The site aims to get rid of the ‘cringe factor’ associated with having to big yourself up through your online profile and makes it more of a fun community, where like-minded people can chat, meet and potentially fall in How much does it cost? The experts say: For those who are at a loss as how to sell themselves in 500 words or less, this site offers the opportunity to be described by your friend.It works on the premise your friend can sell you better than you can but they can also embarrass you too.It’s aimed at time-starved professionals, who due to busy work and social lives simply don’t have the time to date.
Once they hit the pitch button, they wait for the date requests to come in.Users then have the option to select up to three applicants who they wish to chat to before making the final decision and agreeing to the date. All people need to do is buy the date – although it could be as cheap as a walk in the park!Subscribers use the app to pitch an idea for a perfect date.This could be anything from going to a major sporting event together, to gig tickets, to simply taking the dog for a walk together —users can be as traditional or as creative as they like.Getting started is dead simple: pick three artists or bands that you’re interested in, the gender you’re looking to date and press ‘go’.
It’s a fun and relaxed site, which can introduce you to new music, concert buddies and potentially even your own real-life Caleb Followill. It’s free for exisiting members, but £8 per month for new members.
Members rate new applicants over a 48-hour period based on whether or not they find the applicant ‘beautiful’.
It sounds harsh, but the site claims that by admitting people based on their looks they’re removing the first hurdle of dating, saying that because everyone on the site is a fitty, members can concentrate on getting to know people’s character and personalities. If you buy a 6-month membership, you’ll get a reduced price of £7.50 per month.
They regularly host members’ events where allegedly you have to look as attractive as your profile photo otherwise entry to the venue is refused.
This is the ideal site for those who want to bypass the usual filtering of profiles based on looks and focus on getting to know people they know they will be attracted to. A similar taste in music can be a great indicator as to whether you’re compatible with someone, so the fine folks behind Tastebuds have struck gold with their music-based online datingsite.
The experts say: This site is perfect for those looking for love who also love music.