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Free Dating Offers Corner

Discover the best online dating offers, including free trial memberships, bonus subscriptions, and cash back promotions from the biggest online personals sites. Check out Yahoo Personals Free Trial and get in on the fun! Another fantastic dating offer we have discovered is the Chemistry.com 7-Day Free Trial open to all new members of this fast growing dating site. One of the longest running 'try-before-you-buy'  online personals site  offers has to be the Match.com 7-Day Free Trial

Online Dating Research

Several of the biggest online dating sites have recently increased their subscription prices. Compare monthly membership prices at Match.com, eHarmony and Chemistry.com before you decide on which online dating site you are going to join.

Ever wonder about the members of the different top rated online dating sites? Curious about their visitor demographics? Check out our latest research study, entitled the Demographics of Online Dating for some eye-opening information about the membership at each of the major online dating sites.

Newest Dating Site Members

If you are one of the many single men and women seeking personals then check out some of our newest online dating members! Also, don't forget to check out our brand new women seeking men personals for the best online personal ads from women looking to date attractive men like you!

Latin Singles

As a Gracias to all of our Hispanic members, we will be featuring more dating sites devoted, specifically, to the Latin Community.  The first gratis dating site dedicated to Latin singles that we have chosen to profile here is Amor.com. Enjoy!

Match.com Website Review by Web Personals Online

Dating Site: Match.com
Rating: Excellent
Browse for Free? Yes
Free Trial(s)? Yes. Click Here for 3 Day Free Trial from Match.com

Coolest Feature:
Match.com is the only online dating service that incorporates a keyword search into its customized web dating forms that allows users to filter out the dating profiles that are returned from their searches based on keywords. The way this search works is that a user enters a word in the keyword search field in the form below. As the form searches through the database of dating profiles, it uses the information input via the form to only return personal ads from singles who have used YOUR KEYWORD in their dating profiles posted at Match.com. Go ahead, try it now by entering a keyword into our form. For best results use a single word.

Official Review of Match.com

Match.com is one of the oldest and most popular dating sites online.  It was formerly called One&Only and was really one of the first online dating sites. Match.com has gained its popularity from its longevity, television ads and extensive number of members.  It also boasts an abundance of features that make it easy for single men and women to connect.  In addition to the targeted search forms like the one above, Match.com offers free subscriptions, contests, games and prizes, web chat, video chat, local dating scene information and more.   

The results Match.com provides when searching through their database to find your matches are well-targeted and highly organized. When you search, there are ten pretty detailed profiles returned on each page that include a decent-sized picture of the member and are outlined and categorized, allowing the user to view the username, age, location, written profile and description of each person returned via the search. In addition, you have the option to send an email, chat, or add the person to your list of favorites.

After you have used our form above and input your targeted search criteria, read through all of the profiles returned (and read some more!) you will, we are pretty confident, find one or more people you are going to want to contact directly.  After the first part of your online dating experience at Match.com, which we refer to as the Searching Phase, the next part where you actually make contact we call the Communications Phase.

Web Personals Online really likes how Match.com handles this Communications Phase. When you attempt to send an email to another member for the first time, an extremely user- friendly email screen pops up and displays a picture of the person to whom you are sending the email, as well as their most current dating profile.  This allows you to refer to what that person said as you compose your email and assists you in developing topics to discuss in your message.  Way Cool!

Another interesting aspect of Match.com is that after you send an email to a member, Match.com shows a list of other members whose profiles were similar to the profile of the person to whom you just sent your email.  This is a very nice feature but sometimes the number of people who a user could potentially interact with becomes overwhelming!  Oh well, at least there are no shortage of members to contact as there are with smaller, less developed dating sites.  Match.com also includes different types of  personality surveys and quizzes that can be both fun and also help you get to know yourself better.  Dr. Phil of Oprah fame has helped to compose these!

My Experience
I've used Match.com quite extensively for the past year and a half.  I liked it enough to integrate it into this website here so that should tell you something! It has been extremely easy for me to use and I have met many wonderful people on the site.  I have dated two of the members I met, long-term and am currently in a relationship with a person I met through Match.com

Caution
Some people use the Match.com email service (and other online dating services) as a way to send their SPAM to other members. Just be careful if something or someone sounds too good to be true, they may not be what they seem! To Match.com's credit, they include a disclaimer to those receiving spam-like email messages to immediately forward advertisements or abusive emails to their abuse depart. This allows Match.com to immediately address the problem and if the users such as you and I consistently forward these types of emails to the abuse department we can rid the site of these types of lowlifes.

Conclusion
Match.com has more features than any other online dating service, bar none. Also, we can't say enough about its keyword search and if you haven't tried it yet, just use our simple form above to witness how powerful and effective it is. Another neat aspect of the site is the Local Scene, a regionally targeted listing of Match.com mini-sites that group members by geographic location.  So, for instance, if you are from New Jersey, you could drill down to find other members from New Jersey->Northern New Jersey->Dover, for instance.  In many ways, Match.com is setting the standard for other online dating services to follow and it may still be awhile before any of the other sites catch up.

WHAT'S NEW?

Take the free online personality test from Chemistry.com now and discover what it reveals about your next online relationship!

Just in case you ladies were beginning to think we forgot about you, here is a new section highlighting some of the best personal ads from men. Enjoy our men seeking women personals page!

SHARE YOUR ONLINE DATING EXPERIENCE

Ever wish you could tell the world about your online dating experiences? If you've joined an online dating site and are willing to share your experience with others, please take a moment to submit your online dating experience to Web Personals Online.com. Good or bad, happy or sad, we want to hear from you!

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