But the paid service is backed by research and fueled by singles’ answers to an extensive questionnaire designed at making matches that last.e Harmony also gives you insight into on your own personality that you may have never realized before.According to research by Pet Smart Charities and Match, 59% of singles revealed that discovering a mate’s pet was adopted, not bought, made them more attracted to their partner. Petfinder is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Tinder: Possibly the hottest app on Earth right now, Tinder has brought dating into the mobile era, with a mate-browsing interface that’s so easy you only need to wiggle a finger to get someone’s attention.The service connects to your Facebook account, linking to your pictures and other relevant data, but keeping your name and contact information private.(or, more accurately, message someone who gives you the butterflies.) Match is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Meetup: If you’re surprised to see a group activity app on this list, perhaps you haven’t considered how sexy “common interests” and “pursuing your passions” can be.With more than 19 million users and at least 500,000 monthly meet-ups, the odds that you’ll find someone who shares your love for anything from acupressure to zip-lining are pretty good.Ok Cupid is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Pet Finder: If you’re already smitten on kittens or fond of man’s best friend, you know the bottomless cups of love that these cuddle buddies dole out on a daily basis.
Beyond that, file cabinets full of research has also shown that petting animals lowers stress and blood pressure (reducing incidences of heart attack).And at its worst, hey, at least you can have fun doing something you love.Meetup is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Ok Cupid: Meeting people is easy, but math can be hard.Then, serving potential mates up just a few at a time, you can use secure messaging to delve even deeper before diving into an actual date. Finding a mate who’s also a member of The Tribe can be even harder.e Harmony is available for free on the App Store and Google Play. Combining dating website’s JDate’s Jewish-centric sensibilities with Tinder’s ease of use, this i Phone-only pairing service brings modern convenience to the age-old challenge of finding someone you can bring home to mom. If you both give each other a check, then they’re able to message each other through the app to see where things go. Match: Tried and true, this web-based matchmaking service has been pairing people since 1995.Of course the service also offers photos, messaging, and chat features, and the apps port these onto smaller, mobile screens.