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Find out which are the most popular dating apps and websites in Ireland

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If you are living alone in Ireland and want to meet new people to start a relationship, then it’s time for you to connect with Irish people through dating websites and apps most popular in Ireland.

With a busy routine and little time to socialize, even more so in a different country, many people don’t have time to meet new people with the aim of starting a relationship. Therefore, the use of technology can be a great ally for those who want to start a new relationship.

Dating sites began to become popular in the early 2000s. In the last decade, with more advanced Smartphones and iPhones, dating apps have also become popular on mobile devices.

Although some people are wary of using them, the truth is that using dating apps is becoming more and more popular. With filter features and technology that guarantees user safety, dating apps can be a great help for you to find your ideal match.

To help you find an ideal match, we’ve selected some dating apps that are trending in Ireland. Check out!


The Plenty of Fish application became popularly known as POF, as it is called today by users, it has some very interesting features, such as restricting a person from contacting another person who is 14 years apart or more and blocking some terms, mainly in messages sent by men.

The disadvantage of this site is that it has many outdated records. Also, the website itself has a very unfriendly look. But it is a good option for those who want to start using dating sites.


This application’s great differential is that women are the ones who take the initiative. Thus, the female audience is assured that they will not be harassed. For men, the advantage is that when he receives a message, he can be sure that the hardest part of starting a date has been overcome.


One of the most popular sites in the world is also heavily used in Ireland. Owner of many other dating and dating apps, Match stands out for offering many features. Thus, you can choose a more passive, unhurried posture, or a more aggressive attitude, more open to new romances. 

Without a doubt, for those just starting out, this is a great option to learn about the tools and features of dating sites and apps.


Evidently Tinder could not be left out of this list. The most popular app in the world is also the most used in Ireland. Therefore, if you want to start dating in Ireland through a dating app, you can try Tinder.

The downside is precisely the high number of users, which can take a while to find your perfect match.

Other apps

Other apps that are popular or gaining popularity in Ireland are:

If you want to start a new relationship in Ireland then you can try one these dating apps. Follow some basic tips like:

  • Don’t set up the first date in a secluded place, or your home
  • Keep your profile pictures current (no photos from five or six years ago)
  • A negative date doesn’t mean the app is to blame
  • Try multiple platforms

We hope that, with these tips, you will soon be able to find a new match in Ireland.

Author: Thiago

I moved to Ireland 2012. I work as a business administrator and travel a lot to Europe with my work. I enjoy writing and athletics during my vacation and try to visit friends and family every year in Brazil.
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