OurtimeDating.org is a newly launched dating site for seniors. It is free to sign up and connect with local senior singles.
In order to maintain a secure and focused community for over 50 singles, Ourtime Dating strictly censors all profiles and doesn’t allow members under the age of 50. Members from some developing countries are also not allowed.
The site proclaims itself as ‘the largest and most effective dating service for seniors and over 50 singles’. With a huge membership base of educated, successful mature singles over 50, it’s the number one place to meet, chat and date. The site is also easy to navigate and use the various features, which makes it ideal.
How does OurtimeDating.org work? It's free to join, set up a dating profile and upload photos. Members can browse other members’ profiles from across the globe, send and receive messages by email, send a wink to break the ice and express interest in a member, create a list of favorite profiles, post comments on member profiles, chat online using the IM feature, send e-greeting cards, buy gold membership and get listed at the top of all searches, use a great range of search options to make browsing more efficient and find exactly the right kind of people, participate in member forums and meet people with the same interests, check out the site's news feed and stay up to date, post up to 27 photos, check out stylish members using the Fashion Show feature, answer fun member quizzes, view romantic compatibility with other members, get full mobile access through portable device, read daily news updates, post first date ideas and advice, get over a thousand articles on dating tips and advice, get account manager to help tailor the best service, and live chat support with an ourtime.com dating counselor. Standard membership is free. Gold membership costs $29.95 per month. Members can also choose discount packages which are $59.95 for 3 months and $95.95 for 6 months.
Members come from all over but the vast majority is resident in the US. The membership base comprises literally millions of profiles, with thousands online. Profiles are very detailed, including basic details about where a member lives, their age and distance, which is handy when considering the possibility of meeting. The’ first date idea’ section is helpful in giving members some idea of a suitable activity. Self-written sections really give members a good idea about what a member’s like, complemented by information on appearance, interests, lifestyle and what that member is looking for in a potential partner.
Profile photo thumbnails are quite small and sometimes it’s difficult to really see what a member looks like, but these can be enlarged with a click. Most profiles feature large images with good resolution. Up to 27 photos can be uploaded and most profiles have at least one, with many featuring multiple photos. Some profiles also feature private photos, which can only be viewed by requesting permission from that member. Some members post pictures of themselves looking stylish to the ‘fashion show’ galleries, which members can browse.