Cons: The app requires you to give over control over to someone else to decide for you.which might get in the way of sweet conversation.
Verdict: Great for people that need help with organising a great especially with the interactive Date Map which lets you track who is else is wants to meet for a pint or deep and meaningful conversation at 1am.
54 - Northern Suburbs, Cape Town Metro Kom luister saam met my in die donker uur na die naggeluide. I love the outdoors, watching movies or listening to music on the... This lady was my second coffee date after 1 week on the site.
We met at the venue as strangers and left as firm friends 3 hours later and have been inseparable since.... I was hardly one week on this website and I found the most glorious woman alive.
Pros: There is a strange thrill in being able to 'swipe' that acquaintance you've always fancied, asking them for a date (up) or telling them you want to sleep with them (down). Cons: It pulls in every single woman who happens to be your friend on Facebook, even if they haven't joined Down yet (your cowardly come on will be waiting for them if they ever do), making it rather pointless.
Verdict: The more you think about it, the less sense Down makes.
Pros: Once you get over the slight stalker complex Happn instils on you by showing women who walked past your front door an hour ago, matching with users within a 250 meter radius is actually quite handy.The fun and well organised events means membership feels a bit more like a club, and less like pin-balling around a vast galaxy of random singletons.Cons: After sending someone a message, you're notified when they're checking your profile, which means you can actually see yourself being rejected in real time. Verdict: Pulling together the best elements of other older dating apps, Inner Circle is the best all-rounder out there with the highest quantity of people you'd actually like to meet.If you lack inhibition, Hinge could throw the door wide open.The USP: Endless personality quiz questions that give you a match percentage with would-be partners. If dating apps have an 'atmosphere', then How About We is a pleasant summer garden party where people enjoy polite conversation and no one makes an inappropriate lunge on anyone else until at least 1 am.The USP: Based around suggesting dates, rather than banging on about yourself. Cons: A high number of sexually frustrated virgin-trolls means a lot of women find using it a harrowing experience, which understandably makes them cagey when you come along.It's disheartening how many women have to resort to 'please no sex pests' appendixs on their profile information.It could make future beers with your mates a little awkward.Verdict: This app allows you to eliminate the middleman.Isn't the whole point of internet dating that you can meet someone new?This hook up app for friends (and friends of friends) is the equivalent of passing 'I Like You' notes in class.