Some more seriously minded sites request that members fill out elaborate compatibility questionnaires.

Deciding which process is right for you will largely be determined by whether you’re looking for a casual friendship, relationship, or a lifelong partner.

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Online dating has grown in popularity to the point where there is almost no social stigma attached to it.

Launched in 2004, OKCupid works with many populations of people.

Bumble is a dating app that only allows women to initiate contact in opposite-sex connections; in same-sex connections either party may initiate contact. Since 2012, Tinder has been matching singles based on their social profiles and geographic location. Both users must “swipe right” before being matched and are then able to chat within the app.

Zoosk is a singles dating app that uses a behavioral matchmaking engine to pair users who its system indicates will be a good match.

The app is available in over 80 countries and has over 27 million searchable members.

If you have a very specific set of interests, there are many sites that may cater to your niche.

Some of these niche sites are Farmersonly.com, Millionaire Match.com, Geek2Geek.com, JDate, Dandy, Pinksofa.com, Christian Mingle and Positive Singles.

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