People looking for a serious relationship can use the internet to find partners. Platforms like ParPerfect, eHarmony and Pra Marry help unite couples of different ages, regions and interests. In addition to the web version, all sites have Android and iPhone (iOS) mobile applications. In general, services are free, but with some limitations. In the following list, there are five dating sites for those looking for more than just casual encounters and their characteristics.
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With over 30 million registered users in Brazil, Par Perfeito (www.parperfeito.br) is one of the most popular dating sites in the country. The age group of registered singles ranges from 25 to 50 years, and the gender distribution of users is very balanced 51% of male and 49% female, making the platform an attractive option for people of all tastes.
Par Perfeito one of the most traditional dating sites in Brazil Photo: Reproduo / Par Perfeito
The service provides singles with various search filters, ranging from gender, age and height to interests and religion. The tool helps users get in touch with physically, psychologically and professionally compatible profiles. In addition, it is possible to have access to conquest tips and loving advice.
Although it is safe and reliable, Par Perfect dating site is not completely free. Some features that help you find the right match are available to subscribers only. This is the case of the Pairs of the Day feature, which sends applicants daily for evaluation by the user.
eHarmony helps unite couples from different countries Photo: Reproduction / eHarmony
EHarmony (www.eharmony) is the ideal choice for those who want to meet foreign singles. The great differential of the international website is its compatibility system. When registering, the user must answer an extensive questionnaire about themselves and what they expect to find in a partner. The site algorithm then suggests matching people based on the 29-character analysis.
The platform is available in English and Spanish only. In contrast, the pleasant and intuitive interface makes navigation easy and uncomplicated. It is noteworthy that, as with other services of its kind, the free plan of the limited American dating site.
Be2 suggests compatible people based on personality tests Photo: Play / Be2
Aimed at people who want to find a serious relationship, Be2 (www.be2.br) is considered one of the best dating sites in Brazil. Like eHarmony, the service proposes to unite couples from affinity analysis. To this end, a highly detailed personality test is applied, with five series of specific and comprehensive questions, which puts Be2 ahead of other competitors.
The great disadvantage of the site is that the free version does not allow viewing of photos, receiving or sending messages, being limited to the creation of profiles and description of the ideal partners. To take advantage of these and other features, the user needs to shell out some money and subscribe to the premium plan, which can be renewed quarterly, semi-annually or annually.
Pra Casar totally free dating site Photo: Reproduo / Pra Casar
As its name implies, the site rene singles with a well-defined goal. One of the service's main attractions is privacy control: the user can choose who sees their photos and personal information and keep the profile hidden from potential inconveniences.
In addition, Pra Casar (www.pracasar) is a totally free dating site. All activities, including messaging, can be done at no cost. The wedding dating site also has a dashboard that shows who visited your profile and finds it interesting.
Divine Love rene single singles seeking dating Photo: Reproduction / Divine Love
Divino Amor (www.divinoamor.br) is the largest evangelical dating site in Brazil. The religious group corresponds to 22.2% of the Brazilian population, according to data from the 2010 IBGE Census (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics). Run by the same companies that run Par Perfeito, the rene singles christians platform seeks a serious loving commitment. With a very specific target audience and a high number of registered users, the likelihood of finding compatible partners in Divine Love becomes quite high.
To refine the search, you can choose from various religious congregations, such as Assembly of God, Baptist, Adventist, Pentecostal, among others. With a nice layout, the free site also offers support and advice on relationships with an evangelical pastor.
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