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This people-matching service removes the barrier of entry by letting users search for potential partners—and contact them, as well—for free!

Truly free, not "free" with numerous limitations that are removed when you pony up cash.

Plus, Ok Cupid allows you to type in a brief question addendum if you'd like to further explain your answer for clarification purposes—a nice touch.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.Ok Cupid was initially owned by Humor Rainbow, Inc.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.Internet dating has evolved from asking a person of interest "A/S/L?" in an ISP's chat room to browsing dozens upon dozens of profiles at dedicated online dating services—Ok Cupid among them.Among other things, The featured a number of humorous self-quizzes and personality tests, including the four-variable Myers-Briggs style Match Test.Spark Match debuted as a beta experiment of allowing registered users who had taken the Match Test to search for and contact each other based on their Match Test types.The popularity of Spark Match took off and it was launched as its own site, later renamed Ok Cupid.The current Ok Cupid Dating Persona Test is still largely identical, in question and text blurb content and order, to the original Match Test.