Like e Harmony, Match only accepts users who are single, divorced or widowed.
Who’s it good for People seeking long-term relationships as well as short term dating.
Plus, the people who run the site seem genuinely interested in getting user feedback and acting on it.
Who’s It good for Older people looking for companionship, activity partners, a travel companion, dating or a long term relationship. By connecting with your Facebook account, it matches you with a person, called a “bagel,” who is a friend of one or more of your Facebook friends.
A companion/dating site for older adults age 50 and over, Stitch launched earlier this year in San Francisco and is accepting signups from users in other areas of the country.
New York City and Los Angeles are up next and will launch when enough people have registered from these areas.
Why it made the list e Harmony uses “29 dimensions of compatibility” to pick matches— based on an extensive questionnaire.
Reviews indicate that 14 to 23 percent of users are over age 55; there is no data for ages 60 and over.
Who it’s good for People with lots of Facebook friends who are looking for quick meet-ups and casual dating.
The downside Ninety percent of the site’s users are under the age of 35, according to information we found.
The downside Currently, unless you live in the San Francisco area it’s impossible to do a targeted search for your state or city. When you receive a bagel, you have the option to like or pass; both sides have to like in order for either to take the next step.
But for now, you can meet Stitchers” in other locations in order to connect for travel or chat about mutual interests long-distance. Other plans are or a month, depending on options you choose. Why it made the list Using only friends of friends eliminates some of the unknowns of dating and increases the likelihood that you’ll find you have something in common.