If you're new to the city, try this via classes for grown ups. Another surprising addition to our list, Facebook actually comprised of a large amount of the relationships found at our office.
It's simple really : Old is gold, my lonely langurs.
What beats the newspapers classifieds, original refuge of the lonely hearts club?
Put in an ad in the Sunday papers, make sure to avoid irrelevancies like emotional baggage or sexual preferences, and take special care in mentioning pertinent details like caste and horoscope. Volunteering with the sole intent of trying to find a boo is an awful thing to do.
You can text like SMS and talk to anyone nearby easily.
Position-Shift allows people to shift their public geolocation to protect their privacy and security while on a smart-phone or social network.
Or if you're an expat, exclusively dating other expats.
If you make it past the toughest part of the potential relationship, i.e viewing them in the morning, then what can't you make it through?
Just be warned though, there's a 97% chance any girl you approach will be accompanied by either her sinister minister boyfriend, her gang of disapproving female friends, or her male "best friend" who joins you two on the dancefloor. This is a solid source of potential significant others.
If you own a patch of land in the boondocks, mention that too. You'd basically be one of the Humanitarians of Tinder, which is the human equivalent of gonorrhea.
What you should do instead, is volunteer simply because you want to, and if your hands brush over a soup bowl..knows?