They have the potential to be the future of dating and it's nice to see one of the top online companies acknowledging that, without losing their original identity.”If you're serious about finding long-term love as a gay man, Chappy may well be the best app option on the market.Built from an idea by Made In Chelsea's Ollie Locke (stick with us...) it's a respectful community with a higher quality user than some of the sleazier apps. The idea is it’ll cut out time wasting and lead to a greater chance of a connection.
is another older dating website that’s evolved over the years to become one of the most popular apps.
The profiles are detailed (if people fill them in), which means you can find out more about someone before you speak to them, and location-based searching means you’re shown people who live or work nearby.
Scruff quotes over 12 million worldwide users, and has recently expanded into Air Bn B style travel accommodation, with a gay-friendly slant, also letting you know if fellow travellers from out of town are looking for some company.
Paid tiers unlock additional features for committed users, but the free experience is worthy of inclusion here.
Letting you choose between "Mr Right" and "Mr Right Now" it's fun and playful if you're in the mood for some quick company, while offering a bit more depth for those looking for a bit more. The app also has a recently launched premium feature, which serves up more information about your matches, like how likely they are to reply to you.