New messages pop up at the side of your screen. You may dismiss them one at a time, or close them at the same time. If you want to focus on browsing other members' profiles, you may hide the chat bar and friend's list on the left side. Just click on the icon at the top right o the page to show them again.
As sad as it sounds, contacting members through video and text chats is only available for paying members. So if you want to message others, get ready to pay for a premium membership.
There's a wink option which can get the attention of members if you still haven't availed for an upgrade. However, you cannot respond or even read the messages that they send, which expires in a few days.
Basic and advanced search is free for all members.
An advanced search includes filters by sexual preferences, gender, ages, currently online, using SMS, users with photos, available for video chatting, live streaming, and those who have verified photos.
You can also search based on physical characteristics-- eye color, body type, hair color, race.
Filter out members based on their interest in experimentation, threesomes, friends with benefits, online flirting, meeting in person, and open relationship.
Base your search by the compatibility of your religions, languages, marital status, and profession.
Lastly, you can type in any keyword in the provided box to make the search easier.