What Happens When You 'Complete' a Dating App
Long-term swipers say that they're haunted by users repeatedly popping up in their matches – even after they've already gone on awkward dates with them.
Survey Finds Indians Care More About Good Sex Than Their Partners Having Similar Political Views
A survey by a dating website reveals that millennials value being together in the sheets rather than the streets.
Unpacking the Infamous Theory That Beer Drinkers Have Sex on the First Date
A now-deleted 2011 post on OkCupid's dating blog helped the narrative take hold. But is it even valid?
Bisexual Women Explain Why They Hate Being 'Unicorn Hunted' for Threesomes
As nonmonogamous dating and polyamory have become more popular, the practice of couples using dating apps to deceive women into being their mythical 'third' is on the rise.
We Asked Critics To Fix This Sloppy Comedian's Dating Profile
“When women see the word ‘sex’ on a dating profile, it's automatic alarm bells.”
It's Almost Never Worth Spending Money for a Dating App
If you want better matches—and more dates—on Tinder, Bumble or other apps, focus on your profile instead of upgrading to a paid version.
Are Gay Dating Apps Doing Enough to Respond to User Discrimination?
Some say it is high time that apps like Grindr changed their filter features.
What Online Dating Is Like When You’re Poly
It's all good until someone spots you on Bumble and assumes you're cheating on your partner.
OkCupid Wants Everyone to Use Real Names and Users are Pissed
The change could make people more vulnerable to harassment and doxxing.
White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Got Booted from His Favorite Dating Site
OkCupid is the latest tech company to cut ties with members of hate groups using their platforms.
'Libertarian Chicken,' Today's Comic by Ben Passmore
A cat hangs out with a chicken who won't get off its soapbox.
Sex in Public Bathrooms Is Awful—Except When It's Great
A recent OKCupid survey revealed the most popular bars for a restroom quickie in a variety of US cities. What is the allure of getting it on in a urine-stained stall?