screen_shot_2021-05-13_at_9.36.38_am.png is one of the best, if not the best, friendship, social, and dating websites specifically catering to the needs of people living with sexually transmitted diseases. The website is a pioneer in this category, given that it has been up since 2001. Over the last two decades, it became a go-to dating portal for people with STDs.

It attracts people from all walks of life interested in anything ranging from casual chatting and hanging out to hooking up and getting into a serious relationship. It’s home to a fantastic community. Whether you need support to continue to live your life with an STD or want to find a partner, it’s definitely a platform that can accommodate these needs for you.

Positive Singles makes the following two things easy – online dating and finding someone even with an STD. Online dating can be awkward, especially if you have an STD. You can feel like you are completely alone or be tired of walking the minefields over and over again just to be ghosted when you come out with your “secret”.

Fortunately, thanks to all the features the site offers and its welcoming community, you’ll be able to slide right into the world of dating again. The site’s slogan is “Stay Positive! Find love, Support & Hope!” and it lives by it.

Did you think it was impossible to find someone who won’t ditch you just for being positive? PositiveSingles is here to show you the more welcoming and understanding side of the world of dating.

Creating Profile is Super Easy and Fast on Positive Singles

Given that it is a website built for people with STDs, it doesn’t surprise that Privacy Policy states only positive people are welcome. It also reflects the quick search form you’ll find on the website’s home page as it contains the “Living with” field, allowing you to specify the STD.

The entire process is fast and pain-free. To register, you need to click on the “Sign Up” button. The site will then take you through several steps. We found it really helpful to access both the Service Agreement and Privacy Policy during the first stage of the registration process.

You will only need to provide basic information to register, including your photos and a brief description of yourself and who you are looking for. You have to come up with a unique username and password. Once you confirm your account via email, you will have full access to the platform.

Email confirmation is there to keep bots and scammers at bay. On top of that, platform moderators encourage users to report anyone who appears suspicious or does something contrary to the community guidelines. Website is Modern and Intuitive

The Positive Singles website isn’t glamorous. It’s obvious from the start that the focus is on functionality and performance. The platform works incredibly fast, even on connections with limited bandwidth. The user interface is simple and intuitive. Even if it is the first time you find yourself on a dating website, you will have no problems navigating this one.

All the features, including free and premium ones, are easy to use. The website reflects the industry’s best practices. You will be able to search for contacts, leave comments, directly chat with other members, and custom tailor your own profile page.

All features are easily accessible. More importantly, you’ll have no issues using them as they are simple to use as it goes. There is also an active blog section of the website that you can use to get quick insights into what’s popular in online dating or get practical advice on how to use the platform.

The Search and Matching Work Out of the Box

The search functionality has become a standard when it comes to online dating platforms. PositiveSingles comes with a great search feature you can use right from the start. You will have access to it once you complete the registration process and log in to your account.

Unfortunately, the search experience is limited to users with free membership. Unless you don’t invest in the premium membership, you’ll only be able to search the platform’s userbase by username. It’s basically useless unless you know the exact username of a person you want to contact.

However, with a premium membership, you’ll benefit from the complete search feature functionality. Many users see this feature as a must-have in an online dating platform. The reason is simple – it enables you to refine your searches.

You will be able to apply different filters to narrow down your search and find exactly who you are looking for. It increases the chances of finding like-minded people hassle-free. If you are interested in taking the contact on a real date, you will find the location filter very useful. Are Open-Minded and Interested in Dating

Having to deal with any STD is not easy, especially when it comes to finding a significant other. People often claim that they are open to anything, but when they find out that the other person is positive, they tend to pull the act of disappearing. This platform attracts people who are the exact opposite.

First of all, Positive Singles is an exclusive positive people dating platform, as stated in their Privacy Policy. And, secondly, the platform has been around for almost two decades now. It managed to become a gathering place for positive people looking for reliable and trustworthy friends, long-term partners, or casual encounters.

Online dating and moving the date into the real world becomes significantly easier when people on the other side of the screen completely understand your unique position. But, the platform provides one additional benefit you should know about.

Premium members have access to STD counselors. They are available either via live chat or email. STD counselors are there for members around the clock to provide the necessary support, advice, and personalized guidelines. If you prefer your anonymity above everything, you’ll be happy to find out that the site is entirely anonymous.

Currently, there are almost 2.1 million accounts registered with PositiveSingles. It’s popular across all demographics, especially between the ages of 18 and 44. There are significantly more female than male users. With over 2.5 million monthly conversations and 20,000 blog posts, Positive Singles is by far the most popular online dating platform for positive singles.

First Date Ideas Feature is Unique and Engaging

Every dating platform offers something unique to its members, and PositiveSingles does the same. Its members have access to the first date ideas feature. It is an additional profile customization option. You can use it to paint the picture of how you imagine your ideal first date. You can provide a very detailed description.

The platform has a dedicated database for date ideas, compiled it into an easily skimmable list that resembles online message boards or forums.

The first date idea could be a perfect feature for you if you prefer personality above physical appearance. You can freely browse other people’s first date ideas. Once you find an idea that resonates with you, simply click on that user and start a conversation.

Positive Singles: Tinder for Positive People or Not?

You could say that is a Tinder for positive people because it ships out with the “Let’s meet” feature. The feature turns the online dating platform into something that appears like Tinder.

Once you launch “Let’s meet”, you’ll receive images of people you might like. You can swipe the images left or right. If you swipe an image to the left, it means you wouldn’t like to meet that person. Swiping an image to the right means that you would like to meet that person.

“Let’s meet” is sort of a game because you get to play it by rounds. Each round consists of swiping through 8 photos. If you and the other person swipe right on each other pictures, you are a match. However, if you swipe left on each of the eight photos, you’ll complete one round. Fortunately, there are no restrictions here. You can play as many rounds as you want.

Given that is, first and foremost, a support community and dating site for positive people, “Let’s meet” is just another perk. It doesn’t make the entire platform Tinder-like as you will meet people who are ready to date people with an STD.

Great-looking Positive Singles Mobile App

We live in the era of smartphones, and many people enjoy using them for online dating purposes. If you are one of them, will not disappoint you. The website is also available as a mobile app on both Android and iOS platforms. It is a dedicated mobile app which means no slow-web viewer. The app looks great and reflects the visual experience set by the website.

It is regularly updated and almost bug-free. The app works fine even on older smartphone models. However, feature-wise, there are some discrepancies between the website and mobile app. Everything important you can find on the website is there in the app. Still, a couple of them are missing, including STD care locations, chat with a live STD counselor, and health locations.

The app also comes with a neat option that enables you to change the app icon. It will allow you to use the app in a discrete way even when there are people around you. Connecting via the app allows you to get in touch with desktop users and vice-versa. There are no platform-specific restrictions that should worry you.

Most Interesting Features are Locked Behind a Pay Wall

As we’ve previously discussed, PositiveSingles offers both free and premium membership models. The free membership is exactly what you think it is - you get to use the Positive Singles without spending a single dime. However, you will be locked out and unable to use some very cool perks. What do you get, though?

With free membership, you can upload up to 26 photos to your profile. You can also view other people’s pictures or even send a request for private album access. The chat on the website is where the restrictions are felt the most. You can send winks to other people or respond to their messages, but you can’t start a conversation via messaging. Search functionality is basic and restricted to only search by username.

Fee-based membership, however, removes these restrictions and adds more features to the mix. For instance, you will be able to contact an STD counselor or perform advanced searches. You will also gain access to a handy “Quick Exit” button. Once you click it, it will take you to another harmless site. A nice extra perk to have nearby when someone wants to take a peek at your screen.

There are three subscription plans available - 3, 6, and 12-month one and they cost $19.98, $15.99, and $12 per month, respectively. You can cancel your subscription any time you want via the website.

Final Verdict is a great online dating platform for people with STDs. It delivers easy-to-use features and a dedicated app for a more convenient use case. Unfortunately, the best features are locked behind a paywall, and you’ll probably end up having to subscribe to initiate a chat with your match.

We found out that PositiveSingles is more than just an online dating platform for people with STDs during our review. It’s also a healthy and carrying community bound to help you feel better about yourself and find love and all the support you need.

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