Stayfriends in the Test of September 2019.
Stayfriends is not a classic Dating portal, but a platform for old school and find friends again. After registration, You from what school are looking for You have visited and will then be shown who Your classmates are logged in already and has been listed. You can now select multiple schools, it was at the beginning of Stayfriends so. On the basis of the specified graduation year You will automatically classmates from Your Year. Targeted Dating is Stayfriends, however, not possible. Here it happens rather by the way that two old school friends suddenly find that there is but a little more could be. It is quite possible to find at Stayfriends a Partner, it is the main goal.
Registration and profile creation.
Registration is quick and easy photos of then and now useful upload images without activation, immediately possible profile design, a very detailed possible school needs to be selected in the login process .
The login for Stayfriends has to be done with the right, personal data, these will be displayed on the Website. Only in this way, it is possible that former classmates can find You after You and find You. If You’re already married, You should indicate Your previous name if You changed Your did.
The profiling takes only little time, since the most of the information can be comfortably selected by clicking the mouse. The most important thing is that You’re looking for chronological order of the visited schools out. It is the first letter enough, the Drop-Down menu, You then automatically suggestions. Select Your schools and Your graduation year. You will receive automatically all the classmates of the same class are displayed and can add them to Your contacts .
During the profile position, You will be asked for a photo of the school and a current picture.
These two images will be displayed for Your profile visitors, side by side. Many of your classmates You haven’t seen any for years, and you remember Your earlier appearance. Here is the old photo helps, while the new image shows what You’ve become .
Matching suggestions and Dating suggestions it is Stayfriends, because it is a classic Dating portal. You will receive, however, comrades of the proposals to the former class, who You know could.
Profiles are friendly, many of the Profiles are designed without photos boost functions not only with gold membership photos can be seen the profile has run, the character of a life.
The Profiles at Stayfriends does not correspond to the classical Dating profile, but are more like a resume. Here is listed, which schools were attended and how the career is expired. For old school friends which is interesting because everyone wonders what has become of the former class clown or the nerd .
In General, the Profiles seem friendly and easy, but they are not always filled fully. Above all, it is exciting, if a previous and a current picture to be uploaded. These two images are displayed side by side on the profile and to document the change from then to today. It is only a few members of Stayfriends using this function. Often a photo is not present, only the school and the name suggest that it could be an old classmate .
Photos can generally only be seen by gold members. For standard members, only pixelized image representations are shown, which are hardly visible. What we in the Test misses a free-text field, because it is not possible to say a few personal words to the former classmates. Only the information on the school visit and the present family Situation are possible. Also, it is not possible to detect whether it is a file body or when the Person was last active. Shows the date of birth and how many contacts the Person has, however. From the number of contacts can often be weighed, whether the profile is used on a regular basis. Who adds active contacts, and also the function in the Game uses with friends, mostly occasionally online and will also read messages .
Positively the hardly existing fake profiles are worth mentioning. Since real names have to be given quickly, if it should be in a class community to be a Fake. We encountered no false profiles .
Contacts can possible at the same school direct contact will only be added to by message is possible, indirect contact, in groups, with a focus on the playable games are possible, it is together available to send messages without a gold membership .
If You have Your schools chosen, You will be suggested to persons of the same Vintage. You can add to Your contacts, without a confirmation from the other Person, is necessary. Based on Your added contacts, You are suggested more could You may know. A search function is available, here, You can, but only after the names and surnames of well known people You are looking for.
Dating specific features such as Matching, there is not at Stayfriends at all. The contact suggestions are true, because You are suggested to only those people who have attended the same school and may be part of comrades to Your class.
You can see other users directly via message contact, regardless of whether You have a gold membership or not. This is the main possibility as You are with other people in contact can occur.
Casual conversations, regardless of the common school, is also shown in groups. There are several topic-specific groups You can join. There, members can post pictures and comments, similar to the concept of Facebook.
A Dating group, we can’t find the main topics of the groups are very neutral. The conversation turns almost exclusively to the group topic. Very popular groups on the topic of Pets or Hobbies are .
The group function allows You to talk with other users of Stayfriends about Your Hobbies and You to share.
The groups are defined by Stayfriends, You can join and then post pictures, comment and sharing.
Some of the entertaining games such as “Yahtzee” are You Stayfriends available for free. You can play these games against other users, regardless of whether your has together visited the school. During the game, your comments can interact with each other .
available in Google Play available in the Apple App Store not available in the Windows Phone Store App stripped-down version of the desktop mode is completely free .
Stayfriends also offers its services in the Form of an App. You can download it with an Android phone, but also with an IOS device. Unfortunately, it is, as so often, Windows Phone owners will have the Check. With a Windows phone You only have the possibility to use the mobile desktop version .
The App is in General good to use, however, it is criticised in the appropriate Stores harsh. It always comes back to errors, either in upload or in the design of the profile. The registration for Stayfriends is App possible, also the picture upload is offered. We had no difficulties.
The App Support is very helpful when it comes to criticism in the app stores, will be taken to this reference, and the creators make an effort to fix problems. Most of the features of the desktop version are also available within the App. It is a gold membership can be completed, it is possible to add contacts and messages can also be exchanged. Only the delete function of messages we have been missing compared to the desktop variant .
Stayfriends is a platform whose main task is to former classmates back together. On the Website class meetings will be planned and organized, there’s lots of chatting about old times and memories reveled. Can register everyone, be ready for his real name and attended school. Anonymous logins with a nick name are not desired and not possible. It is Stayfriends about connecting real people to each other and to ensure that, even after the school visit, no Contact is aborted.
The login for Stayfriends was straightforward, and our school was immediately in a selection can be seen. After we have entered the last year of our schooling, we were moved back into the school. It is the name of the earlier class were displayed comrades and it showed that half the class was already a member of Stayfriends. Whether it is actually active Accounts or “dead” and we can’t say, of course, finally, .
Generally, there are a lot of “dead” and not every user checks in every day at Stayfriends, sometimes messages will not be answered simply. But as a rule, an E-mail notification for new Post, is it worth, nevertheless, each member is just time to write.
Often there are also prospects for a class meeting, so that here, too, there is the opportunity to come into contact. About Stayfriends these Meetings are perfect to organize, and then also photos hold for other members of the encounter sometime .