And, of course, most online dating sites offer free trials or free access to select services so that you can see for yourself which site you enjoy the most.
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“I typically recommend Match because I’ve found it gives you better quality,” says Jodi Manfredi, who writes online dating profiles professionally.
“I’ve always assumed that putting anything behind a pay wall makes it more attractive and weeds out the casual users and trolls,” agrees Joseph Lynn, a Chicago man who used e Harmony and Match as well as a few free sites.
Our editors’ unanimous pick for #1, also widely favored by our visitors, Zoosk is tops in the industry in how they match compatible singles, the attractiveness of their members, and their user friendly layout. Read Review - Submit Review An online dating heavyweight since 1995, Match gets high marks for the giant size of their membership base (and the options it offers singles everywhere in the US and Canada), their in-person singles mixers, and their 6 month guarantee.
If you're looking to get married, you'll want to choose a service with similarly marriage minded singles, such as e Harmony.
If you prefer lighthearted fun and flirtation you may also enjoy sites such as Zoosk that cater to singles that prefer to keep things casual.
Membership fees can vary greatly from service to service.
Zoosk, for example, costs only .95/month for a 6-month subscription, while a 1-month subscription to e Harmony can cost up to .95/month.