and, of course, at the end of the day, all of the apps listed above are, more or less, ways to help you hook up with someone. no app really take the place of a face-to-face meeting, but they can make it less intimidating and increase your chances of finding someone that is ready to take that next step. ultimately, hookup apps are just a quick, efficient way to do it. if you have any trouble finding someone who is up for the same thing you are, you can always take the plunge and make your own way.

despite the often flippant attitude surrounding the apps, they actually serve a very valid purpose: to connect lonely singles with other lonely singles. when dating apps first started, users shared their interests openly in hopes of finding matches. today, the focus is on “sorting” based on sexual preferences and, in some cases, sexual preferences are displayed on a profile. apps may have already lost some of their charm, but i still hope that they can be used to connect people with similar interests.

the on-again, off-again couple alexis ayers and marlo harris may have been a match made in television heaven, but the reality of filming love & hip hop atlanta and love & hip hop new york is often far from it.

although they’ve been gearing up to film season 5 of lhhatl, ayers and harris have already ended their marriage and are currently seeking a divorce. according to cs monitor , a spokesperson for marlo harris said that the pair have “nearly finished” processing their divorce.

this website gives you a profile and lets you find people near your area. the downside is that they only have such a small network, but the upside is that you can mess around and watch some really sexy videos with the people that you are interested in.