The Two Best Online Dating Sites in New Zealand

New Zealand, like Australia, has a pretty active online dating scene. The best online dating sites in New Zealand will have plenty of opportunities for you if you are looking for love.

New Zealand is similar to Australia as well in that it doesn’t have the racial mixture that you will find dating online in the United States or in Canada.  When you go to cities like Auckland, Wellington, or Christchurch, don’t expect to see people of different skin colors, body shapes, and sizes like you would find in a country such as Brazil. Nevertheless, with enough work on your part, you might be able to find some hidden gems. I believe beauty is present in just about every culture (some more than others).

Should you decide to sign up for the online dating sites I recommend below, be sure to read member profiles carefully as you might come across a lot of fake profiles. Usually, I can spot these profiles easily. A woman who has only one picture posted, is wearing a tight swimsuit and making an overly suggestive pose are usually clear signals to steer clear. Also, in order to avoid the boredom factor, I advise you to send messages to those people that have well-written, interesting profiles. In my experience…the more boring the profile, the more boring the person.

Miss New Zealand 2007

Miss New Zealand 2007 (source: Wikimedia Commons)

Without further ado, below are my thoughts and reviews on the best online dating sites in New Zealand so that you can get started on searching for a potential significant other.

1. Findsomeone.co.nz: Findsomeone.co.nz is the best online dating site in New Zealand. If you only had time and resources to sign up for one online dating site in New Zealand, this would be the site. My favorite part of the site are the singles events (“single mingles”) that occur in various cities throughout the country. This site will put you in the best position for success.

As I mention in my online dating e-book, just like the real world, there will be men or women who you will not click with or who don’t respond to your messages (or just disappear).  There will be men or women who might only be interested in helping you to part with your money. That is life.  Just keep sending out messages and reach out until you find the person you are looking for and get success. As is typical with online dating, expect a response rate of around 1-10% depending on how good your profile is. (response rate = people who will respond back to you to whom you sent an introduction message).

Findsomeone.co.nz

Findsomeone.co.nz

 

2. NZDating.com: NZDating.com is a decent second choice for an online dating site. They’ve been around since 1998, so they have a lot of experience in the business. While it is free to sign up, buying a Gold Membership is really worth it (if you have the funds) because you will appear higher in the search results and will be able to upload up to 20 photos.

NZDating.com

NZDating.com

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