We can simply let our fingers do the walking and easily make contact with everyone from fascinating locals to mysterious strangers from the far corners of the world.
But where does the lay of the land as it exists now leave people that are interested in meeting people to have a little adult fun with?
Many adult dating sites focus on the local aspect of finding a match.
Some users regard the service as no different from finding a one-night stand on a night out.
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Founded in 1996, Adult Friend Finder is one of the most well-known hookup sites around, known as “the world’s largest sex and swinger community.” Its 40M members include straight, gay, lesbian, and transgender singles, couples, and swingers.
Adult dating or no-strings-attached dating is a variant of a traditional online dating service.
Where traditional services aim to bringing people together for the purposes of a meaningful relationship or friendship, adult dating is aimed at those who are seeking short-term sexual encounters.
Many sites such as POF also offer a more adult alternative to their dating niches.
In the United Kingdom, Channel Four investigated adult dating sites as part of its 2013 series Mating Season.
Now that we’re living in the internet age, it goes without saying that dating isn’t what it used to be.