It has social networking aspects such as a blog and an add a friend feature. OKCupid allows users to create an individual matching system in order to find the most compatible singles.
Users can take over a dozen quizzes and answer hundreds of questions on everything from whether or not they believe in love at first sight, to questions about values and morals, to really narrow down their matches.
All Paid users can message and post and they also have added benefits.
The fact is that relationships, whether dating or married, are hard.
All of the sites listed here are free to browse, to set up a profile, and to communicate with others via message or email -- whether you initiate the contact or the other person does.
Date Hookup's criteria include hair and eye color, education, personality (shy or outgoing) and occupation.
Dedicated to verified college students and alumni (via education database). Alumni cannot initiate or respond to contact or post status updates.
Members only see intersection of what they are looking for and what other members are looking for. Free messaging and status posting for undergraduates (5 messages/day limit).