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But is this a positive development or something to be concerned about?

Is online dating making the world better and dating more effective, or is something important being lost or sacrificed as a result?

The site grew exponentially, with fantastic reviews in the Daily Mail, Mirror, Guardian, Cosmopolitan, Computer Weekly and many other publications.

We were nominated as Steve Wright's Web Site of the Day (BBC Radio 2) and a year later we got the accolade again!

from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a $2 billion industry.

Over 40 million Americans have given online dating a try, and over a of the American couples married between 20 met online.

We were not set up as a business, but set up to try to make a genuine difference in people's lives.

With tens of thousands of members in the UK, USA and all over the world, we're one of the premiere web sites for dating.

One of the things that our members find surprising, is that they went in search of love, but found dozens of genuine lasting friendships as well. Why not join us to find out what's going on in your area?