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"Many sites have a very adult feel to them," including nude pictures, "which is quite a turnoff for younger individuals who approach this from a more scientific perspective." Wade said no nudity is allowed in members' public profiles, though private folders can be more revealing."Our goal is to keep the porn out and keep the site classy," he said.
Men or couples pay $19.95 a month, single women pay only $4.95 a month.You don't need to spend hours filling out questionnaires.Neither of us would have been patient enough for that!We are both accomplished artists, so the photos of our work were very important." *— Kathlene *"After we met on Match.com, I met my now-husband for coffee at Starbucks.We talked for hours and have never been apart since then."I was trying to solve my pains." In 2006 he launched Seeking Arrangement.com, the original "sugar daddy" dating site. Other dating sites followed, like Whats Your Price.com, where people "bid" on a first date with a woman. Payment helps compensate a woman for her own investment—"It's quite costly for any woman to go on a first date with a guy." Wade said Seeking Arrangement will bring in $30 million in revenue this year "and is profitable." Whats Your Price will clear about $10 million.
Navigating Web dating's rough shoals: e Harmony CEO And now, for his next act, Wade has created Open Minded.com, "a safe and stigma-free environment that brings the ease and flexibility of online dating to the currently underserved world of open relationships." (Tweet This) "The traditional model of marriage and monogamy isn't working out for everyone," Wade told CNBC.
Since its launch in 2000, Cupid Media has helped more than 30 million people look for love and grown from strength to strength, becoming one of the top niche dating networks in the world.
Through our network of personalized dating services, we aim to connect singles worldwide with their true love, in a safe and fun environment.
He hasn't met anyone yet, but he is exchanging emails with a couple.
"Not every relationship is a traditional type," he said.
Forty percent of members are between the ages of 18 and 35, with 38 percent between 35 and 50 years old.