There are over 20 million potential matches made a day on Tinder alone

Anyone who owns a smartphone is carrying around a single bar just a swipe away. With a tap and a flick, users are “matched” with potential mates, friends, and everything in between.

More than one third of recent marriages in the United States today started online, according to a study published on USA Today. That study is already several years old-a similar study today would doubtless find an even greater percent of today’s successful matches made online.

That represents 40 million people connecting with prospective love or company. The demand for dating applications is high and the dating app market is bursting with 6-9% growth annually. Read more