Any adult may join the site and all users may communicate with others via private messages or an instant messaging "chat" function.Ok Cupid was the first major dating site to offer unlimited messaging free of charge.Ok Trends, the official blog of Ok Cupid, presents statistical observations from Ok Cupid user interactions, to explore data from the online dating world.To generate matches, Ok Cupid applies data generated by users' activities on the site, as well as their answers to questions.A-List (paying) members see no advertising and have more filtering options and preferential placement in an "A-List Matches" section of search results.
Ok Cupid's founders (Chris Coyne, Christian Rudder, Sam Yagan, and Max Krohn) were students at Harvard University when they gained recognition for their creation of The Spark and, later, Spark Notes.
The site supports multiple modes of communication, including instant messages and emails.
Ok Cupid was listed in Time magazine's 2007 Top 10 dating websites.
) is an American-based international operating online dating, friendship, and social networking website that features member-created quizzes and multiple-choice questions.
It is supported by advertisements and paying users who do not see ads.