Questions and answers

Do I have to respond to messages on match?

Do I have to respond to messages on match?

“It’s standard to not respond when a single is either no longer interested or life is too busy,” she tells Elite Daily. “If User B got a message from User A, when they had never met, saying, ‘I don’t think we are a match’ this just makes User A look presumptuous that User B was interested.

How long should you wait to reply on OkCupid?

Your match may rely on their dating habits and personal preferences to respond to your messages. Sometimes, people reply promptly, while others may message after a few days or even weeks. Still, it is best to wait for 6 to 10 days before skipping on a match.

How does matching work in OkCupid?

Here’s how it works: when you set up your profile, you’re given a series of questions that you can elect to skip or answer, which then contribute to your match percentage with prospective matches (a.k.a. how compatible you are with someone). You’re only required to answer 15, but the average OkCupid user answers 50.

What happens when you comment on OkCupid?

We get it — coming up with something to say to someone you haven’t met yet in person can be tough. Photo commenting provides the layup: you see something you like about someone. They like it about themselves too, because they posted a photo of it. You comment on that photo.

How long should you wait to respond on match?

The speed of someone’s response will depend on their online dating site habits and their level of interest in a match. So, when communicating with a match it’s best to wait at least seven to ten days for a response.

How quickly should you respond on dating app?

It’s better to meet up sooner rather than later, says dating expert for Match Hayley Quinn. One to two weeks is the optimum about of time, according to Quinn, as it gives you time to get to know them, but not too much time that you overthink or the spark fizzles.

How long should I wait for a match to reply?

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Is the OkCupid match system hit or Miss?

OKCupid’s matching system is hit or miss. A significant number of complaints found on review sites like or Consumer Affairs make it clear that, for these members at least, the matches are less than magical. Said Melissa, one former OKCupid member, on her review:

How do you send a message on OkCupid?

To find a profile you’ve liked, visit the Who You Like page (the star icon on the app). Once you’ve liked someone, you’ll see a “message” button on their profile. Click to compose an introductory message and send! Please note: You can only send one initial message, so make it a good one!

How can I see if I’ve liked someone on OkCupid?

To view the profiles that you’ve liked, who haven’t liked you back yet, you can navigate to Likes > Matches > People you like (under the mutual matches section). Once you’ve liked someone, you’ll see a “message” button on their profile.

How much does OkCupid cost for a month?

Basic plans include 12 months for $19.99 a month, six months for $21.99 a month, and three months for $23.99 a month. OkCupid: Mostly Free, With Some Fun Add-Ons If You Want. We mentioned earlier that OkCupid launched as a 100% free dating site, and it’s pretty much been that way ever since.