In theory, dating apps are simply a way to meet potential love or sex partners.
“None of the men seemed cute enough, and a lot of them were exactly as gross and Air-Drop-a-dick-pic-slimy as the stereotypes go,” she explains.
Sick of typical dating but still wanting to take the guesswork out of meeting people, she started to feel like she had to settle.
It really helped me feel more confident at a time when I wasn't confident about dating.” She even met her current long-term partner on Feeld.
“I think it makes our relationship healthier that we started out fully aware of one another's kinks and interests,” Veronica says.
There are stats that say marriages among people who met on an app are less likely to end after the first year, and despite a big cultural annoyance about the process, the vast majority of Americans think that, ultimately, apps a good way to meet people.