BlackSingles.com – Black Dating Site Reviewed
BlackSingles.com is an online community for black members only seeking singles of a similar ethnic background. The site has a large user base and operates globally and allows you to make contact and communicate in a safe, relaxed and fun environment with similar individuals.
It is free to join the website, and has a number of benefits that do not require an upgraded membership, including browsing through thousands of photos and profiles, initiating contact, and having the opportunity to search through thousands of new members on a daily basis.
Before registering you have access to a limited number of profiles which allow you to get an informed idea about the type of people registered on the website, waiting for you to contact. You may also read a large number of success stories, as well as viewing annual statistics expressing the rate of success of members meeting via the website.
When registering you will be required to enter details about yourself, and the type of match you are looking for, which creates both a match profile, and a relationship readiness profile. Using the specially designed ‘Compass’ matching system, you can view members to see how compatible they in relation to yourself, including your likes, dislikes, interests, morals and values. The match profile is a 20 page report giving an in depth insight into how you match up with other members and combined with the ‘relationship readiness profile’ you can determine how ready you are to enter into a new relationship with site members.
Joining is free, and fairly quick, although you will be required to enter a certain amount of detail about yourself and potential matches. Questions include your gender, height, whether you smoke/drink or not, physical appearance and your occupation amongst many others. The questions cover a whole range of details pertaining to your appearance, background and lifestyle, and your character. The questions are clearly worded in a large, bold print, and only one is displayed per page before moving on to the next. You may also choose your own username, which is your identity in the online community, and a log in password. Once you have completed your profile, your account will be created and you will automatically be added to the site mailing list where you will receive daily compatibility reports and matches.
You may upload photographs, and begin adding further details and sections to your profile to be made viewable by the public. All material will be approved by site administrators and all vulgar and sexual material will be prohibited, and your account may possibly be suspended. The site offers a security program, allowing members to verify their identity and background, in order to provide a safe and clean atmosphere for all its users.
There are a number of search options, including basic, advanced, username search, ‘who is online’, and also a photo shuffle search. This sorts through random photos based on the criteria you specified when signing up to the site, allowing you view those you wish to learn more about. There is also a ‘think you’d click?’ option which displays a number of profiles so you can choose whether or not you would like to view more about that member. Those you answer ‘yes’ to, will be stored in a location on your account allowing you to view these members at any time. You may also perform a ‘keyword’ search which allows you to enter any information you wish your ideal match to have entered in their profile, and all members who match these keywords will be displayed. This can be characteristics such as ‘loyal’, or ‘honest’ or their likes and dislikes such as ‘80’s music’ or ‘action films’!
Profiles tasters are displayed once your search query has loaded, which you can click on to view an entire profile. This allows you to view all sections about someone, including information about themselves and what they are looking for, fun facts and a question and answer section, which gives more detailed information about a person.
You may add a member to your list of favorites or friends, for easy access whenever you log on, without needing to perform a search each time. As a free member you may also send a smile or a spark, which are lists of sexy, funny, casual and intimate prewritten questions and statements that you may send to a member in order to ‘break the ice’. They can choose the then respond accordingly.
A premium member may also access the message feature, which allows them to send personally written messages to any member, as well as partaking in social chat rooms, and one on one instant messaging.
The site has no features, other than its safety program, and the premium member facilities which require payment as upgrade. However, what it does offer is a fully comprehensive search and contact dating service, which allows its members to browse through hundreds of thousands of members, and receive matched notifications of members who are compatible with you.
BlackSingles.com is worth the short sign up time, in order to view for yourself the diverse range of individuals all looking for friendship, dating or long term relationships.