Pros: It's a non-swiping app and allows you a smaller pool of potential dates tailored to your taste.
Cons: Just because someone looks like Tom Hardy or Jessica Alba doesn't mean they will behave like them!
The USP: Their mantra and methodology is explained thus: 'Each day at noon, guys will receive up to 21 quality matches – known as “Bagels”. Then, Coffee Meets Bagel will curate the best potential matches for women among the men who expressed interest.'Pros: A more curated selection than just endlessly swiping through everyone.
Cons: The app requires you to give over control over to someone else to decide for you.
Cons: People might think basing your future parter on dog preferences is weird Verdict: A silly app that seems unlikely to find you true love but might narrow down options.
Who wants to date somebody who like Chihuahuas after all?
Verdict: The more you think about it, the less sense Down makes.
Here, we take the biggest alternatives to Tinder and give them a spin to find out what (if anything) they do differently and what sets them apart. This means having a handy mutual connection to discuss / slag off when you meet up for drinks.Verdict: Worth a shot, if only to kill time answering bizarre questions about yourself.The USP: It's a huge ocean, with more members than any of the others (around 70 million).Verdict: This app allows you to eliminate the middleman.If you lack inhibition, Hinge could throw the door wide open.
Cons: It's all a little too close to home: what's to stop her feeding your dating tekkers back to your pal?