By Delaney Gilbride

In celebrity news, is it true that Kate Hudson uses dating apps? According to UsMagazine.com, the 37 year-old actress opened up about her dating life during a recent celebrity interview with Ellen DeGeneres Friday, February 17th. Hudson explained that “there’s a lot of […] celebrity types on these dating apps, which kind of makes you go, ‘Oh, maybe.'” However, don’t go looking for the actress on Tinder or Bumble just yet, as the star concluded her thought saying she “[couldn’t] imagine” using dating apps. Hudson then went on to explain that she likes to meet guys “the old-school” way, like going up to people and introducing yourself at social venues like Starbucks.

This celebrity news had us wondering for a minute. What are some positive parts to using dating apps?

Cupid’s Advice:

Although it looks like some of Hollywood’s celebrity dating comes out of dating apps, it doesn’t look like we’ll see celebrities like Kate Hudson on there anytime soon. But, what are some good things that come from these dating apps? Cupid’s here to shine some light on the latest dating advice:

1. It’s easy to meet people: Meeting people in the real world can be difficult sometimes, but meeting people on apps such as Tinder is easy! Once you create a profile, it will link you to tons of people in your area. All you have to do is look for people you might be interested in.

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2. You know them before you even meet them: When making a profile for your dating app, you add a description of yourself for possible suitors to read through. When looking through people you could possibly date, it’s good to know what you might be getting into. This way, you’ll have more to talk about during your first date!

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3. You have loads of options: When you’re trying to meet people the “old-school” way, it may be hard to find a variety of people. If you’re feeling like you keep meeting the same type of guy, dating apps are perfect for you! This way, you’ll see a ton of different people that you’ll be able to pick and choose from.

Are you using a dating app to meet new people? Comment below with reasons why dating apps work out in your benefit!