Online dating – or “nätdejting” in Swedish – is booming in a country with a reputation for both shyness and tech-savvy innovations.We’ve listed ten of the most popular sites and apps and looked at what sets each of them apart - just in time to get you a date for Valentine's Day. Tinder This global mobile app became all the rage among 20-somethings in Sweden in 2014, as well as travellers looking for some holiday fun.These days, we’re being told, first dates are less about beer and more about doing something edgy and unique.This dating app connects people by interests and hobbies rather than generic profile stats – and allows people to find dates in their area based on what they like doing.Since the launch of Tinder back in 2012, and with people bored of long drawn out profiles and endless messaging back and forth on traditional dating sites, there is no denying that dating apps are now the go-to method if you want to meet someone online these days.And whether it’s something deep and meaningful you’re after or a hassle-free hook up, there’s a dating app for you.
Badoo is a dating site, but prefers to describe itself as a “social network”.It’s also not Swedish (it has over 230 million members worldwide) but is very popular in Sweden – primarily because it’s free. It's also gained a bit of a reputation as a hook-up site, so if you're looking for something more serious it's perhaps best to read on.This site is perfect for those of you who love to take magazine quizzes and questionnaires.I think it’s fair enough to say most women will prefer a man with a steady job, but saying you have a top management position just means that you have to spend a lot of time working and not as much time with your family and friends. So instead, if you want to impress a Danish woman, talk about how your work benefits society at large, particularly how it benefits people who don’t have a lot of resources.For example, there are a lot of foreign engineers in Denmark.