It’s also marketed as a ladies choice app, which means women must initiate contact with a match first.
Setting up your profile is fast and only requires a few quick facts about yourself and your appearance.
Of those, 22 percent were "top prospects," which is the site's way of saying those users are highly compatible with you.
Coffee Meets Bagel limits the number of profiles you can view at one time, forcing you to consider the profiles you do see more carefully.
The free mobile app is also well designed and easy to use.
Setting up your profile involves a rather in-depth chemistry assessment of more than 70 questions.
To eliminate the likelihood of being bombarded with too many messages, you can only see messages from users you’ve “liked,” which we thought was a clever feature.
A Facebook account is required because, according to the website, matches are more successful when two people have mutual friends.
The app accesses your list of friends to do this but won’t post anything to your page, so there’s no need to worry. You can earn beans by logging in often, by purchasing them or by completing certain tasks like using the app’s Photo Lab.
It gives you free access to other users’ profile photos and messaging, and you can pay for a membership to access extra features.
The free app is also easy to use, and our tests resulted in the most matches of any site we tested.