Connecting Singles is a dating and forum website that's free to use. In addition to being a dating site, Connecting Singles has a multitude of other options to pass the time including quizzes, chat rooms, forums, profile reviews, event lists, all of which members can freely access.
You can browse profiles for free, sign up for free and contact other prospective matches for free. Locating others is quick and easy with the help of the site's area/zip code locator.
There is a simple tool that let's you find others in the same locale or expand their horizons and search through international profile listings. Members can not only make free contact, they can use the Send Flowers option to let others know they're interested. Users have bookmark and block options, along with the ability to see who's been viewing their profile lately.
The huge range of features and options on the site does make it a bit bewildering at first. Though things like polls, games and picture rating do keep people engaged.
Even though you might not find your next spouse there this is quite a popular site. There's enough activity there that you should at least be able to strike up a few conversations with some interesting people.
With no costs to worry about, ConnectingSingles a nice option for those just curious about the world of online dating. There are no gotchas or binding contracts to sign. The site is easily navigable and offers members the chance to get involved and mingle via forums and blog postings.