The number of different IMVU people is just as varied as the real world. The IMVU people page gives you an option to search out kindred spirits and connect with new people. You can search by location, gender, age and even current relationship. You can browse through the pics of new people and start connecting. Through the use of avatars, people can create another identity that is available only through the online world. Various types of clothing, accessories, and hairstyles give people an almost endless way to create their new alter ego.