If you lack inhibition, Hinge could throw the door wide open.The USP: With over 400 million members, Badoo is one of the world's most popular dating apps and part of the same umbrella company as Bumble.Filter users with your exact specifications on KNKI, which has full social media capabilities.It's like a network of its own, where you can follow friends, search hashtags and like their pics.Here, we take the biggest alternatives to Tinder and give them a spin to find out what (if anything) they do differently and what sets them apart. This means having a handy mutual connection to discuss / slag off when you meet up for drinks.
Verdict: Great for people that need help with organising a great especially with the interactive Date Map which lets you track who is else is wants to meet for a pint or deep and meaningful conversation at 1am.Considering how much we (and I mean human beings) seem to love hooking up, it's surprising how many people you meet on the mainstream dating apps and sites that aren't remotely sex-positive.If you back open, tolerant, and progressive attitudes towards sex and sexuality, these are the apps (and sites) for you.The USP: If you're dog-obsessed here is where you can rest assured you're in good company.Pick your future partner based on their dog preferences, small, scruffy or otherwise.Everyone has to submit their IDs to prove their profile photos are actually them, making the community safer and catfish-free.Whether you're after sexy chat, hook ups or actual dates, is free and can put you in touch with other like-minded people.Cons: Exes might not be keen on leaving a review of a former lover, worse still spurned lovers might want to sabotage your future chances Verdict: A noble goal in a time where online dating can feel toxic but we imagine if wouldn't take much for your credit rating to be bust.The USP: Their mantra and methodology is explained thus: 'Each day at noon, guys will receive up to 21 quality matches – known as “Bagels”. Then, Coffee Meets Bagel will curate the best potential matches for women among the men who expressed interest.'Pros: A more curated selection than just endlessly swiping through everyone.Oh, and if you're into BDSM, or a certain fetish, get swiping immediately.Kink D is awesome not only because the users are all open-minded and into kink, but because it also puts them through a photo verification process.