Why go to all that effort when you can review your matches online, and go on better first dates that lead to something meaningful?
The old-fashioned ways of dating - trying to catch the eye of someone in a cafe or scouting for potential partners in a bar - can be fun.
These are designed for users who don't want to narrow their dating pool by age, religion or race, at least at the beginning.
Once the over-50 set departs for Our Time and some of the folks with specific interests depart for sites like Biker Kiss or Farmers Only, many of the rest are looking for their best chance at a good date on e Harmony or Match. As you compare the two, you’ll find there are more similarities than differences.
Popularity One thing the two sites have in common is they have both seen downward popularity trends.