Top online dating sites by members
While we received a handful of short, spammy, or rude messages (19 out of 41), Ok Cupid served up the most compatible matches of all the sites and apps we tested.All this is free, but to unlock features like incognito mode, read receipts, and a larger inbox, you can upgrade to a paid plan for per month.More » The largest of the free dating sites, POF boasts an (estimated) 23 million unique members using the site every month.While owner Markus Frind has wiped the site of folks only looking for casual dating or an age-gap relationship, I've found this has only increased the incidence of folks lying about their age or intentions.Unlike most other dating sites, e Harmony only allows users to contact those the system has determined to be highly compatible, and sometimes this process can take weeks - even months - to receive enough of a sample size to pay the higher-than-normal fee.To offset the price of e Harmony (more than any other on this list) take a peek at the review for some suggestions on how to get e Harmony for free (or, pretty close).
With an (estimated) 35 million unique monthly users, has the largest active membership of all the dating sites out there - and for good reason, however with some caveats: it's geared more towards folks looking for long term relationships, you'll want to carefully craft your profile to focus on such, and make sure you carefully review all emails for potential romance scams, as Match seems to attract more than their fair share of mysterious strangers trapped in Nigeria.
, meaning more people visit these online dating sites on a monthly basis.
Although this list can change every few months, the biggest of the bunch usually stay the same.
More » A review of the top dating sites would be odd if it lacked POF (as it is known to its forum users), as it is considered to be the first successful free dating site model on the Internet.
The amount of people using this feature-rich site (which includes heavily-trafficked forums, compatibility questionnaires and the very popular Who's Seen Me button) is astronomical in its sheer ability to connect with users around the globe looking for friendship, love, and anything else in between.