Surge is the second most beloved dating app in the data set above, and it’s the number one most highly rated app for gay guys.All the apps listed in this section have options for guys looking for a serious relationship, but their primary function is to hook up strangers quickly.In the bear dating world, Scruff allows you to share photos with individual guys easily by adjusting your privacy settings.Meanwhile, GROWLr has a robust and detailed events section, in case you want to bring some bros to an event.It was created in Southern Germany in 2011 and boasts over 20 million worldwide users, though admittedly it’s more popular outside the United States.Jaumo is free to use, though its “red carpet version” is available to users as well.
Match, despite being a well-known dating site, didn’t post any content at all to its Facebook Page.Although the app is free, it’s filled with pop-up ads and doesn’t allow you to filter many of your matches.The second most popular app for straight people, Mingle, uses video profiles, so it’s easy to draw a conclusion there.For total engagement, Zoosk was the clear winner by a long shot.The dating brand saw 58,000 engagements to its Facebook Page in the month before Valentine’s Day.GROWLr and Scruff are primarily for bears and cubs, but Hornet services guys of all physical types.Hornet also allows users to talk to men all over the world, so you can experiment with chatting up strangers until you’re ready to meet up IRL.We used Spike to analyze their social content on Facebook and Instagram from January 15th through February 15th, 2017.We combined likes, shares, and comments for Facebook, and later on, likes and comments for Instagram.Mingle is free as well, and it adds a group chat function — remember AIM singles chatrooms? Mingle takes a chatroom, adds in Chatroulette, and puts the whole thing on your phone. A few other good options are Jaumo, Moko or Skout than Tinder.But let’s say you’re hesitant about uploading videos and you want to do this dating app thing the old fashioned (you know, like early 2010s) way. Jaumo, according to the app data above, ranks “excellent” among users.