!
OKCupid is slightly different than other dating apps and in a better way. You’re more than just a photo and that’s what OkCupid thinks. The app not just showcase your profile but highlight what makes you – your interest, hobbies, talent, etc. It ask you what you care about most and show profile of like-minded people based on your feedback so that you can find a better date you can carry till the end of the time not just temporary ones.
16. MeetMe – Go Live, Chat & Meet
MeetMe is one of the topmost dating apps of US which have everything – chat, video chat, photo sharing, streaming, go live and much more. The app by default shows men and women near you based on your interest, nationality, hobbies, etc. It is a global app so if you want, you can explore people profiles from other countries too to see if they have something better to offer.
17. Hot or Not
Hot or Not is very simple and straight-forward app intended originally as a game to find the hottest people near you and allow them you find you back. It shows you how hot you or your friend are, hottest profiles near you wherever you go – college, music festival, city hangouts, etc. When you get the match, you can start chatting, sharing photos, plan dates and much more.
18. Hinge: Dating & Relationships
Hinge is for serious dating and starting relationships not just swiping left/right on random profiles. It is a dating app which is designed to be deleted (that is when you one get your better half). It doesn’t show random people nearby but show friend of friends, and hence offer you to make friendship with them in the normal way. It’s almost like going to your friend’s birthday party or cousin’s wedding and find an interesting person. Try this app! I am sure you’ll love it.
19. DOWN Dating: Flirt and Hookup
DOWN keeps it simple – whether you want to flirt and hookup or start a relation, DOWN app lets you set up things for both quickly. If you want fast date or matchup, say GET DOWN, if you want serious relation, say GET DATE. It’s easy to find straight-forward people near you, undo your likes, chat with friends and everything’s for free.
20. Hornet – Gay Social Network
With 25 million users, Hornet is the largest true social network for gay men. Hornet makes it easy for users to authentically connect with others who have similar interests and are looking to date, make friends or just find people in a new city. Hornet makes it fun and easy for gay, bi, and curious guys to connect with each other. Find great guys to keep in touch with, in this FREE gay app that is beyond dating!
21. Date My School
Date My School is exclusive for students and Alumni of university who want to date only smart people from their university. It is awarded as best college dating app. It uses several privacy filters – ago, gender, school, etc. to limit who can view your profile. Most alumni and students using the app are from Columbia, NYU, Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Cornell and Berkeley – but open to 2700 US based universities and growing rapidly.
22. Qeep Dating: Singles Chat, Meet, Flirt & Match
As simple to use as WhatsApp, Qeep is another great dating app which adds additional feature of dating to WhatsApp. It users interest-based matchmaking algorithms to know your interest and show only those people from nearby which you will love to connect with. Whether you are here to chat, flirt or make friends, Qeep assure you to find the best person for this.
23. SinglesAroundMe – Local Dating App
SinglesAroundME is another very cool local dating app which contains all the feature of any good local dating app but also go far to provide additional helpful features such as map location, check-in location, filter people by distance range, age range, interest etc. It has more than one way to date – you can view random profiles
24. ROMEO – Gay Chat & Dating
Join the world’s most exciting gay social network. With more free options than any other gay dating app, ROMEO is the best way to meet new people and have meaningful or more casual encounters. Get the free ROMEO App now and chat with lots of gay guys, nearby and worldwide. Create your profile and start chatting within minutes!
25. Grindr – Gay Chat & Meet, Date
Last but not least, Grindr is another cool gay dating app which provides better profile of handsome and sexy guys nearby and better options to chat once you get the match. You can do normal text chatting, send photos, location, view online status and do much more.
With all these awesome free dating apps, I am sure, you’ll be able to find your perfect match nearby and start an healthy & long-lasting relationship which you are waiting for from years. Let us know which of the above listed free dating apps you liked the most and using to find your lover online.