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Sparkology: More Than Just a Dating Site; It’s a Movement

Sparkology: More Than Just a Dating Site; It’s a Movement

TL;DR: With the motto “Our reputation is our greatest asset and honesty lies at our core,” Sparkology.com is(read more)

Selfies: Small Changes Make a Big Difference

Selfies: Small Changes Make a Big Difference

It might be time to take a closer look at yourself, or more specifically your(read more)

 Online Dating Site

Match.com

Match.com has led to more dates, marriages and relationships than any other site. Its impressive user base and success rate make it our top review.

9 Craigslist Casual Encounters That’ll Make You Go “WTF”

9 Craigslist Casual Encounters That’ll Make You Go “WTF”

We all know what the “Casual Encounters” section on Craigslist entails – well, we think(read more)

How the “40 Days of Dating” Experiment Affected Millions of People

How the “40 Days of Dating” Experiment Affected Millions of People

TL;DR: In the first social experiment of its kind, 40 Days of Dating chronicles the incredible journey(read more)

1 in 10 Men are Seeking “Non-Gay” Men on Craigslist

1 in 10 Men are Seeking “Non-Gay” Men on Craigslist

The heart wants what the hearts wants, though sometimes it can be a confusing order.(read more)

Sparkology: More Than Just a Dating Site; It’s a Movement

Sparkology: More Than Just a Dating Site; It’s a Movement

TL;DR: With the motto “Our reputation is our greatest asset and honesty lies at our core,” Sparkology.com is(read more)

How the “40 Days of Dating” Experiment Affected Millions of People

How the “40 Days of Dating” Experiment Affected Millions of People

TL;DR: In the first social experiment of its kind, 40 Days of Dating chronicles the incredible journey(read more)

MySingleFriend: Making Profile Writing Easy Since 2004

MySingleFriend: Making Profile Writing Easy Since 2004

TL;DR: Writing a decent dating profile can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have(read more)

Know Ya’ Boo with the #1 Social Network for Two: Avocado

Know Ya’ Boo with the #1 Social Network for Two: Avocado

TL;DR: Just like avocado trees need another tree nearby to bear fruit, relationships need two committed people(read more)

Never Liked It Anyway: The eBay for Breakups

Never Liked It Anyway: The eBay for Breakups

TL;DR: If you’ve ever had an item left over from a breakup that you just can’t(read more)

Couple: The App That’s Connecting Partners Around the World

Couple: The App That’s Connecting Partners Around the World

TL;DR: Couple is an app dedicated to keeping lovers who are geographically separated, whether for the(read more)

Selfies: Small Changes Make a Big Difference

Selfies: Small Changes Make a Big Difference

It might be time to take a closer look at yourself, or more specifically your(read more)

1 in 10 Men are Seeking “Non-Gay” Men on Craigslist

1 in 10 Men are Seeking “Non-Gay” Men on Craigslist

The heart wants what the hearts wants, though sometimes it can be a confusing order.(read more)

67 Percent of Couples Share Their Online Passwords

67 Percent of Couples Share Their Online Passwords

Sharing has always been one of the trickier things in life. Sharing too much can(read more)

4 in 10 Millennials Search Their Dates On Facebook

4 in 10 Millennials Search Their Dates On Facebook

When it comes to dating, more and more Americans are turning into a detective, researching(read more)

Study Shows Online Dating is Less Segregated

Study Shows Online Dating is Less Segregated

Does a fear of not being considered attractive by someone of a different race deter(read more)

11% of American Adults are Online Daters

11% of American Adults are Online Daters

In 50 years, will blind dates and office romances become mostly a quaint reminder of(read more)

 Online Dating Site

Match.com

Match.com has led to more dates, marriages and relationships than any other site. Its impressive user base and success rate make it our top review.

 Online Dating Site

Zoosk

Zoosk's integration with social networks and its popular smartphone app make it one of the web's fastest-growing dating sites for casual and serious daters.

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eHarmony

Accounting for 2% of U.S. marriages, eHarmony's compatibility-based system and commitment-minded user base are ideal for those seeking a serious relationship.

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OurTime.com

OurTime is quickly gaining popularity amongst older singles, featuring an extensive profile search and simple interface. Exclusively for ages 50+.

 Online Dating Site

BlackPeopleMeet

Visited by 4% of U.S. blacks monthly, BlackPeopleMeet is the most popular dating site for African-Americans of all backgrounds.

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UDate

uDate is an "all in one" solution combining the user networks of Match.com and other popular sites into a single platform. Search millions of profiles by zip code, age, religion and more.