Dating Pro Digest: OKCupid CEO Interview; Modern State Of LGBTQ+; Interesting Niches — Cruise Dating App, Lower-Tier Cities Dating App, Site For Accents Lovers

Nov 19, 2019


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Dating industry news digest for today: OKCupid CEO on love, tech, and success; HER’s modern state of LGBTQ+; Interesting niches for online dating — Cruise dating app, an app for lower-tier cities, and site for accent lovers.

“What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson



OKCupid CEO on love, tech, and success

Thrive Global and OKCupid’s CEO, Ariel Charytan, talked about how to succeed in life, love, and discusses OKCupid’s new market expansion.

Ariel shared that the OkCupid platform was always about people showing their true selves and giving people the chance they deserved. And at the same time, they try to accommodate each user based on their cultural and regional aspects.

As for the future of the dating niche, Ariel said: “We match people on shared beliefs and values through thousands of personalized questions. AI has helped us with showing daters the people they would actually want to meet beyond simple attraction.”

See full article here



HER’s modern state of LGBTQ+

A new survey was published by the dating and social platform for LGBTQ+ women HER.

The survey showed that 60% of respondents plan to expand their families through assisted reproductions like surrogacy or adoption.

84% of respondents admitted that they want to learn more about LGBTQ reproductive healthcare but also felt uncomfortable talking to medical professionals about fertility.

See full survey here

ⓘdea – create a site/app that facilitates assisted reproductions (surrogacy or adoption) for people that need it. 



Interesting niches for online dating — Cruise dating app, app for lower-tier cities, and site for accent lovers.

  • CruiSea app – a new mobile phone application allows singles to make love connections while at sea.
  • Qianshou Love, a new app designed for lower-tier cities from Momo Inc.
  • ILoveYourAccent site – British and American singles can connect from across the pond and upload recordings of their accents to their profiles.

Interested in adding a similar feature to your dating site? Just hit our Experts up and we’ll discuss the integration.



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