Match.com is one of the “big dogs” in the online dating industry. Since its creation in 1995 match.com is one of the largest dating sites on the internet today with more than 15 million members across 240 different countries and with also more than 200,000 singles signing up every day. Match.com is extremely popular and is a great place to meet singles. In 2010 alone more than 600,000 singles found a meaningful relationship through match.com. With all these statistics you are almost guaranteed to meet your match.
If you purchase a six Month membership at Match.com and you don’t meet anyone special within this period then Match.com will add an additional six months to your membership at no additional cost. Match.com is available in many different languages and has been rated by Forbes Magazine as one of the best online dating services.
Match.Com Features & Cons
1. Match mobile: Match.com offers what is known as Match mobile. With Match mobile you will be able to surf Match.com on your mobile phone. You will enjoy all the features of Match.com on your mobile phone. You will be able to create and update your profile, search for matches, send and receive emails and text messages all from your mobile phone. Match.com dating application is available for the iPhone, palm pre, palm Pixi, Blackberry, and Android.
2. Matchword: Match.com also offers what is known as Matchwords. Matchwords are similar to the keywords used at your favorite search engine. You can define a list of keywords that other users can search to find you.
3. MindFindBind with Dr.Phil: For those who really need assistance getting started with online dating, Dr. Phil’s exclusive Monthly program will walk you through how to get started with online dating, what to do to find someone perfect and how to maintain the relationship over time.
Other Premium Features
- BOOST feature puts your profile as the top suggestion.
- REVERSE MATCHES feature lists the people you are not compatible with.
- MATCH PHONE allows you to do a voice call with another member.
- MATCH ME feature puts your profile at the top of other members’ match suggestions.
- MATCH DATING GUARANTEE assures you 6 months of free membership if you don’t find a match within the said period.VIBE CHECK allows members to do video calls with one another if they are matched.
- Premium members can only send and reply to Messages.
- Fake profiles are more than the other dating sites.
- Profiles can’t be deactivated in a single attempt.
Match.com has a platinum service where a personalized professional Matchmaker will provide advice and direction on how to succeed in getting a perfect partner.
Anyone can signup for free at Match.com. As a free member, you can create your profile and add photos to your profile. You will be able to search for other members and view their profiles. You can also send winks to other members but however, you will not be able to communicate with other members and will not have the ability to see who has viewed your profile.
Once you upgrade and become a paid member, you will enjoy all the benefits of a free member plus you will be able to send and receive email messages, have access to instant messenger, read and reply to emails on your mobile phone, see who has viewed your profile, talk with other members on your phone and your profile will appear at the top of searches conducted by other members. You will be able to search for other members base on age, sex, zip code, location, and more.
3 months – $44.97
6 months – $68.94
12 months – $107.88
If you sign up for the 6 Month subscription but don’t find the love of your life in that timeframe, Match.com will extend your membership another 6 Months for free. Match.com accepts Visa, Master Card, and PayPal as payment methods.