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gay and lesbian romance or read on for details and features.
You've come to the perfect spot for meeting all kinds of cool
gay men and women. There are over 500,000 members from all
over the world at glimpse, so the possibilities are endless...
Half a million gay men and women on the scene. glimpse.com
gay and lesbian romance network is growing fast - more than
500,000 members are already on the site and more are joining
every day! Members come from big cities and small towns all
over the U.S. and abroad, and everyone's looking to meet someone
Easy detailed search helps you find exactly what you're looking
The state-of-the-art search system lets you search for members
using detailed search criteria, including searching by city,
zip code, and area code. Looking for an athletic Jewish boy
in New York? How about a voluptuous woman in Wyoming? No problem.
Just type in the details and you're on your way. No limits!
Go beyond just your own neighborhood. With members the world
over, you can meet all kinds of people without stepping a
foot out of your own front door.
Make it a learning experience and meet a diverse group of
gay and lesbian people. At glimpse.com gay and lesbian network,
you can meet people just like you, as well as others who come
from totally different backgrounds and locations. Take a leap
and reach out to find someone new, learn about a different
city, state, religion, race or lifestyle.
The inside scoop. Get in-the-know about what's up on the site
and with other members and read cool, hip articles written
by relationship-savvy experts to keep you in the loop.
Create a profile - It's simple to get started and have
an awesome profile. Just answer a few questions, write something
fab about yourself, and post up to 4 flattering photos. Within
minutes -- and at no cost -- you've joined the scene!
Search - Find a hottie today!
Just enter the characteristics and desired location of the
person you want and get ready to be wowed.
Email - How this really works!
Once you have your profile up, other gay and lesbian members
can start emailing you and you can write back to those you
choose. If you're not interested, you can easily decline contact
and remain anonymous. After the initial contact, you can go
back and forth to see if you want to take it to the next level.
You will need a premium membership, if you want to send the
initial email to someone you're interested in.
Do I have to upgrade my membership to reply?
No. With your free membership, you can reply to any member
who writes to you. Go to the note in your onsite Inbox, click
reply, write your note and send away. Your note will go straight
into the member's onsite Inbox, and they will know it's there
with an email to their personal email address. All communications
with other gay and lesbian members stay onsite so that you
never have to give out any personal information until you
feel completely ready. Then when you are, you can exchange
phone numbers and even meet in person.
is the difference between free membership and an upgraded
With your free membership, you can keep a profile and photos
posted, search and access other gay and lesbian members' profiles,
receive unlimited email contacts and instant messages from
all members, write back to those who write to you, and have
full access to additional features like chats, dating advice,
tease me and more. When you upgrade your membership, you can
send emails and instant messages to any members you like.
(Up to 30 emails a day!)
Instant messaging - Instant gratification! See someone's
profile that you're just dying to meet? If they're online,
send them an instant message and see if sparks fly.
How do I initiate an instant message?
To start up an instant message, click on the flashing
button next to the member's username, and the instant message
box will appear. Type your message and click send. Find someone
you'd like to instant message? Upgrade your membership at
a low monthly rate so that you can send instant messages and
email at any time.
Check out the scene from home or work. In a business suit
or your birthday suit, make yourself at home. Open 24 hours
See photos and profiles of everyone who's online. Add people
that you're interested in to your "favorites" list.
What is a tease?
A tease is a quick, fun way to let other gay and lesbian members
know you're interested. You pick a one-liner from the list
of teases, and it's sent to the member of your choice. The
member gets the tease in their personal email inbox and then
can go to your profile and tease you back. You get up to sixty
teases a month, but can only tease each member once. All gay
and lesbian members can send and receive teases for free,
but your email address is not sent along with the tease. If
you'd like to take it a step further, then you simply send
an email and start up a real conversation.
When someone emails me, where does the email go and how
do I respond?
When a member sends you a note, it goes straight into your
onsite message Inbox. Glimpse.com gay and lesbian network
will then send an email to your personal email address to
let you know that it's there. To read the note, simply login
to the site and go to your Inbox. If you decide to write back,
simply click "reply" in the member's note, write
your own note and send away. Your note will go straight into
the member's onsite Inbox, and glimpse.com gay and lesbian
network will let them know it's there with an email to their
personal email address. All communications with other members
stay onsite so that you never have to give out any personal
information until you feel completely ready. Then when you
are, you can exchange phone numbers and even meet in person.
How do I find the profiles of members I'm interested in?
To search through all the gay and lesbian members at the
site, first you should go to preferences where you can customize
your search by choosing the characteristics of the type of
people you'd like to meet. You can choose things like gender,
height, education, religion, ethnicity, smoking and drinking
habits, location, distance from your home, etc. Once you've
selected the type of people you'd like to meet, go to search
at the top of any page and see your potential matches. Click
on any name to view a full profile.
How do I contact someone that interests me?
Your free membership allows you to send a tease or reply
to any email or instant message someone sends you. If you'd
like to send an initial introductory email or instant message,
you need to subscribe to upgrade your membership. Once you've
upgraded your membership, there are two ways to contact other
gay and lesbian members. You can send an email. This allows
you to write a brief note telling about yourself and commenting
on why you're interested. You can go to either Who's Online,
your search list or the person's profile and click. If the
person is online, you can send an instant message and start
a conversation in real-time.
How can I see who has contacted me?
All notes from other members go straight into your Inbox
on the site
and are kept there unless you choose to delete them. To read
any note, simply login to the site and go to your Inbox. Then,
from each member's note, you can click straight through to
their profile to check
them out. Also, every time you get a new note in your Inbox,
you also receive an email in your personal email address to
let you know it's there. In addition, you can see a list of
all the members who have contacted you in your hot lists.
How can I see who I have contacted?
All notes that you send are kept in the "Sent" section
of your onsite message center until you choose to delete them.
In addition, you can see a list of all the members you have
contacted in your hot lists.
How can I decline contact?
If you are not interested in a member who wrote to you, you
can send a friendly "decline contact." To decline
contact, click "decline" in the note you received
from the member and then pick one of the prepared
answers or write your own. You will retain complete anonymity.
What is members online?
Members Online shows you the gay and lesbian members that
are logged onto the site at any given moment. Women's usernames
are in red and men's are in blue. What's great is that if
someone catches your eye, you can send an instant message
and start up a real time conversation. To send an instant
message you need to subscribe to upgrade your membership,
but you can reply to any instant message with your free membership.
What if I want to contact someone who isn't online?
If someone isn't online, you can send an email. Click
on your search list or in the profile and write a note. The
member will receive an email from you in their onsite message
Inbox and can write back to you regardless of whether or not
they are a paying member. Remember, to send an email you need
to subscribe to upgrade your membership, but you can reply
to any email with your free membership. Find someone you'd
like to instant message? Upgrade your membership at a low
monthly rate so that you can send instant messages and email
at any time.