Considering how quickly Internet dating has taken off, there are many choices for the 5 best divorced dating sites. In today’s fast paced world, Internet dating has become on of the most popular way of connecting with new people. When dating post divorce, interment dating is not only less threatening but also very convenient, since most divorcees have limited time to go out and meet someone. Popularity is key in selecting a dating site because it means more users, which equals more people to select from.
- www.divorcedandlooking.com. This site offers a free limited membership, which allows you to create a profile, view others, receive messages but only lets you message premium members. A premium membership cost but enables you to message anyone. While I’m not a fan of paying dating sites, www.divorceandlooking.com is powered by TangoWire. Paying for the premium membership gains you that membership for all of their 76 other dating sites.
- www.divorcedpassions.com. While this site isn’t as fancy as other dating sites, it’s free and it’s just for divorced people. The site also works with other social networking sites such as Myspace and Facebook. This set up is not for everyone since some prefer to keep their social networking profiles private to only people they know. An advantage of this kind of set up it not having to make a separate detailed profile for use on a dating site.
- www.okcupid.com. While not exclusively for divorcees, this site is free and has great diversity among its members. According to their website The Boston Globe called it “The Google of online dating.” The site has many nice features, including a instant messenger. It also offers in depth personality matches but has options not offered by other traditional sites. Also offered are some very entertaining quizzes that allow you to find matches, while also being entertaining. If you are looking for a fun new experience and a chance to meet many different types of personalities, OkCupid is the site to try.
- www.match.com. This site launched in 1995 and is credited with pioneering Internet dating. While it is not free nor is it meant only for divorcees, it’s still one of the leading Internet dating sites. The sites popularity and ease of use make this site very much worth the price tag. Like many sites they offer and great personality assessment to help you find someone compatible. They also offer a six month guarantee that you will meet someone or they will give you another six months free. The offer is subject to terms and conditions. If money isn’t the biggest factor in your Internet dating search, then this site is the perfect one to try to get your feet wet in the Internet dating world.
www.plentyoffish.com. This is the leading free Internet dating site. It offers a personality and needs assessment very similar to match.com. The site recently started offering an instant messenger for users. The only draw back to this site is, because it’s free of charge, many of the users are not as serious about finding someone as users on sites they have to pay for. But unlike paid for sites, there is nothing to lose in trying plentyoffish.com.