“So, where did you meet this guy?”
“Oh, online. We’ve been talking for a few weeks already!”
This type of conversation isn’t surprising to hear in 2015. The Internet is teeming with dating sites. They’re popular with young people and seniors (love doesn’t have an age!), and we can see that today’s market is defined by websites that offer to provide a more personalized experience. Zoom through 5 dating sites that are quite out of the ordinary!
1. For the geeks and geekettes of the world
It’s not always easy to make new friends – even less so when the object of your affection is introverted! Enter Geeky, a site that tries to create a shortcut to geeks hearts. Why not treat yourself to a love story that’s powered by shared passions? Latest technology, cult moments from the Star Wars saga, an account of your time at ComicCon …now you have a good chance of finding (and claiming!) someone on the same wavelength as you.
2. For animal lovers
Date My Pet
Are you an animal lover who wants to find someone who loves them just as much as you do? Datemypet.com is the site you need! It offers to find your perfect match according to your animal preferences. If you’re less into fluff balls and more into reptiles and exotic creatures, simply mention it in your personal criteria and let fate take care of the rest!
3. For people who like to play with fire
If you feel the urge to explore your options, or if you and your partner make a mutual decision to take the plunge, you should know there’s already a dating site for that very purpose. Yes, there’s a market for it. Ashley Madison is a platform for people who are married and seeking an extramarital encounter. Their slogan? “Life is short. Have an affair.” Interested in finding pleasure in just a few clicks? In this case, playing with fire can get you burned! Indeed, the adulterous dating site is said to have suffered from hacking and data theft on July 20th. Roughly 40 million subscribers have been exposed. Without wanting to influence your decision, you might want to think twice before becoming a member…
4. For professionals
Balancing your love life and career can create a hectic schedule that’s just too full, so we’re often forced to make a choice. But what if you could combine the two? ELITESINGLES is a dating site for singles with upper socio-professional affinities. Their compatibility algorithm lets you meet people who are ambitious in their professional and personal lives, just like you!
5. For athletes
Are health and fitness at the heart of your daily concerns? Do you invest a lot of time and effort in living a healthy lifestyle? Then you probably expect the same from your partner. Fitness Dating is like the arena of love. Their angle? Sports! Yoga, tennis, cycling, golf… whatever you prefer, you’ll already have an undeniable amount in common, which will help you find the right person.
Have you ever gone on a date with someone you met online? How would you describe your experience?