They believe these singletons to be “thoroughly grateful” for the attention and less picky.Former playboy Rex claims they’re also more likely to agree to one-night stands, casual sex and will “rarely, if ever” cheat.Circles gives you two weeks to meet up with an interest before the match expires, which is plenty of time to start a conversation, says Krause.Expiring matches also prevent weeks of endless email reminders, notifications, and spam.Founder Justin Krause says he recognizes that people hate bringing Facebook into the dating equation, but it’s essential because it potentially solves a few big problems with online dating: Verifying your true identity, showing real pictures, and filtering out all of your Facebook friends, i.e. Leveraging Facebook trims the signup process down to a couple of minutes, it also allows Circles to show you real, public Facebook photos of single people around you, and the same stuff you would see were you to visit the social network normally.
Then, for the insecure (or serial cheats) there’s “cushioning”, which is the practice of making sure you have some “insurance” on the side in case your relationship goes sour.
Only the people you’re interested in get to view your profile.
When you’ve browsed all the profiles, you hit a “You’ve Seen It All Page,” and that’s it.
You can find people near you who either have beards, or are looking to meet people with beards.” Founder John Kershaw, told , he's surprised at how popular the site has become - with 25,000 beardies signing up within the first five weeks: "I think it's the fact that instead of it being this serious business like 'Hey, if you click this button we're going to do this serious thing,' it's more like 'Hey, I like your beard.' It's light-hearted - you can't take it too seriously, which I think is really appealing to people." The app also lets you rate a beard, and you can even compare the beard rating scores with other hairy friends.
With online dating taking off, it’s no surprise that the network is now being viewed as the perfect opportunity to find your bearded pairing. You can swap private messages, and if you want to sign up for more dates, you can either cough up the fee for roughly €3, or sign up three other bearded lovers to the site.
(You can customize this in privacy settings.) This also saves you from having to create a new profile.