Dance clubs and dive bars may have worked in the '90s, but now, even if you’re out, your phone is a much easier way to find someone to "watch Netflix and chill" with (especially someone you won’t regret tomorrow).
And the great thing is, whether you prefer chatting extensively with your new crush first or a little fantasy in your play, there are diverse options to suit your every whim and desire.
So do about a billion other people, and they're all on hook-up and dating apps. There's an app for your personality type, your job status, and your level of dedication to the dating game. Here, a quick breakdown of what to expect on these hook-up apps, should you have completely avoided them all thus far.
Who you want to find: A one-night stand who supplies the Dom Perignon and cashmere blankets.
Who you want to find: Whoever the algorithm deems fit. Get: App Store Get: Google Play It is: An app that literally tracks you, showing you when and how often you cross paths with other users. Who you want to find: The girl with the dimples you've seen at the corner store twice.
Who you actually find: Just another reason to never trust computers. Who you actually find: The stalker you didn't know you had. Who you want to find: An attractive, educated progressive with lofty career aspirations.
Get: App Store Get: Google Play It is: A dating app for more serious contenders—think more dates, fewer hook-ups—based on Facebook mutual friend connections.
The catch: Your profile must have three witty/charming/personal answers to Hinge's pre-selected questions.