The amount of users should not bother you as all you are trying is to find one mate.

Free Online dating sites are becoming more and more popular. We’ve done a huge research and picked the safe and virus free sites. Plenty of Fish True to its word, POF has the highest number of users in this list. You get the full package for free but like other free sites, there are a plethora of premium packages that you can buy such as seeing when other users read your messages.

According to statistics, one third of all married couples in the US met online. POF was among the first online dating sites and as such, they have been able to refine the site to up user experience. Like POF, the site is free with added features for premium members (otherwise referred to as A-list members).

The best thing about this site is that it shows you what other users are looking for and the strategies they are applying to get it.

The site has only 200,000 users which makes it possible for a user to find a mate they spent four years in college with or someone in the same college they were in. Ashley Madison Ashley Madison is all about cheating but this does not make it less popular.

You can also make use of a social networking feature that is, according to dating expert Bonnie Albo, similar to Facebook and My Space. Date Hookup Unlike its counterpart, Date Hookup is 100 percent free.

It works like this: As you enter the website, you are asked to fill out fields pertaining to your gender, whether you’re male or female.

You can join niches like non-smoking, organic, psychic, cigar, coffee, mullets and classical (music). The site is mostly for verified college students and alumni.

If you can fit the bill, however, the site gives you awesome features.

This was not unexpected for a site whose slogan is “Life is Short. The assessment results can land you in either of four categories; director, builder, negotiator or explorer. Speed True to its name, Speed Date helps you get hooked up fast.

The user will undergo a battery of other tests before the site selects a perfect match. This is made possible by the varied communication channels that the site offers including text, audio and video chat.

It is free but you can join premium members for .99 a month.