Plenty of Fish launches live online speed dating to help you find love – Metro.co.uk
Lockdown as a single person might be starting to feel a tad lonely as we enter our fourth week of strict social distancing.
And cutting all mingling opportunities from our schedules will likely have put a huge dampener on your hunt to find The One. Or someone resembling The One.
But lockdown doesn’t have to mean the end of dating. In fact, iconic dating website Plenty of Fish has just launched a fun way to spice up your lockdown love life.
The daring site has just launched a free livestreaming function and virtual speed dating option, giving singles a new way to date during social distancing.
The new feature Live! allows members to live broadcast to other singles and watch and interact with other members’ content.
Launching in the US last month, Live! has already seen 3.3million average daily stream views and will be available globally by the end of April – so we don’t have long to wait here in the UK.
Live! also includes a trending section for the top content of the day, and also allows members to scroll through the streams taking place nearest them. To keep track of their favourites, you can add streamers to a special list so no one slips through the net.
Another fun development is new game NextDate. Similar to speed dating, NextDate allows streamers 90 seconds to live video chat with potential matches, and the ability