Secure online dating
Focusing on a narrow pool of candidates, these online dating sites help match people up with someone of a similar religion, profession, or sexual orientation.
Examples within this category include Jdate for Jewish singles, Geek2Geek and Farmersonly for farmers and the people who want to meet them.
They tend to attract a wide variety of members with personal goals that range from a casual fling to a serious lifelong relationship.
These sites have the broadest appeal and generally the largest membership bases.
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.
Mingle2 is a membership service of which users pay to be a part.
These dating sites are geared towards people looking to meet up with someone for drinks as friends, or more spur-of-the-moment dates.
Some of these sites include How About We, Tinder and Badoo.