Also now owned by IAC, OK Cupid seems to be where the younger dating crowd is when they are not using one of the newer apps.
If you want to get serious about your search (and I mean “serious”) e Harmony is the site for you.
Expect to fill out an extensive profile and then be prepared for the site to match you.
No cruising around and casually looking at other members.
Some people swear by this approach, if such a concise algorithm really is possible.
Otherwise, it appears to be comprehensive matchmaking, but time consuming and old school these days.
The little fish in a big pond is now a real competitor and was recently purchased by the same company that owns Match, Inter Active Corp (IAC).
Plenty of Fish is one of the few free dating sites, and has a devoted following of “regular folks” who think of themselves as a bit more down to earth.
That being said, there are always diamonds amongst the regular folk- but this type of traditional dating site is time consuming and tiresome.
Dating sites these days are endless, and singles often get overwhelmed and turned off because everyone is jumping from one app to the next.
Truthfully, there is no end to the rabbit hole as more options start popping up every day. Well, like Alice did, you should take one step at a time and choose wisely before navigating your way through the dating wonderland.
It’s best to pick one or two sites as your staples and just stick with them. The following is a mini tour of the most popular and reputable dating sites and apps currently available, presented in order of seniority. So read through them carefully, make a decision, and get on to finding the love of your life!