Www datingspace com aaron kwok dating
CHICAGO (Reuters.com) - The online dating scene has become pretty crowded in recent years, with sites like e Harmony, Match, Jdate, Gaydate, Maturesinglesonly and countless others catering to everything from users’ religious preferences and sexual orientation to their specific hobbies and activities.
That didn’t deter entrepreneur Shayan Zadeh, who sought to combine the forces of online dating and social media platforms like Facebook, when he launched Zoosk two years ago.
Soon they had created city-specific lists and were on the path to creating a new model for online dating.
Zoosk is attempting to crack a crowded and mature industry that has been developing since the 1990s and includes several entrenched rivals.
That's not to say IAC isn't making any more acquisitions.
“This is a company that has come out of nowhere,” he said.Users join by adding the Zoosk application on Facebook, My Space, Bebo, Hi5, and Friendster, or by signing up on the company’s mobile application or at Of Zoosk’s growing user base of 40 million, most - about 65 percent - are under 30. Traditional online dating sites, by contrast, tend to skew more toward older, seasoned singles with a no-nonsense approach.The New York Times confirmed that some of How About We's business, its Couples product, wouldn't be joining IAC and some staffers were laid off."The online dating business is completely monopolized — IAC owns online dating,” How About We's co-founder Brian Schechter admitted in January.
“We found that consumers got bored very quickly answering business questions,” he said.