How to Sign Up for

So you’ve decided to give Match a shot. Great!


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This tutorial will show you how to get a free account on the website set up, and you can go from there.

  1. Go to and click Member Sign In.

    Match homepage

  2. Near the bottom of the new screen, click Join for FREE.

    Match sign up screen

  3. You’ll see some new information boxes that you will need to fill in.

    Match sign up form

    Click in the boxes highlighted in the first section above and type in or select (from top to bottom):

    — Your email address
    — Your date of birth
    — The country in which you live
    — Your mailing code
    — Your gender
    — The gender of people whom you are looking to match with
    — A user name that will identify you on Match
    — A password to keep your account secure

    Once you have filled in all of this information, click Continue.

You will receive an email confirming your account creation if everything checks out. Congratulations! You’re now officially on Match! Now, to get an idea of whom you might be interested in — as well as who might be interested in you — check out our next tutorial on how to create a profile.