With a slick advertising campaign of real members and a large user base in both the US and Canada, Yahoo Personals looks like a solid dating site on paper.
And although it is true that their terms of service, refund policies and site structure are straightforward, accessible and reasonable, the only features Yahoo Personals offers are the most basic ones that most sites have been offering for years. Personals helps you build meaningful relationships with a large community of people like yourself.
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Yahoo’s current online dating site, Personals, will be folded into a new co-branded site called “on Yahoo.” Match already powers Yahoo Personals in a number of European markets.
This morning, Yahoo announced that will become the exclusive online dating site on Yahoo.
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Personals network of online personal profiles."Unpaid Yahoo Personals members can sign up, create a profile, search for members and send generic Icebreaker messages.