The top performers in our review are Match, the Gold Award winner; Spark, the Silver Award winner; and Ok Cupid, the Bronze Award winner.
Online dating has grown in popularity to the point where there is almost no social stigma attached to it.
More » A review of the top free dating sites would be odd if it lacked POF (as it is known to its users).
Considered to be the first successful free dating site model on the Internet, Owner, Markus Friend, still runs the organization by himself even though his user base outnumbers most of the pay-per-use websites around the world.
It was originally a service called Just Say Hi, but the site transitioned to Mingle2 in 2008 and now works with many populations of singles.
OKCupid is one of the most popular dating sites and is free to sign up initially.
Our Bronze Award winner, Ok Cupid, allows for a combination of suggested matches and matches that you essentially make yourself by using an array of search filters.