The results you crave likely vary, depending on who you are.
One person's idea of an effective dating app might be landing tons of fun dates.
Ok Cupid is free but you can upgrade to a paid “A-List” plan.
Tip: Making frequent, minor updates to your profile can move you to the top of some sites’ search engines, prompting more winks and emails from online men.
Perhaps you've read about which dating app is best for relationships, or which you should try if you live in New York or San Francisco, or which are the highest-rated dating apps.Since we're talking about effectiveness, I have to include Align. Want more of Bustle's Sex and Relationships coverage?Check out our new podcast, I Want It That Way, which delves into the difficult and downright dirty parts of a relationship, and find more on our Soundcloud page.Though the app is known for its nefarious hookup culture, people totally meet and fall in love here too. If it's love, be upfront about it in your self-summary.If your match is just looking for a lil' somethin'-somethin', they'll know to not come knocking on your door. Anyway, Hinge is all about introducing you to people who are connected to your real life Facebook friends, or to your Facebook friends' Facebook friends, so you'll never have more than one degree of separation when you meet. " is always a good starting line.)Match calls themselves "number one in dates, relationships and marriages," and they have the data to back this one up.I know one couple — in fact, I was just with them last night at a Julia Holter concert — that met on Coffee Meets Bagel.