New research from the Pew Research Center shows that in the past two years, the percentage of US adults who had used a dating app tripled.
But that doesn't mean all dating apps are created equal.
To the average person, thanks to bad press and other contributing factors, online dating has become somewhat of an un-trusted source for meeting people.
So why are we different here at Free Dating America?
OPW - July 9 - Here is the list of top 10 dating sites in USA, courtesy of Experian (Hitwise).
POF is leading the way with 16% of market share, followed by (9.7%) and Zoosk (7.7%).
Overall the total US visits to dating sites increased 2% YOY.
Since the rise of online dating over the past decade, many dating websites have come and gone.
Never lie about your age or what you do for a living.On Valentine's Day, some singles may be inspired to step up their dating game. 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.Hang on a minute, wasn't online dating designed to reduce the complexities of finding a partner in the first place?Technology and competition for this lucrative market has made a mockery of it.