), Tinder is a great way to connect with people around you – or, if you prefer to go international, just pay for the premium account.
One of the first apps to jumpstart the swiping culture, Tinder matches single folks when both parties swipe right on the other’s profile.
Some also cited the convenience that online dating channels offer.
The study surveyed a total of 2,940 single Singapore residents between the ages of 21 to 45 years old from August to December last year.
Do you want to meet like-minded people, but you’re not quite sure where the best place to look is?
Perhaps you are interested in finding a partner, but your busy schedule doesn’t allow you that much time for dating?
Among singles who were dating or had dated previously, 13 per cent met their partner through online channels, almost doubling from 7 per cent in 2012.
Singaporeans that the Straits Times spoke to cited several advantages that dating apps and online channels have over old-school dating methods.