Whether you're using websites or apps, remember that the person on the other side of the screen may not be who they say they are.

The magazine also has a dating site called Diva Date.

Her Formally known as Dattch, this dating app has recently launched in the US.

Wing Ma’am Wing Ma’am is described as a social app not a dating one. The app is attempting to create a stronger LGBTQ community by keeping you up to date about lesbian friendly events in your area, while allowing you to create your own events to find people you’ll get along with, from raves to knitting parties.

Diva app DIVA is still the biggest selling lesbian magazine with news, entertainment, travel, music, scene, real life features and listings.

Lesbian emojis More of a one-time download, but these will brighten up your gay day and could come in handy for flirting.

Look out for the Uhaul truck and the turkey baster. My pocket planet The App contains the best of the Planet London website including an improved events calendar, Twitter and Facebook feeds and, the best bit in my opinion, the event reviews.

Many will have a subscription fee but look out for free trials.

Some of the more popular platforms specifically for women who are looking for women are is a great website to check out.

It can also be a little intimidating to go out on the scene on your own.

So take a friend with you if you can and seek out venues which are specifically aimed at women or that have a more even gender balance.

LGBT Foundation has two social and support groups - or give us a call on 0345 3 30 30 30 for more information.