Let's be honest, dating isn't always glamorous. Nervous first dates and "situationships" can make the whole process feel overwhelming sometimes , and the pandemic has only created another barrier to experiencing that celestial connection. But even as the dating scene slowly returns to normal with more restrictions being lifted as vaccines become available, that also doesn't necessarily erase the struggle of meeting someone who genuinely matches your vibe. That type of connection is unique and special — one created in the cosmos.
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Feeling lonely? A new generation of apps is matching people who are looking for friendship, not romance, with features that wouldn't look out of place on Tinder or OKCupid. Like dating apps, Hey! While photos still play a role, the focus is more on compatibility than looks. VINA and Monarq both focus exclusively on women. Users answer questions about their interests, personality and goals, post a photo, and the apps match them up for a coffee date, museum outing or whatever other activity they may be into.
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The BumbleBFF app helps people find friends. Can you meet your new best pal by swiping right? H olly and I are breaking all the rules. None of the usual rules apply. BumbleBFF, which launched in March, is just a toggle away from the regular dating app, and appears to have plenty in common with its more amorous counterpart.
If you've recently moved or maybe entered a new phase of life , you know how personal connection can help ease transitions. As families and friend groups become more spread out, people are lonelier than ever, according to research by Jessica Carbino , sociologist and relationship expert for the social app Bumble. Sound familiar? Many apps geared toward friendship target a specific demographic or lifestyle interest so users have easy texting topics and can forge bonds. So whether you're looking for a new social circle or you just want to expand the one you've got, downloading any of these 7 friendship apps is a great place to start.