Dating sites with most traffic
But where are other eligible bachelors and bachelorettes looking for romance? S.-based Internet users searched for on Yahoo within the past 30 days.
More than half of this month's searches for e Harmony came from men (54% to be exact), from top states Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Virginia.Ok Cupid tops the list, which is pretty unsurprising considering the site has become nearly synonymous with online dating.Searches this month for Ok Cupid skewed male — 68% came from men.With its behavioral matchmaking algorithms, Zoosk guarantees that you'll "date smarter." That promise has attracted the most searches from states Wyoming, Nebraska and Iowa — 71% of which are from men.Based in Santa Monica, Calif., e Harmony is perhaps most recognizable from its TV spots featuring successful matches.Skout is a mobile app for i Phone and Android users that originally started as a way to extend business relationships.
While still marketed as a "global network for meeting new people," the platform is conducive to forging friendships and romances.
So this may not be the best time of year to experiment with a niche new app.
Stick to the standard ones like Tinder, Match, Plentyoffish, or OKCupid for now.2. Gandhi recommends reaching out to three to five new users a day, and don't worry if it takes a while to get a reply.
Year after year, tons of online dating sites have documented a surge in traffic during December and January—a.k.a.
the height of "cuffing season." In fact, Match calls this time of year its peak season."There are an estimated 107 million single adults in this country, and at the New Year, many are inspired to make finding a relationship a resolution for the coming year,” says Bela Gandhi, founder of Smart Dating Academy and a dating expert for Match.
And avoid firing off a litany of pet peeves or things you don't want in a partner, since it comes off as negative.5. We all have our deal breakers, but is it really important that your date lives within 25 miles of you? Or they might be a year younger or older than the age range you designated. "A phone call is a great screening mechanism before the date," says Gandhi.