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CMB was constantly "gently" reminding me to message people I'd matched with.I eventually disabled the app after receiving the following notification: "Show [match name] who's boss and break the ice today!Bumble also has a BFF feature to help you meet new people, but that's really not the focus of a dating app gallery, so I'll save it for another time.Whether you're looking for a hookup, friendship or an LTR (long-term relationship), Tinder has you covered." Should a potential future relationship be rooted in a hierarchical power dynamic?At the end of the day, I have friends who've had the perfect match on CMB, but it isn't my favorite app.Happn matches you with people who are located nearby.It's a cool concept and helpful for people who want to meet someone in a more organic manner.
You'll need to wade through a sea of profiles, which makes it easy to pass over people you might have given a chance under different circumstances. I have friends who've met spouses through Ok Cupid. In fact, I've been on Ok Cupid, on and off, for roughly the last 11 years.
Profiles are a lot more in-depth than most online dating sites, and if you answer a seemingly endless series of questions (much like a personality test), they will spit out a reasonable Match/Enemy percentage ratio on profiles to help you gauge compatibility based on interests.
Changes in the last few years have made Ok Cupid a bit more like Tinder (both owned by the same company) focusing more on swiping and eliminating the ability to message a user without matching with them first.
This might be helpful if you're looking to date your immediate neighbors (or Uber drivers), but I don't see the attraction when competitors like Tinder already show the distance between you and other users.
Frankly, if I saw an attractive guy in a coffee shop, I'd just approach him rather than check to see if he's on Happn.
However, Ok Cupid has pointed out that these changes did help lower the number of offensive messages people received, which might be a worthwhile trade-off.