A personal site and online community for lesbian and bisexual women. The site offers chat, emailing and a number of active online forums that both free members and subscribers can use. The site has around 15,000 users, with around 200 or so online at any given time.
Also called Thepinksofa, it's a subscriber service, with membership fees starting at $30 per month. New joiners must complete a simple registration form before they gain access. On joining the site, you'll initially become a free member. Free members can search and create friend lists, as well as wink at others. As a free member however you won't be able to send emails, or participate in live online chat.
What Can You Do?
The search facilities are located on the right of the page. The quick search is automatically set to your location, and will show you a list of members nearby. Refining your match list can be accomplished through the advanced search feature which allows you to set criteria such as precise sexual orientation, sexual identity, type of relationship being sought, as well as interests and physical appearance. A useful feature is that your search settings can be saved for next time.
The site contains a very active forum section, with a very diverse range of topics being discussed at any time. Forums are open to everyone; free members or subscribers can join conversations and start their own topics.
PinkSofa is a popular online community where lesbian woman can chat, socialize and arrange dates. The website is straightforward, though functional and easy to use. There are 15,000 or so members, most of whom are geographically located in the United States or Europe.
If PinkSofa isn't for you, an alternative to it exists and that's called PinkCupid.