Popular dating sites in the web
Creating online dating profiles helps consumers carefully consider potential matches.
With an estimated 1,000 online dating sites in existence, however, it can be hard to sift through all the options and decide which is the best site.While still marketed as a "global network for meeting new people," the platform is conducive to forging friendships and romances.Sixty-eight percent of searches came from men, and the top states were Texas, California and Florida.It is one of the biggest dating sites with over 90 million registered users across the globe. OKCupid is one of the most popular dating sites and is free to sign up initially.It works with special algorithms that match users with potential dates.Searches this month for Ok Cupid skewed male — 68% came from men.
Top states included Vermont, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.
Christian Mingle is an online community created just for Christian singles looking to find friends, relationships or marriage.
Searches for Christian Mingle are the only ones this month that skewed female — 56% of searches came from female users.
Based in Santa Monica, Calif., e Harmony is perhaps most recognizable from its TV spots featuring successful matches.
It boasts a high success rate: An average of 438 members marry every day in the United States.
Yahoo searches came from 68% men, and the top states were Maine, Wisconsin and North Dakota.