This week marks the biggest online dating week of the year (combined with the biggest divorce week of the year).
Whether it’s a failed relationship or the urge for a new beginning that has propelled you into the dating wilderness, online dating almost certainly has someone waiting for you. Match group now owns Tinder, Plenty Of Fish, Ok Cupid and, of course, Match, making it the biggest player in the online and app dating industry.
That said, plenty of reputable sites such as the Inner Circle or Zoosk aren't members at the time of writing.
Current members include Christian Connection, Dating Factory, The Dating Lab, e Harmony, uk, lovestruck, match.com, uk, mysinglefriend.com, Oasis.com, The Guardian's Soulmates, Asiansinglesolution, True View, Would like to meet and
Not all registered users are available for matching.
From time to time, e Harmony may create test profiles in order to monitor the operation of the Services. When asked about bots, e Harmony said: "OKCupid, which boasts over a million app downloads per week, is not signed up to the trade body, but also uses fake profiles to test its services, it states in its terms and conditions.
There’s currently a 7-day free trial to communicate with matches for free until 1 January.