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Both sites also offer premium plans that attempt to help you find a compatible mate.An entire batch of next generation dating sites have emerged that are starting to nip at the established players. Recently, even Google has entered the space through their Google Base product.One, Plentyof Fish, launched in 2003 and has over half a million monthly U. One big difference is that these sites are (mostly) free, making revenue from ad sales alone.But many of these sites are also experimenting with new ways to introduce people who may be a good match. Consumating launched in the summer of 2005, was acquired by CNET in December 2005 and relaunched last month with a new interface and features.I checked off that a smoker was a non-negotiable for me, and yet several Yahoo Personals members showed up in my We Match list as did numerous people well over my stated acceptable age range (some more than 30 years my senior).There were two things that I found unusual about Yahoo Personals, and both were more annoying than anything else.Personals network of online personal profiles."Unpaid Yahoo Personals members can sign up, create a profile, search for members and send generic Icebreaker messages.Paying users can do all of this as well as send instant messages and emails.
charges /month for the basic plan; Yahoo’s fee is /month.
Users can browse as either matchmakers, recommending their friends, or as a dater looking for that special someone for a wing(wo)man to introduce them too.
Daters can also directly email each other, however.
Its tagline is “Find People Who Don’t Suck,” and tagging plays a big part in the service.
Consumating is clearly aimed young hipsters, who can make themselves more “popular” by answering questions to fill out their profile.