OkCupid sometimes abbreviated as OKC  is an American-based, internationally operating online datingfriendship, and social networking website that features multiple-choice questions in order to match members.
It is supported by advertisements and paying users who do not see ads. The site supports multiple modes of communication, including instant messages and emails. OkCupid was listed in Time magazine's Top 10 dating websites. OkCupid is owned by Humor Rainbow, Inc.
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In NovemberOkCupid launched the social discovery service Tallygram,  but retired the service in April Users were asked instead Gitcommit okcupid dating consider other browsers. The website added a bevy of nontraditional profile options for users to express their gender identity and sexuality in late These options—which included asexualgenderfluidpansexualsapiosexual, and transgender categories—were added to make the website more inclusive.
Rudder updated the "OkTrends" blog, which consists of "original research and insights from OkCupid," for the first time in three years in July Rudder prefaces the experiment results by stating: That's how websites work. When the photos were restored, users who had started conversations gradually began tapering off their conversations, leading Rudder to remark "it was like we'd turned on the bright lights at the bar at midnight".
Rudder also suggested that doing this actually caused people, who were originally "bad matches", to actually like each other: Even they should be wrong for each other". The revelation that OkCupid conducted these experiments on users led to much criticism.