And with Valentine’s day looming, you might be interested in finding a match soon. Just as there are better places in real life for the more mature crowd to find a match, there are also dating apps better suited for slightly older soul mate searchers. The site features an answer/question section, pictures (seemingly an unlimited amount of pictures), an About Me profile, and a desired match section.
The site has helped many, many people find love on and off the web.
Let’s take a look at nine things you (probably) didn’t know about dating for older adults: It seems counter-intuitive to say that people characterized by one attribute — how old they are — don’t care as much about age when looking for a companion, but it’s true.
Young people are incredibly age-prejudiced, to such an extent that age is one of the most important filter criteria used to find a match on online dating sites. Age is the second-most important attribute used to help users determine if they’re interested in a potential match (after the photo).
The site is easy to use, even for the mature crowd that the site appeals to.
According to datingadvice.com, the site features millions of monthly visitors and a higher ratio or women to men, which is a rarity on some dating sites.
The app works similarly to Tinder in that you can swipe right or left based on how attractive you find that person or picture.Travel is the #1 interest for Stitch members, as the site explains that the section helps people save on rooms and meet new potential friends.You can also look forward to meeting with someone for a coffee, dinner, movie, concert, or any other event, as the site focuses on connecting people based on just about any interest.The app includes a basic membership, but member-to-member phone calls, unlimited access to Stitch community features, direct messaging, and other features requires paid membership, which, at the time of this writing, is a month.Really, if I was young enough, I’d probably use the app in hopes of hanging out with people while traveling.With the obsession that today’s media has with youth and appearance, you could be forgiven for thinking that it’s only the young who are looking for companionship, that dating is a young person’s game. Which of the following images do you think the media is more likely to use to accompany an article on online dating? At the same time, more older adults over 55 find themselves single and looking, either through divorce or the tragic loss of a husband or wife they loved for many years.