Quick Search is a basic search on the website. It helps you search basis Age, Gender, Religion, Caste, Marital Status, Mother Tongue and Location. It also provides an additional option to search based on Photo availability.
However, quick search is a basic search engine and provides only limited criteria for search. The quick search bar is available on top of every page in Jeevansathi.com.
On some pages, this will be closed and can be opened by pressing the blue arrow button below the main site Tabs.
Advance Search is a more detailed search engine. Apart from providing the options in Quick search you can also search by Education, Occupation, Income, life style & attributes.
It also gives you an option to search only profiles available for chat.The advanced search can be accessed by clicking on the 'Advanced Search' link below the quick search bar that is available on top of every page in Jeevansathi.com
This search option shows those profiles which are searching profiles similar to your profile. It works opposite to normal search engine. Rest of the options help you see profiles meeting your requirement. However this option searches profiles whose desired partner criteria your profile is meeting.
Since these people are actively seeking profiles like you, it is very likely that they will respond positively to any "Express Interest" messages that you send.
Desired partner profile link provides all the profiles that are available based on the desired partner criteria mentioned by you. This is a quick way to access all the profiles which have recently joined the website and match your criteria.
a) Create an online profile: this is the first and most important step. This profile will determine how others who come to the site will know you as. Be honest and spend time filling the open fields regarding yourself, your family and who you are looking for.
b) Upload a good, clear photo: 70% of all searches are for a photo profile, so it is important to have your photo in your profile. In case you are not comfortable about displaying your photo, we have privacy options that will protect your photo and can be seen only by those whom you allow to do so.
c) Specify the partner profile: This will help us as well a well as others to have some idea of what you want. Please put only those conditions that are an absolute must and not which are desirable. Things like tall, dark, very fair, only doctor etc.restricts the matches, so avoid them. In case of a problem, write back to us or chat with us while creating a profile.
d) Make enough contacts: Log in and use partner profile matches to search and then make contacts with profiles that you like, this is a first step, so make as many contacts as you can.
e) As a free member, you will only be able to make initial contact (a mail will go from jeevansathi.com intimating the person contacted that you are interested in his/her profile).But if/when you upgrade to a FULL membership, you can send your own mails to others and when they accept, you will be able to see their contact details and take the conversation to the next level.
In case a profile id is available and you wish to view details of that particular profile only then you can do so by searching through this option. It is mandatory to have the profile id of the user. Users e-mail id can not be searched.
If you do not find sufficient number of responses for your search, we suggest you to expand your search. You can do this by either choosing larger segments in Mother Tongue like "All Hindi" or larger groups in castes like "All Brahmins".
Alternatively you can click on "Advanced Search". Here you can select multiple values for each parameter like "Mother Tongue", "Caste", "Occupation" etc. For example if you are looking for a Baniya person, you could choose all Castes which are acceptable to you like Agarwal, Goel, Gupta, Maheshwari, Baniya etc. You can then save this search also.
My saved searches can be used to save any particular search criteria. When you search with a particular criteria its possible that you are not able and are unable to view all those profiles. Then you can save the criteria which automatically saves all those profiles.Also all new profiles which join the site and match these criteria will also come when you select this search.
This feature is very useful if you wish to save very specific criteria and do not want to spend time in selecting all those criteria again and again.
Once a search is done via quick or advance search an option "Save Search Criteria" reflects above the profiles. When you select this option it gives a choice to save the criteria either as a "Search agent" or "As desired partner profile".
On selecting save search as "As desired partner profile' a separate criteria is not saved just that the desired partner criteria updated gets replaced.br>
Give a name for your "Search Criteria" and select "Save as Search Agent" to save it. Next time you wish to use this criteria you can click on "My Saved Searches" link below the "Search Bar"
As search agent 3 criteria can be saved. Post 3 criteria there is no option to save any new criteria but an old criteria can be replaced. On selecting save search as "As desired partner profile' a separate criteria is not saved just that the desired partner criteria updated gets replaced.