"We also found in the Boot Camp that the simpler the features and sign-up process, the happier the singles were with the apps they were using. Having an interface that makes it easy to write to someone is important." Don't be afraid to get the ball rolling on a potential romance.
Dating for love and flirt
"If you think you’re not tech-savvy enough to download a dating app, think again," Laurie Davis, founder of e Flirt Expert and author of Love At First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating (releasing in February by Simon & Schuster) tells Mashable.
Singles should take the time to see what different dating apps offer, she says.
Spira leads a Los Angeles-based Mobile Dating Boot Camp, helping singles of all levels use mobile dating apps. "As with any social networking site or dating site, critical mass is important," Spira says.
"However, the traditional online dating sites are doing a good job with mobile." Most apps are complementary to existing web platforms.
The mobile platform encourages users to regularly flirt and keep up with incoming messages. "Perusing new platforms that don’t have a traditional site, like location-based app Meet Moi, means viewing new matches you haven’t seen before who might be your right click," Davis says.