The exciting new world of NZ dating apps, is there more outside from Tinder?
Even if you might have read that New Zealand is perhaps too small to welcome dating apps, the reality is changing.
It is true that the most popular free dating apps had a huge impact a couple of years before, but the truth is that little by little Kiwi singles have realized that it wasn’t as efficient as it promised to be.
You see the same profiles everywhere, some seem too good to be true and others are just a waste of time.
We’ve all been there.
Do you want to know what we found out? There’s definitely a difference and it’s huge!
Dating apps NZ: the perfect tool for busy singles
We’re not going to present you a top 5 dating apps NZ, because we thought it’d be more interesting to focus, at least for this time, on Loveaholics app.
We’ve already investigated how the dating site of Loveaholics works (you can find our full analysis in our Loveaholics Review).
We actually thought that Loveaholics was a fun platform in which you can find all sorts of singles and interests. If like many other singles, you sometimes feel that the serious dating sites are
perhaps too strict or that they put too much pressure on the romance, first of all, you should know that you are not the only one.
In fact, we found in Loveaholics the perfect place to enjoy in a more relaxed atmosphere where you can start flirting without having to think too much of romance.
After all, love doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to have a relationship, but instead love is a whole universe to explore!
Coming back to Loveaholics app, we wanted to know if the app managed to offer the same interesting features as the dating site.
If you’re like us, or like the vast majority of Kiwi singles, you probably have a very busy life. Too busy perhaps. Time seems to disappear from work, social life, transport, etc. We also understand the feeling.
Funny enough, it seems that Loveaholics app understood it completely too!
Flirting when you’re commuting? The perfect combination of love & time
The idea is pretty simple: basically, you’ll find exactly the same features on the app, the only thing is that it’s even more responsive!
This is what we find out from our experience: the best (and most efficient) way to use it is to apply a very specific filter to search profiles on the desktop; ie on the dating site. You can read more
about the search filter in our Loveaholics review.
Once you’ve found the search filter that works the best for you, you’ll be ready to start using the app on-the-go!
Whenever you’re commuting, or you have some spare time, you can start perusing different profiles, reading the descriptions and contacting them!
The chatrooms are very interesting as they usually all open to many kinds of different topics.
However, we especially recommend getting directly in touch with the profiles that you like the most. You can favorite them and come back to them at any point.
The important thing is, once you’ve found a couple of profiles you really like, to write a great and interesting first message. You can find our tips to write attractive first messages on our dating blog or, for more detail, in our special guide on how to start online dating.
Most popular dating apps NZ: are they a myth?
Even though, for now, we’re only analyzing this one in detail, we have also tried some of the other most popular dating apps NZ, we’ll talk about them very soon. In the meantime, we encourage you to take a look at our reviews of the best dating sites NZ to find more information about other great dating apps.
What we’ve really liked about Loveaholics it’s its simplicity: you can wink, favorite a profile and chat with a potential match.
Imagine a WhatsApp but with interesting singles that might be looking for the same thing as you. Plus on the positive side, New Zealand has many beautiful cities where dating can become a great adventure (surrounded by astonishing places!).
In that sense. New Zealand is definitely not too small for dating apps! If you don’t believe, give a try to Loveaholics app and start arranging first dates in Auckland or discover with your date the best spots for couples in Wellington. We know what we’re talking about!
Finding local singles next to you thanks to Loveaholics app
The beauty of the GPS!
One of our favorite features from this app is on the search dashboard the option “map”.
It is very easy to do, all you have to do is to search your location and you’ll be able to see different profiles close to your location.
Obviously, the closer to a big city you are, the more results you’ll find, but there are always some nice surprises in more remote places!
We definitely encourage you to try it, especially if you already have a paid membership to the dating site!
As the official site states: Chat and date easily with Loveaholics. On our side, we sure did have fun!