Category Archives: Online Dating News

An Inside Look at How Online Dating Sites Work

Business Insider recently tackled the business of online dating, providing an inside look at how online dating sites work. The article says the two most important matching criteria for sites are age and location. After that, a number of factors take place in creating the right match.

Here’s an excerpt:

How Online Dating Sites Work – Business Insider
Fri, 17 May 2013 19:58:25 GMT

How do online dating sites predict who will be good matches on their networks? Which algorithms are used to accurately predict chemistry between two people? Sam Yagan is the co-founder of OkCupid. He now runs all of

Sam Yagan has really come a long way since he originally launched OkCupid. He sold at the right time and boosted his career path in the process.

Online Dating Site Uses Facial Features to Help You Find Love

The Huffington Post has published an article about a new online dating service that uses facial features from your photo to best match you with other people. Here is an excerpt:

Online Dating: Find Your FaceMate Matches Mates By Facial Features

http://www.huffingtonpost.comSun, 19 May 2013 17:44:30 GMT

DivorcĂ©es may be looking for love in all the wrong places. Online dating site Find Your FaceMate sets out to match prospective mates based on similar facial features, which, according to site founder Christina Bloom, is a good …

What do you think? Do you think matching facial features is the best algorithm for finding love?