We live in a very critical society and scrolling through a directory of photos is not helping matters.

It did have an ‘approve or decline’ contact service which was at least one layer of screening although a little frustrating if you initiate the contact.

It was easy to block people and it had a social feel as it provided a list of chat contacts.

Given the ease in which I created my profiles I would imagine it would not be difficult for a scammer to set-up theirs so one should keep their guard up as this is par for the course on free dating sites.

In oasis actives credit they have designed the site to minimize this risk as best as possible.

Generally people not paying for a service are not going to take it as serious.

In terms of the ads on oasis active I did find them somewhat distracting with banner ads on every page and some quite strategically placed below search results so they were quite easily confused with actual results.

Most appear willing to put the time in setting-up quality profile and frequently check mail and available online.

If you are looking for certain characteristics in a partner, match has some nice features including 'chemistry" an advanced matching service which is a great icebreaker ’we are a match’.

Oasis and Match have been two of the most talked about and reviewed dating sites on our oasis blog as such we compare reviews from two of the leading Australian dating websites oasis vrs match with very interesting results.

Oasis Active free dating: With any free service you are going to have to weigh the cost savings against the quality of services.

One important statistic to remember is that 20% of the profiles get 80% of the attention.