Mobile apps are a blessing and a curse. Most of them come and go; they start by having a decent amount of users, then they become full of fake accounts or just inactive accounts. In other words, most of them don’t work as you’d expect. But still, if not just for the fun of it, they can be of some use. You can meet new people using new mobile apps. It’s just not guaranteed to work, so don’t take them too seriously. You also need to try a lot of them, play around and see what works for you. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 16 apps for meeting cool people and making friends near me.
Meeting new people can be awkward and intimidating — especially when you're just arriving in a new place. Whether you are traveling, or moving to a new city, the idea of going up to random people and striking up a conversation can be terrifying. Luckily, these 16 apps make meeting strangers easy. You can also check our list of these 7 Best Tinder Alternatives for Dating.