There are literally hundreds of dating sites out there.

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It works on the premise your friend can sell you better than you can but they can also embarrass you too.

MSF has a more chatty style in the profile and gives you a greater insight into your potential date’s world.

Aspiring members have to pass a 48-hour peer vote to be accepted as one of the ‘beautiful people’.

They regularly host members’ events where allegedly you have to look as attractive as your profile photo otherwise entry to the venue is refused.

Like a lot of the best online dating sites, it also has a handy instant messenger service which makes chatting to your matches easy and breezy. A daily email suggests six members you might be interested in, which is a useful feature that doesn’t feel like you’re being bombarded but provides you enough choice to find a compatible date.

Try now: Dating Direct from £12.99 per month How does it work?To become a member, applicants are required to be voted in by existing members of the opposite sex.Members rate new applicants over a 48-hour period based on whether or not they find the applicant ‘beautiful’.With half of all single people now using some of the best online dating sites to find love (or at least quick, no strings sex – hello, Tinder), long gone are the days when Internet dating was seen as embarrassing or cringe-worthy.Now its about as normal (but way more fun) as Internet banking.Just sign up, do the test and get chatting to all those love-compatible people out there. Functionality is limited as the site is more geared up to helping you find a long term partner rather than flirting randomly with people you like the look of. There is also a specific gay version of the site for those looking for a serious committed relationship with a same sex partner.