But after countless users begged her for a mobile version, she’s now debuting the The Dating Lounge for i Phone.Certain aspects of The Dating Lounge—which, for now, is free to use—will be familiar to those who’ve tried their hand (and hearts) at other forms of online dating.
At the two biggest subscription-based sites in the U.S., ( a month) and e Harmony ( a month), users can save by signing on for, say, a six-month bundle ( per month and per month, respectively).The highly-selective app launched in San Francisco earlier this year and has been rolled out in New York City.Founded by Stanford grad Amanda Bradford, The League breaks through the clutter of millions of daters and searches for ambitious professionals. Using a secret algorithm, The League scans your Facebook and Linked In profiles—you input both when you sign up--to determine whether you’re one of the chosen people.Received a match who you think is great, but not for you? There’s also a section of the app where users can seek advice from a matchmaker; they can choose to keep their questions private, or let them be published on the Dating Lounge’s blog. Daniels said, “is emulate what I have going on offline, which is a high-end strategic matchmaking service.” One of the trickiest parts of The Dating Lounge is getting in; after all, it’s an invitation-only group. First off, anyone who was a member on Facebook will automatically have their membership transferred to the mobile app.
Then there’s the possibility of getting in through a friend; know someone who’s already in The Dating Lounge, and they can send you an invite.
And some sites, like Plentyof and Ok Cupid, offer basic membership for free.
But most subscription sites automatically renew until the customer cancels, and those fees can add up.
There are some commonalities that bring our members together: for instance, the majority of our members are educated, relatively affluent, and between the ages of 30 and 55.
That said, Canadian singles of all ages can (and do!
Users can also search for potential matches by 15 different criteria like location, education, income and religion.