Why it works: The best part for overworked young professionals is the app’s fairly aggressive reminder notification feature. You’ll get pinged with encouragement to set up a date with matches or to message users – while some find it annoying, those who don’t have much bandwidth might appreciate the reminders.
The gist: Zoosk (opens in a new tab) is the app that can read between the lines to figure out what you need – and it makes it super easy to get going with signup taking just three to five minutes. Once you log in, just fill in some basic info (body type, education, religion, and a brief “about me” bio), and you’re free to start browsing profiles. However, there are other optional questions designed to let other singles know exactly what you’re looking for, so you can spend as much or as little time as you want answering them. (more…)