With a slick advertising campaign of real members and a large user base in both the US and Canada, Yahoo Personals looks like a solid dating site on paper.And although it is true that their terms of service, refund policies and site structure are straightforward, accessible and reasonable, the only features Yahoo Personals offers are the most basic ones that most sites have been offering for years."Yahoo!
Personals network of online personal profiles."Unpaid Yahoo Personals members can sign up, create a profile, search for members and send generic Icebreaker messages.Paying users can do all of this as well as send instant messages and emails.For people in larger areas, this could mean a tremendous amount of emails.The second unique 'feature' of Yahoo Personals is the fact that the system asks for your real first name to identify yourself on the site, and not an anonymous, made-up handle.
Every time someone visits your profile during the first few weeks after you sign up, Yahoo Personals will send you a note saying you have mail.Unfortunately, that mail is just to tell you that someone took a look at your profile, and maybe they "flirted" with a generic Icebreaker message.