Transgender dating site
“Now that the majority of users are using mobile, they really expect a messaging system on a site to mimic text messaging,” he explained, “so that’s another area I’d like to pursue as well.” It’s difficult for dating sites to track their success stories.
Oftentimes, a member who has found a relationship will simply stop visiting the site or delete his or her account without explaining why.
Couples in the bliss of a new romance may not think to write a thank you to the dating site that introduced them in the first place.
However, Mike said he has received dozens of thank-you messages from TG Personals members over the years. My partner is planning to bring me to the US.” Mike said this was the first TG Personals marriage he had heard about, and it made him happy to help advance civil rights on a global scale.
“I believe some of their advertisers objected to having ads being displayed on a transgender dating site, and Google took action due to those complaints.” has over 189,000 current users, and My Free has over 80,000.
These stats do not include members who joined the network and then deleted their accounts.
He offers all features on his dating site for free and has promised to never use subscription plans or paid features to turn a profit.
Instead, he uses banner ads and affiliate partnerships to generate revenue.
“had just started generating a profit for the first time through the Google Ad Sense program,” he said, “so I decided to hire a contract programmer to help create custom Elgg plugins so I could move to Elgg.” At the same time, Mike launched a mainstream dating site, My Free Personals.com, in hopes of replicating TGPersonals.com’s success for a larger market.
“The reason I can do this is that the sites run on open source software,” Mike said.