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21 New Backpage Alternatives

by Jul 2, 20190 comments

With Backpage closed people are having to look elsewhere for their needs. Here’s a list of the best Backpage alternatives to get your online dating on.

1. Craigslist Personals 

We all remember Criagslist having a personal section. It used to be an easy place to hook up, or maybe even find something more. Now there’s for all of us to turn to if you are living in US.


2. Doublelist is perfect for those of us looking for a no judging zone. Whatever your kink, whatever your sexual orientation, Doublelist welcomes you. It has a lot of subcategories which makes finding the right person to connect with a lot easier and faster. No need to wade through hundreds of classified ads to find that one cutie for a weekend afternoon of fun. They don’t allow any content that they consider inappropriate though, which is vague and up to their own discretion.


3. Bedpage has a growing worldwide user base and makes a great Backpage replacement.


4. Adult Friend Finder is one of the largest casual sex sites available. Sign up is simple and easy and there’s very little judgement. The app, or site, make finding another person nearby quick so getting to have fun with another person, or persons, can happen faster and easier than ever before. This is also one of the most well known of the sites on this list.


5. ClassifiedAds is one of the safest and easiest to use sites on the list with great spam and scam detection.


6. is a long running and well known site with plenty of users which means a good chance of people to connect with.


7. Locanto

 The great thing about is that it’s a site plus an app. It has a huge worldwide presence and the people behind it work very hard to keep their users safe.



Reddit is a place you can find personals fast. However, you need to pay attention to scammers.  


9. UK Classifieds is the only UK specific site on this list. It’s insanely popular there.


10. City News (Update: the site seems not working because of server issues) is worldwide, free to use, and fairly safe. The people behind it work hard to keep scams under control.


11. Kijiji is for Canadian users and does a good job of connecting locals there.


12. PandoraList

This classified personals site consists of all the major categories. If you want to plan a casual sexual encounter then Pandoralist is a good choice.


13. Chatville is an adult chatting platform based on cams which makes carrying out conversations with different people around the world suddenly a lot more personal and intimate.


14. Snap Sext is a sex dating site worth visiting if you are looking for a fling or one night stand sexual satisfaction. The most exciting part about the site is that you can trade pictures on it. You just have to take your time and dig through the profiles to have your match.


15. Ashley Madison

The best part of is their privacy. Their basis is that people should be free to spend time in an affair once in a while so of course privacy is going to be a huge factor for them. Users even have the ability to choose who can see their images and who can’t.


16. Bold Personals is free to use and easy as well. There’s a premium feature, but users don’t need to use it to still have a great time. People are looking for anything here, from friends to a partner for kink.


17. Out Personals

If you’re a gay or bi man, then is for you. It’s a huge group of members too. The free membership is good, but to get the best benefits and the greatest experience you’ll want to go premium on this site.


18. Lesbian Personals is for the ladies, like the name suggests. This site is geared toward bi and lesbian woman but it’s not just for hooking up. Women can find friendship, easy sex, and even love here. Chat, in depth profiles, and webcams are all available on this site where women from all around the world are able to connect with each other.


19. Tryst Link is where people can easily go to find the escorts of their fantasies. Searching for that perfect someone, or people, to spend time with is simple and easy. Whatever



20. TS Dates

 if you’re trans and looking to hook up with transexual hotties, you’ll want to check out This is a safe, welcoming place and completely judgement free.



21. Adtoad

It’s another backpage alternative that allows registered users to place an personal advertisement on the website for free. It has the wide categories and larger percentage of its users coming from USA and Canada.