Allison Dienstman | Online Dating Editor
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Every year, hundreds of thousands of singles find love on Mate1.com. Offering advanced search options, unlimited two-way chatting, free photo profiles and personalized voice greetings, Mate1 doesnt require any lengthy personality tests and has a simple sign-up process. With over 36.5 million members Mate1 is the perfect place to meet other singles in a laid back environment.
Registration with Mate1 is free and simple. A short 3 step process, simply create a nickname, enter your date of birth and email address, and answer a few short physical description questions about yourself. There is no personality profiling with Mate1. Once you have completed the first and second steps, upload a photo and begin browsing the diverse singles on their site.
If you wish to further perfect your profile, you can write a short summary about yourself, list your likes and dislikes, and even upload a voice profile of yourself so potential dating prospects can hear what you sound like.
Mate1 has a diverse member pool with over 36.5 million members of all ages, social stratas, and religious affiliations. Members from any country can sign up for free.
Navigating Mate1's site is simple and straightforward. Members can view messages, who's viewed you, who's hotlisted you, online now, and matches on the left side bar of the page.
Members can filter potential matches by physical attributes, education level, income, and social habits under "Advanced Search". You can further filter members by distance from 10 miles to no limit.
Members who upgrade to one of Mate1's paid subscriptions also gain full access to their mobile and iPhone app and can view all photo galleries.
The success rate is difficult to measure given the fact that Mate1 is an adult platform better suited for casual hook-ups. While there are of course couples that have met on Mate1, success is dependent on the individual, not the platform.
With any online dating experience, users must have their wits about them when interacting with other members. Mate1 strives to keep its members safe and secure, and will eliminate fake profiles if found. However, since it is not foolproof, Mate1 offers safety tips and measures on their Fraud Protection page. Given the fact that any member can view your profile, it is highly advised not to post any personal information, including your email. Their Fraud Protection page also informs members on how to easiely spot scammers and fake profiles.
Customer service with Mate1 is limited. Memebers must contact support via email as there is no phone number listed or live chat available.
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