Choose from different packages that offer an array of virtual and real-life proof, from texts and voicemails to a Facebook relationship status to gifts.

Maybe you're a younger guy who wants to learn from a more experienced woman, or who just finds older gals more attractive than his same-age counterparts.

Instead, it encourages them to score the date with – not wits or smarts – but gifts. Post an update like “Who wants to go surfing this afternoon?

On this site, unique date ideas attract potential matches. ” and like-minded individuals nearby can opt to join in on the fun.

Grouper sets you up with a match, then lets both parties bring along two friends.

Down can be used for dating as well, but let’s be honest: This app still lives up to its former name. Trint Me allows shy users to initiate the next step behind the veil of their smartphones.

Coffee Meets Bagel sends one potential friend-of-a-friend match to your inbox every day at noon.

The “bagel” is based on specific profile information and preferences, such as religion, height and personal details.

This site is for singles who are ready to mingle but not ready to commit. It’s free, which is probably why Ok Cupid remains pretty high on the popularity list of traditional dating websites.

Lengthy profiles and questionnaires make this one of the more thorough options of late, which means more potential for some serious matches – or some serious liars.

Here’s another friends-of-friends dating site that finds matches through Facebook.

That means users can easily do some recon before agreeing to a date.

Using Facebook, Hinge sends you a selection of friends-of-friends every day at noon.