As the business adapts to an increasingly mobile culture, more and more people are accessing dating services through smartphone apps, some of which allow users to appraise potential dates instantly and to accept or reject them with the swipe of a phone screen.
One in 10 American adults has tried online dating, and nearly 60 percent of Internet users say it is a good way to meet people.
Thanks to a crop of niche dating websites, you can find your ideal mate based on very specific criteria.
We talked to the men and women behind niche dating websites to find out what makes their crazy ideas so successful.
Millions of Americans have turned to the Internet to find love on dating web sites, now a .1-billion industry, according to the research company IBIS World.
But sometimes the frog that fails to turn into the prince is the itself."Any time you have millions of members, you're going to have some level of complaints," said Ryan Frankel, the chief technology officer of Dating Advice.com's parent company.
The online dating industry is a .1 billion business, with niche dating sites claiming more and more of that market share.From simple revenue models to familiarity with their customers, niche dating site creators believe they have a handle on their specific market.We also asked online daters what drove them to join the super-tailored sites and whether they have found love in the digital world.e Harmony is extra busy during the free trials so if you are interested, it is recommended you sign up at the beginning of the promotion so you have more time to use the dating service.One thing to note is that during the free trial period photos are not displayed with the profiles.