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BlackPeopleMeet.com Review (Black People Meet)

BlackPeopleMeet Review

Average: • 3.4 / 5 (by 19 Users) for BlackPeopleMeet.com   View Add

BlackPeopleMeet.com was founded in 2002 and is the largest dating site of its kind in the United States and Canada. In one month, four percent of the total black population in the US will have visited the service. This site is for black men, black women and others who are interested in meeting someone special for friendship, a relationship or just to have fun. Having a large community of African American singles at your fingertips makes it easy and fun to connect with other singles in your area.

BlackPeopleMeet’s mission statement is “Creating Relationships. Connecting Lives.”--so why not give them a try today if you are looking to meet someone new? It is free to post a profile, search for black singles and to send flirts.

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Positive Features of BlackPeopleMeet

  • Over 1,000 new singles join every day and almost a million people visit Black People Meet every month
  • The largest dating site for African American singles
  • Easy to post audio and video greetings
  • You can include "Message Ideas" with your profile, which is a great way to inform members what you are interested in knowing about them when they contact you—a great way to conversations
  • Have your profile only show up for the people you want to see it

Negative Features of BlackPeopleMeet

  • The "My Match" feature is very basic; it could use an overhaul to include an actual matching algorithm that takes into account personality traits

At a Glance

United States, Canada
Member Numbers:
1,000,000 ?
Cost per Month:
From $6.98 / month
Membership Types:
Free - Basic

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BlackPeopleMeet Free Membership

  • Yes (unlimited)
  • Included:
    • Create a profile
      • Personal Information
        • Username, email, gender, date of birth, country, zip code
        • Hair color, eye color, height, ethnicity, body type, your looks, marital status, children and smoking habits
        • Income, occupation, religion, relationship expectations, pets
      • Greeting
        • A little about me
          • Write about your personality, importance of money, career, etc.
        • What you are looking for in a partner
          • Some writing tips for this question include talking about if you want an assertive/submissive partner, personality qualities, and if you are looking for a long or short term relationship
        • I'd just like to add
          • Discuss your favorite activities, restaurants, places, music, movies; importance of kids, pets, fitness, hobbies
      • Personality
        • Multiple-choice answers for questions about your personality; includes topics about if you are patient, romantic and if you enjoy doing different activities like walking, cooking and going to the movies
      • Message ideas
        • Choose up to four questions that people who are interested may answer when they send you a message
        • This is a great way to help you learn more about members who contact you
      • You can specify an icon (over 30 to choose from) and a background wallpaper for your profile
    • Upload or email your photos
    • Upload a video greeting in a number of different formats
    • Upload or phone in an audio greeting for your profile
    • Initiate a Flirt, which is similar to Winks and Express Interest on other dating sites
    • Bookmark members (favorites)
    • Searching
  • Not included:
    • Cannot use member communication tools, with the exception of flirting

Relationship Types Allowed

  • Straight
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Your Relationship Status

  • Single
  • Divorced
  • Widowed

Relationships You can Look For

  • Dating
  • Long-Term
  • Penpal

BlackPeopleMeet Costs

  • Prices last confirmed February 3, 2016. Please check BlackPeopleMeet for most recent pricing
  • Two membership types:free and upgraded
  • Upgraded membership
    • Services included:
      • Send and read unlimited messages
      • View flirt messages
      • Top listing in search results
      • View video greetings
      • Text, audio and video chat
    • Cost in US dollars:
      • Monthly at $16.75
      • Six months at $6.98 per month ($41.85 total), best offer
      • Six months for $71.70. This is $11.95 per month and includes profile highlight
  • Tokens
    • Use Tokens to purchase other premium features including Promote Me, Notify Me, and Virtual Gifts
    • Costs in US dollars:
      • 280 Tokens for $9.99
      • 110 Tokens for $3.99
      • 25 Tokens for $0.99
  • Premium features are available for upgraded members. For the features Highlight Messages or Highlight Profile, there is a one-time payment of $4.95. These options will be offered on the home page after the upgrade process
  • All plans are billed in one payment
  • Payment methods accepted include all major credit cards, mail-in order and Western Union
  • Memberships automatically renew until cancelled. You can cancel anytime by clicking on "My Account" in the upper right hand corner and then on "Account Status"

BlackPeopleMeet Viewing & Communication Tools

  • Photos
  • Video greeting
  • Audio greeting
  • Profile
  • Flirting
  • Messaging
    • Communicate anonymously with other black singles
    • By using the "Echo" feature it is easy to see which messages are from people you have initiated contact with in the last 30 days
    • Members can be blocked from communicating with you
  • Instant text messaging
  • Live video and audio chat
  • Privacy and safety features
    • Block specific members from viewing your profile and communicating with you
    • Turn off your online status
    • Only show your profile to singles you want; you can specify an age range for men and women
    • Email alerts for flirts, new messages, etc. can be easily turned on or off under the "My Accounts" page
  • Basic search
    • Gender you are looking for, age range and location
    • Display profiles with only photos, video, audio, greeting and/or personality test (multi-select)
    • Select results to be displayed as thumbnails or gallery mode
  • Advanced search
    • On all other parts of profile (multi-select)
    • Can also specify to show the profiles of members who have logged in the last X number of days (most recent activity); this is the same for new profiles and profiles with new photos
  • Who has viewed me
  • Who bookmarked me
  • Who flirted with me
  • Username search
  • Who is online now
  • Today's birthdays
  • Who I viewed
  • My match
    • Specify age range, marital status, location, general build and height range of singles you would like to meet

Other BlackPeopleMeet Information

  • This online dating site is part of the People Media network of dating services

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