Now there’s an equivalent for lesbians and bisexual women.
How it works: Similar to Tinder, the app alerts you to singles in your area and your age range, and you swipe left or right depending on whether you like the look of someone. Men must be invited by a female friend to join — which hopefully means less creepy messages.
At the very least, you can be sure you won’t find Anthony Weiner on this one.
Best for: Lesbians or bisexual women, especially Pinterest lovers.
How it works: Grindr, the location-based dating app for gay men, has been around since 2009.
A new wave of free dating apps is making old-fashioned dating sites look downright matronly — but it can be difficult to know which you’ll like best.
Take a look at our guide to some of the younger, hotter apps out there — and who knows? Best for: Anyone who wishes they could just talk to people they find attractive in a bar — but, you know, without actually having to go to a bar.