It’s not just in your head, everyone and their mom is on Tinder, and they’re swiping left and right more than 1.4 billion times every day.
But how are you supposed to score dates with strangers when you're unbelievably rich, beautiful, or a C-list celebrity?
Such companies offer a wide variety of unmoderated matchmaking services, most of which are profile-based.
Online dating services allow users to become "members" by creating a profile and uploading personal information including (but not limited to) age, gender, sexual orientation, location, and appearance.
Realistically, however, the sheer number of prospective partners creates its own major problem—but also a huge business opportunity.
Instead, ask anyone dating in this city: To overcome barriers such as a lack of time, too much choice and a lopsided female-to-male ratio, New Yorkers use an assortment of online and mobile dating apps, dating coaches and matchmakers to find the proverbial “one.” City residents have for years had a reputation for working long hours, and with good cause.
And while I’m no longer in the dating pool, I definitely remember many a month when I felt like all the attractive and kind men had gone into hiding.
NYC is a tough place to find love in, but there are ways to make it easier.
Here's a peek at how the desperately single other half dates.
Who's it for: "Celebrities" and "influencers" You certainly don't earn a reputation as the "Illuminati Tinder" by letting in any old schmo.