It's no surprise, then, that there are now hundreds of dating sites to choose from, and that's not even considering the wealth of apps that have appeared since Tinder rose to popularity.
To help you pick one that's best for you, read on for some of the best dating sites and apps to get you started.
Just look at how many people seeking dates or mates are flocking to matchmaking sites and apps.
It seems like every day there's a new form of online dating.
No matter what type of relationship you're looking for — from the forever kind to the friends-with-benefits kind — there's an app for that!
She signed up for JDate, an online dating site for Jewish singles.
“All kinds of people are doing it,” says Caploe, 54, a publisher who lives in New York City.