When I was in school, I was never the biggest fan of history unless it was something I cared about. It’s fascinating to think about how the process got started and where it’s at now.
English royalty, the Salem Witch Trials, Greek mythology? In this article, I’ll walk you through everything that has to do with the history of online dating — from personal ads to dating apps.
The site has been paving the way for others to follow suit ever since.
Today, Match has 30 million members, sees over 13.5 million visitors a month, and is responsible for the most dates, relationships, and marriages than any of its competitors.
Personal ads for homosexual activity, which was still illegal, were increasing as well — causing authorities to conduct more investigations into the content in newspapers.