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These options—which included asexual, genderfluid, pansexual, sapiosexual, and transgender categories—were added to make the website more inclusive.Rudder updated the "Ok Trends" blog, which consists of "original research and insights from Ok Cupid," for the first time in three years in July 2014. ," the post discusses three experiments run by the website without the knowledge of users.Rudder attempted to defend the company, in part by suggesting that it would be unethical not to experiment on users: I think part of what's confusing people about this experiment is the result ...this is the only way to find this stuff out [what actually works for a dating site], if you guys have an alternative to the scientific method I'm all ears."Credential stuffing" describes using passwords stolen from one service (like another dating site) to attack another service, on the assumption that many people will reuse passwords across websites. The site used to have a highly active journal/blogging community as well.
Ok Cupid was listed in Time magazine's 2007 Top 10 dating websites. Ok Cupid's founders (Chris Coyne, Christian Rudder, Sam Yagan, and Max Krohn) were students at Harvard University when they gained recognition for their creation of The Spark and, later, Spark Notes.This raised questions from some users who wondered about the ease with which the company could eliminate users from its platform.A February 2019 report alleged that many users reported lost access to their accounts in a manner consistent with either a data breach or a widespread "credential stuffing" incident.A-List (paying) members see no advertising and have more filtering options and preferential placement in an "A-List Matches" section of search results.
A-list members can also browse openly while choosing whether or not their profile is displayed to those they visited.Among other things, The featured a number of humorous self-quizzes and personality tests, including the four-variable Myers-Briggs style Match Test.