"In today’s apped-up, textaholic society, exploration means downloading apps, not just checking out a new You Tube video." Enter spur-of-the-moment dating.Busy young adults of the connected generation can utilize their free time to the fullest by meeting matches nearby.In some cases, it's only a few minutes after virtually chatting, thanks to location-based features."If you think you’re not tech-savvy enough to download a dating app, think again," Laurie Davis, founder of e Flirt Expert and author of Love At First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating (releasing in February by Simon & Schuster) tells Mashable.
Match reports that more than 40 percent of user logins come from their mobile apps.
"We also found in the Boot Camp that the simpler the features and sign-up process, the happier the singles were with the apps they were using. Having an interface that makes it easy to write to someone is important." Don't be afraid to get the ball rolling on a potential romance.
Mobile app users aren't expected to wait and get to know the person before scheduling a meetup.
If you're a member of one of these online dating sites, you can date on-the-go as you take advantage of their mobile apps, many of which have additional features than are found on their web-based versions. Match: i Os, Android, and Black Berry Match was launched in 1995, and is available in 24 countries around the world in 15 different languages.
With over 15 million members, they're considered the world's largest subscription-based, online dating site.Several new apps, considered social networking apps or social discovery apps, were featured in this year's Mobile Dating Boot Camp.