Launched in 1995, was one of the first online dating sites ever.
While most of the apps on the list are more casual, Match’s schtick is that it’s for people trying to find a serious relationship.
While not a traditional dating app, Lulu lets users rate men in their social networks.
Recently acquired by London based dating platform Badoo, Lulu is a favorite amongst females. They made national news when Mark Cuban famously made an acquisition offer of million on Shark Tank.
Amy Giberson, now 34, was reluctant to try internet dating again but she decided to give it one more shot in 2014. There are a slew of sites and apps to help singles find love and, for the most part, they work, according to Consumer Reports.
She downloaded the Match app and connected with Justin Pounders, also 34, almost immediately. Nearly half, or 44 percent, of those who tried online dating said it led to a serious long-term relationship or marriage, the magazine found.
The now infamous infidelity dating site Ashley Madison, which was one of the most expensive, was also the lowest-scoring online dating service, with a score of 37. You can post your profile, use advanced search, send and receive messages absolutely free. Sorry, it appears that we were hacked and re-directed.(A score of 100 indicates respondents were completely satisfied; 80 was very satisfied and 60 was fairly well-satisfied.) Still, many users found the sites frustrating.In fact, when compared to other consumer products, like cars, computers and credit cards, online dating services received the lowest satisfaction scores Consumer Reports had ever seen, Gilman said.Introverts are taking over and people are noticing — including those who run dating websites.