Overview:Black People Meet (BPM) is a niche dating service for single Black women and single Black men. BPM is apart of the People Media online dating company which is owned by Match.com. BPM has the largest active online dating community for Black individuals. Black People Meet is an online dating website that allows Black individuals to find a romantic partner, pen pal or friend. BPM mission as stated on their website is simple: Creating Relationships. Connecting Lives.
Matching Capability:Much like other dating sites in the People Media network; Black People Meet allows the user to search and find their own potential dates. BlackPeopleMeet provides a simple, safe and fun atmosphere which makes it easy to quickly view and connect with thousands of Black singles. BPM search options allow users to have a broad search such as a geographic location or as specific search such as interests. This search approach works well for singles that know exactly what they want in a potential partner but can be troublesome for users that like dating algorithms to create their matches for them. BPM allows all members to browse other individuals for free before paying for a membership.
Features: Black People Meet does not have as many features as other online dating websites, but sometimes simple is better. BPM offers all the basic online dating website features such as instant messaging, email, photo gallery, ability to block other members, see who has recently viewed your profile, and the option to create a favourites list. BPM allow their users to post audio and video greetings and members can include “Message Ideas” for individuals to send them on their profile. BPM has a a simple signup process that is advertised to be completed within 2 minutes. According to the BPM website over 1000 new singles join everyday, making Black People Meet the largest Black online dating website.
Cost:Black People Meet provides users a free signup to their website, however, this only allows members to browse the website for potential matches. If singles would like to interact with other members they must pay a monthly fee. Black People Meet is very affordable. The monthly rate is $14.95 USD/month, pay for 6 months in advance and the membership is lowered to $9.95 USD/Month. BPM has a membership website upgrade for an additional fee of $4.95USD which highlight the member’s profile so more members will see it.
Customer Service: BPM offers comprehensive help section to answer all users inquires. If you have not found the answer to your question, BPM also has an email box option to email a customer service representative. These customer service representative will either contact you by email or phone to assist you with your inquiry.
Summary: Black People Meet is the number one online dating website for Black singles to connect. The website has almost one million people visit every month and it is the largest dating site for Black singles! Black People Meet takes online safety very seriously and offers a Safe Dating Tips section right on their homepage. If you are new to online dating check our our “profile tips” for more information on how to keep yourself safe.