A friend who uses it tells me: “It’s good if you’re picky…but there aren’t a lot of people on it.” Cost: Free I can’t really make a list of the best dating sites without mentioning Tinder. Tinder once had a reputation for being a ‘shagging app’ - but that's changed.With the 2014 launch of Once a Month Cooking and 2015’s Live Well on Less, thanks to Penguin Random House, Jody shows no signs of slowing down.The master of true native content, Jody lives and experiences first hand every word of advertorial she pens.But the app has fallen in popularity compared to Tinder, and the fact that you can receive messages from anyone - without matching first - means that your inbox can quickly become clogged with sleaze. It matches you with people based on your location and a shared interest in music.It can import your favourite tunes from your smartphone or and does the hard work for you by collating matches.The website says it “takes the awkward out of dating”, but the drawback might be that it’s only London-focused - and handling raw fish with someone you don't fancy could be a lot worse than just having a drink with them.
Online dating gives you a quick alternative and introduces you to loads of single people in your area that you may have never met otherwise.
Jody Allen Founder/Chief Content Editor Jody is the founder and essence of Stay at Home Mum.
An insatiable appetite for reading from a very young age had Jody harbouring dreams of being a published author since primary school.
Not only that, but you know that they are ALL actually out there looking for someone.
That means you don’t have to run the risk of approaching someone who’s already taken and get rejected.