Check out six apps that are sure to help this month (and beyond).
OKCUPID: This free dating app aims to highlight your individuality and help you connect with people on a deeper level by matching personalities based on views and interests. Messaging potential dates is free.
COFFEE MEETS BAGEL: Every day at noon, you’ll receive potential matches (called “Bagels”) preselected for you so you don’t have to swipe all day. An algorithm takes into consideration both basic criteria and more nuanced factors such as your social network and interests.
MEETUP: This free app brings people together to do, explore, teach and learn. For example, people run marathons, thanks to running Meetups. They write, thanks to writing Meetups. They change their careers, thanks to career Meetups. Just find the Meetup that’s perfect for you.
OPENTABLE: Make reservations at more than 43,000 restaurants around the world. Find restaurants by location, cuisine and more plus get personalized recommendations based on your preferences. Every time you book and dine, you’ll earn rewards for future meals.
BIGOVEN: Take more than 350,000 recipes, your grocery list, and menu planner anywhere. See what your friends, family and favorite bloggers are making, plus get inspired by seasonal collections on your home screen. Save and share a recipe with a single tap.
INK CARDS: Mail real one-of-a-kind cards without a trip to the store. Create and send cards straight from your phone to your recipient’s mailbox. For a more personalized touch, add an embossed envelope and upgrade to thicker matte card.