The serial dater: I would never chat a guy up or ask for someone's number, I couldn't deal with the rejection, so this was way out of my comfort zone, but I did love the fact that I had all the power.I've often had men abuse me on Tinder for not responding quickly enough to a message or turning them down for a date, but on Bumble, it's a completely different vibe - the men on here are of a whole different calibre.When was the last time you struck up a conversation with a complete stranger at a bar, snared a boyfriend through a blind date or had a fling with some guy you met at a random concert? Everyone knows that the dating scene is online - unless you're willing to televise your quest for love and sign up for the second series of First Dates, in which case, bravo.
Download the app, create a profile, upload some fabulous pictures, write an equally impressive bio and voila.
But of course, not all dating apps are created equal; which is why we've turned to dating coach and relationship expert David Kavanagh as well as our in-house serial dater to give us their verdict on the apps that deserve to take up space on your home screen.
We will be gathering together thoughts from companies big and small, sharing truly practical advice that can actually help you get your plans on rails.
We are hosting workshops and sharing information about best practice for creative skills and business development for people working across creative digital.
It’s also about going outside your comfort zone, if you haven’t already.
Give a boost to your creative and production skills so you can help shape a rapidly evolving, dare we say the word, well okay, then we’ll whisper it, market. Our plan is to provide a series of free workshops with industry professionals, and maintain a curated, online resource offering you a way to explore your creative digital skills.The expert: This sounds like every stalker's dream, I'm not sure I would be convinced of its safety features, but it is a good way to make contact with someone who you've been eyeing from afar.If you're the shy type, this app is the perfect buffer, if not, ditch the app and start conversation in the real world.Because the app is proximity-based, it also make things easier when it comes to setting up the date.The serial dater: I loved the idea of this app, every morning on my way to work I crossed paths with the same guy, but I was never brave enough to ask him out.If you're tired of swiping right and ending up with another creep, Tinder isn't the only dating app out there, there's a huge variety of apps to choose from.