Coffee Meets Bagel gives users just a single match per day, facilitating more meaningful connections rather than the dime a dozen approach of Tinder.
Unfortunately, like Hinge, the user base isn't anywhere near as big.
Moving on to more modern dating apps (although RSVP and e Harmony have incorporated apps, they are still far more browser-centric services), the most obvious contender is Tinder.
"We cut out the clutter, the creeps and the games," their website boasts, and by all accounts there are far less creeps than you would find on Tinder. The userbase is much smaller, and with the added restriction of only showing friends of friends, you may not be given many options.
Coffee Meets Bagel is a dating app designed by women -- three sisters, to be precise -- and is designed for a much more considered approach to online dating.
From Mars Dear Mars, While online dating has become an incredibly convoluted affair, with more apps and sites around than you could ever sign up to all at once, the good news is that it's more in the mainstream than ever.
Let's start with some of the biggest participants in the online dating market: RSVP is one of the oldest and most well-known online dating sites around, and despite the rise of new services like Tinder, RSVP still retains an Australian user base of around 2 million.
This approach seems shallow and counter-productive for some, however, and a number of answering apps have emerged to fix the flaws inherent in Tinder.