You can use our search, messaging, Conversations (for social dating), photos, etc etc completely free.
We hand-check every new member who comes onto the site to ensure they are not a previously-identified low quality person.
If your goal is to get a date—or find a mate—are you better off with one type over the other?
Both kinds are popular, so you can’t go just by that.
Some experts argue that paid sites attract more serious users.
“I typically recommend Match because I’ve found it gives you better quality,” says Jodi Manfredi, who writes online dating profiles professionally.