Category Archives: Other Dating Sites News

Hinge’s response to no more Facebook mutual friends data access: track your activity

As you might know by now, Facebook is creating its own dating app and whether related or not, it’s not giving out Facebook mutual friends data out to other apps even when users approve the permission for an app.  So … Continue reading

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Hinge makes you pay now for more than 10 likes a day

No more unlimited swiping and liking for the dating app Hinge.  You now only have up to 10 free likes in 24 hours – and still you cannot communicate with anyone unless you both “like” each other.  That’s really cutting … Continue reading

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Facebook announces dating service coming soon – based around events

Facebook is throwing it’s hat into the ring of “Facebook dating apps” – but this will be directly a “Facebook” dating app hosted on their network.  Just first names, a separate dating profile from your Facebook profile, text messaging, and browsing events … Continue reading

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OKCupid removes “Inbox” folder for checking messages, no Sent folder either

Where do you go to check your messages?  The Inbox right?!  Not anymore on OKCupid.  In one of their latest dating site/app updates there is no more Inbox folder.  It’s not that it’s renamed – it just doesn’t exist anymore … Continue reading

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Top 10 ways Search Tools are better than Swiping

1. No missed connections because your special someone hasn’t found you to have a “mutual like”. You don’t have to wait for a mutual “like” to message. 2. You can search for your special someone based on your preferences, as detailed as you … Continue reading

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Bumble: requires you to pay for Bumble Boost to increase odds of connecting with your match

Bumble: the dating app created by Tinder co-founder  Whitney Wolfe, where women have to initiate the conversation – but the women only get 24 hours to do so after you both have swiped right on each other.  Or you can pay … Continue reading

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JDate search tools are useless: Empty fields accepted as matches by design

The function of a search tool is to output results that match your search criteria.  It’s still a useful search tool if it outputs no results when there are no matching results, as it is saving you loads of time … Continue reading

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Free dating sites/apps vs paid dating sites/apps – it’s not just about the money

Anyone else singing that line “It’s not about the money money money“?!  The question is: Which dating site/app should you choose and how do the free dating sites/apps differ from the paid dating sites/apps?  The answer doesn’t have to do with just … Continue reading

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When is a free dating site/app a free dating site/app?

So many commercials and ads market “free dating sites” and “free dating apps” – but should they really be marketing themselves as “free”?  Some are more honest and use slogans such as “free to download”, or “join free”, or “start … Continue reading

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