And while it’s great that men have so many options (ClownDating.com is a thing… a creepy, creepy thing), how do you choose a site that actually gets you results?
This list of the 13 Best Online Dating Sites for Men is definitely a good place to start!
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Match.com is the best online dating site out there. Not only does Match have the highest paid user base of any other dating site, but the gender ratio is also in your favor (51% women to 49% men).
The memberships are affordable, matches are delivered to you on a daily basis, you have multiple ways to search for someone special on your own — seriously the list could go on and on.
2. Elite Singles
As you can see from the graph below, Elite Singles’ user base leans slightly more female, but what you should also know is 82% of its user base also holds a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctorate degree. If you’re looking for a partner who is highly education, this could be the site for you.
Elite Singles is the premier dating site for educated professionals. Most members are upper-income with college degrees, and its impressive Fraud Detection system ensures no-nonsense dating. Full Review »
|Gender Ratio||M: 43% | F: 57%*|
In terms of Elite Singles’ price, you’re looking at a whooping $0 to create a profile, upload photos, search for and receive matches, and communicate via winks and things like that.
If a serious relationship is your long-term goal, eHarmony is a great choice.
Responsible for 2% of marriages in the U.S. (it’s been said 542 members marry every day), eHarmony uses a personality assessment to find you the best partner possible. Considering there are 52% women compared to 48% men on the site, that shouldn’t be too hard.
33 million members, 3.8 million visits/month, 52% women vs 48% men — Zoosk has numbers on its side. But we’re not just going to throw fancy stats at you.
Zoosk is also really fun to use, and we can’t forget about its Behavioral MatchmakingTM algorithm, which pairs singles with other compatible singles based on on-site behavior and preferences. Don’t like smokers? With this technology, you won’t be matched with them, and so on.
As the most popular dating site for singles over 50, OurTime really cares about simplifying the online dating process for its users (52% women and 48% men).
When you sign up, you’re given step-by-step instructions on how to fill out your profile so you start getting matched quickly, and dating experts are available on-site to offer advice once you do.
BlackPeopleMeet is the go-to dating site for black and interracial singles, whether they just want a casual date or are looking to get married.
Some cool things about BlackPeopleMeet include “Message Ideas” that help get the conversation going with matches and the option to post audio and video on your profile. The odds are also in your favor in terms of gender ratio: 53% women, 47% men.
If quality is more important to you than quantity when you’re looking for a date or partner, then you might want to give SilverSingles a try.
The site has been around for a long time, so its team knows the right way to match people.
For single seniors who are little uncomfortable using the Internet, SeniorPeopleMeet is one of the best options. Making your way through sign-up and the site, in general, is very easy, and you’ll feel safe doing so.
SeniorPeopleMeet also has one of the biggest gaps in gender: 59% women in contrast to 41% men.
For some people, life isn’t all about finding “The One” — it’s about finding “The One for Right Now.” If that’s your mentality, AdultFriendFinder is one of our favorites to recommend.
More than 40 million sexy singles use AFF, and more than 25.5 million visit the site every month. You’re practically guaranteed to find someone (or someones) who get your engine revving.
Let’s be real: We’re not all looking for Prince Charming (or Princess Charming) to ride off into the sunset and live happily ever after with, and that’s OK. BeNaughty throws some spice into the dating process by focusing its attention on people who are just looking for hookups.
While there may be more men than women on the site, 60% to 40%, that’s hardly going to put a kink (pun intended) into things.
LovesFlirt is a new dating platform that’s modern, easy to use, and that provides men an opportunity to safely interact with thousands of women, with support features specifically designed to prevent scammers and fraud. Each new member is carefully vetted before an account is approved as well. “For us, your safety comes first,” the LovesFlirt team said. Another perk is that memberships start as low as $15 a month for six months, so you’ll definitely want to take advantage of this deal.
As the most popular free online dating site, OkCupid.com does really well with college students and working millennials, but the site also has a good amount of users 35 and up. Besides a pretty spot-on algorithm, you can also see who’s looked at your profile, as well as browse anonymously so no one knows you’re cyber stalking them. The general ratio of men to women on OkCupid is 53% men and 47% women, but it’s more like 50/50 if you’re between 24 and 30 and live in a big city like New York.
13. Plenty of Fish
Another free online dating site, PlentyofFish.com is said to be the largest because it has more than 3 million active users on-site every day. You can upgrade your account for about $7-$13 a month for some extra perks, but one of the biggest selling points is PlentyofFish never charges you to message someone. There are 55% men compared to 45% women, but with “50,000 new singles every day,” we think you stand a good chance.
There are so many dating sites and apps out there to chose from, but honestly the 13 sites above really do have the best success rates and offer variety no matter what you’re looking for. Happy dating!