These dating sites are geared towards people looking to meet up with someone for drinks as friends, or more spur-of-the-moment dates.
Some of these sites include How About We, Tinder and Badoo.
It launched in 1995 and is now available in 24 different countries.
Members set up a profile, upload photos and can then search through profiles to find a good match.
Mingle2 is a membership service of which users pay to be a part.
It was originally a service called Just Say Hi, but the site transitioned to Mingle2 in 2008 and now works with many populations of singles.
POF.com, also known as Plenty Of Fish, is an online dating site headquartered in Vancouver.
Most dating sites have become extremely good about policing their members for negative or unsafe behavior.
These are the dating sites that delve into compatibility and really try to find a love match for their members.
e Harmony and Christian are two leaders in this category.
More traditional sites may offer anything from a simple search to a highly specific advanced search.
Some more seriously minded sites request that members fill out elaborate compatibility questionnaires.