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The things in our lives worth doing never come easy — and moving to a different city is high on the list of terrifying decisions we can make. So what better way to challenge this statement than by meeting friends through the use of your phone? To ease the transition of your move and expand your social circle, here are six apps that will help you make friends in a new city.
Deemed a platonic friend-making app, Patook connects people through relying on a points system. The app will then match you with those who accumulated the most points based on the traits you ranked.
In order to connect to a person, the user can either send an anonymous message or both users must mutually rank each other. Along with finding people who match with what you consider important, there are also public discussion boards that are seen in reference to your location.
If privacy is your concern, Patook also provides you the option to choose who can see your profile. After all, where you choose to live can represent who you are as easily as how you choose to decorate.
From finding a nearby babysitter to the next block party, there are different on the app that you can post in and gather information from. As the next twist to the iconic Bumble dating app, Bumble BFF offers you the chance to find your next friend at the swipe of a finger.
Through mutually swiping right for each other, Bumble will allow the opportunity for the two of you to message a hour window and open the door to a new potential friendship. Coined as Tinder for girl friends, Hey! Vina offers a platform for women to meet like-minded women who share their interests. Along with the familiar idea of creating a profile and swiping right to those who catch your attention, Hey!
Vina also provides quizzes for users and articles on The Vinazine to encourage women to live their best lives and surround themselves with the best people.
To be matched on this app, you have to swipe through statement cards and decide if you agree, disagree, or stay neutral on each one. Through your answers, We3 places you into a tribe — three people who have high compatibilities and are the same gender. November 28, Log In Good to see you again.
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