If you get overwhelmed and have to go crawling back to Tinder, don't worry — it will always be there for you.This app made by women, for women aims to give ladies control over their virtual dating lives.(If you live in a less populated city, this may not hold true, but it still beats hanging out at the same dive bar hoping a sexy stranger will sweep you off your feet, right?)We've all been that person who's standing in the corner of the bar on a Friday night fiendishly swiping left and right — whether it's because we're bored, drunk, or lonely is irrelevant.Second, the company verifies each new profile to cut down on fakes, meaning you can feel more confident that you're messaging with a real person.
Plus it's never a bad thing to remind women that they're in control of their own bodies, despite what many gross trolls would have them believe."When I think about the first mobile app that really, I felt, gained critical mass, it was Grindr," says Julie Spira, dating expert and CEO of "Grindr paved the way for people to be aware that there is this dating-on-the-fly scenario happening." On Grindr, you can browse the profiles of fellow users in your area.Enter: the vast array of online dating options, including Tinder, which might be one of the best dating apps and is definitely the most popular.If I'm feeling particularly salty about the IRL pool of suitors, I'm comforted by the fact that I could swipe through Tinder until my fingers bleed and still not run out of potential friends/lovers/boyfs.