e Harmony has a beautiful, intuitive layout (you never fight against it as you do with Plenty of Fish), and offers services designed to get you paired up with that special someone. Cons: Distorted or fuzzy images; unattractive website.
It’s aimed at time-starved professionals, who due to busy work and social lives simply don’t have the time to date.
Pros: Safer than some sites, since members must submit to a background check; has a fun, flirty environment.
Cons: Generic profiles; more expensive than other sites.*The numbers for users per month are based on research by Com Score.
It works in the most traditional way: Simply create a profile, check out your potential matches, send them a few messages and then arrange to meet for a date.
There are also various off-shoots of with microsites for gay and lesbian dating, Asian dating, Christian dating and Polish dating. The experts say: For those nervous about dating, this site puts the control in your fingertips allowing you access to thousands of profiles and the ability to chat to potential dates at the rate which works for you.