Help your users find new friends and dates. The quality connections will encourage them to return to your site for more interaction and meaningful relationships.
Search is the most important functionality on a dating site. Let your site members filter other users by different criteria.
This is an interactive map. Your dating site members can search for other people by radius, their own location being the starting point.
The Ratings feature helps site members rate each other's profiles and media files, as well as view the list of Top Members. Top Members are displayed on a stand-alone page.
People see the Carousel on top of every site page. Automatic scrolling of the pictures will attract their attention to other people's profiles without any additional effort.
Photo slider lets people see someone's photos directly on the search results page so there is no need to open each profile separately.
Protect your users from viewing adult content until they give their permission to view it, but let them know that there is adult content in the first place by showing a special preview image.
Help your site members expand their reach and keep the people on the site for longer by showing them more options. The system will select users who are similar to the one being viewed, by such parameters as age group, location, and display them on the same page.
Numerous communication options will help people express themselves, get to know each other better, find more dates and start friendships.
Let people sign up and sign in on your dating website with their accounts on social networks: Facebook, Google, Twitter, VK.com. It is fast and secure.
Site visitors will be able to create accounts on your site in a few simple steps. Consider limiting the site guests options or displaying the site advantages directly on the main landing page to prompt them to sign up faster.
The site members will receive email notifications whenever they have a new match or a new message, so it makes sense to confirm that the addresses are real.
This is a very basic but important feature that will let your dating site users restore a password they forgot.
Featured users are displayed on top of every site page in a carousel/slider. It is a great way for someone to attract attention to their profile. You can charge a fee to let people appear in the carousel or make it a free service.
One can create photo and video albums in one's personal multimedia gallery. It is also possible to upload multimedia files directly into the main site gallery for everyone to see.
Aviary is a photo editing tool that will let your site members edit their photos with options including funny stickers, contrast and saturation adjustments, and so on.
Let your site members exchange old-school messages. Drafts and spam folders are also present.
This one-on-one chatting tool gives your site members the opportunity to exchange text messages. The chat window will follow them around when they browse different site pages.
Kisses is a small but pleasant icebreaker tool. Your site members will be able to exchange pictures and short messages with people they fancy. You can upload custom pictures that will support your site's niche idea.
Likes module adds little hearts to posts and comments, photos and videos so people can express their appreciation of your site's content.
This Tinder-like feature lets site members like or skip each other. If there is a match, they can communicate directly on the site.
Exchanging winks is a means of attracting attention or establishing the first contact. Just like on Facebook, a person can only wink at someone once until they receive a wink back.
Comments are a great way to exchange opinions. One can comment wall posts, news, and the files that users upload to the multimedia galleries.
The idea of Shoutbox is to let people interact with each other by posting short messages and reviewing messages posted by others. It also helps attract more attention to their profiles. ShoutBox follows users when they browse your site pages.
There is an activity wall on every user profile page along with the main activity wall where a person can see events of their friends. Events include wall posts, files upload, and friendship notifications.
Ask your site members and visitors questions to learn how they found out about your service, what they like most, what they miss, and so on. Multiple languages are supported which means that you can translate your surveys into all available site languages.
Let your site members share content and news with their friends on popular social networks: Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter, VK.com.
It is important to give people the opportunity to report offensive content and behaviour. You and your team of moderators will be able to review each report and act on it.
Initiate contact with any site user or let site members message you with their questions and feedback. The messages appear in a chat-like manner in a special section of user mode and admin mode respectively.
Associations are about breaking the ice between two site members and helping them start a conversation. A user can send an association to another user by comparing him or her to an object or an animal — whatever the site admin offers them. All pictures and prompt phrases are managed in the administration panel.
The site members ask each other questions and give answers when someone asks them something in return. You get to create default questions, and you can also let the site users ask their own questions.
The members of your dating site can upload audio files in the personal gallery, in the main multimedia gallery of the site, and in the recent activity wall as wall posts.
Your site members will be able to use the blog as a diary, follow other people's blogs and get to know each other better. It's all about building a community.
Referral links feature lets site members earn bonuses by inviting friends to join the site. You get to set up the bonus amount that will be added to the inviter's internal account, in the site currency.
Your profit comes from the paid services and memberships that give your users the best ways to find new dates and friends.
Memberships, or access permissions, will help you distinguish between user groups and earn by limiting access to the popular site sections. People will be supposed to upgrade their membership in order to be allowed access to the chat, mailbox, a list of potential best matches, and so on.
Request payment right after a person has signed up on your site. The new users will not be able to view any site pages except their own profile and the payment page.
The Gift of membership feature is about site members paying you to send each other memberships or VIP statuses as a gift. You can choose to collect a commission from every transaction or not to do so.
Once activated, this paid option will add a contrasting border around the person's photo in the search results to make them stand out from the crowd.
If you make activity in search a paid service, your site members will not be able to visit profiles of other members until they pay.
People who have paid for this service will have their profile appear on top of relevant search results thus increasing their chances of attracting attention.
You can charge a fee to let people become featured users by appearing in the carousel on top of the site pages. It increases their chances of being seen.
With the stealth mode on, nobody will find the person in search, nor will see them in the list of profile guests.
Money gifts let site members send donations — money gifts to each other. You can earn extra commission from every transaction if you want to.
Place images or HTML code directly onto your dating site pages and check views and clicks statistics. You can let your site members post banners too and make it a paid service.
Sell your own branded merchandise on your dating site or display goods and offers by third-party providers such as flower shops, jewellers, and so on. Site members will be able to purchase store items for themselves or pick another site member who they wish to send a gift to.
Let your site members exchange virtual gifts. Every gift must be accepted by the recipient in order to appear on their profile page. You as site administrator get to upload all the pictures and set prices for them.
Let your site users update their virtual accounts on your site with real money, convert it to your site special currency at an exchange rate that you get to set, and let them pay for all site services with only this special currency.
Google AdSense is a free and simple way to earn money by displaying targeted ads next to your online content.
Choose from the popular pre-integrated payment gateways: Paypal, 2Checkout, Authorize.net, Fortumo, Paygol, Pencepay, Robokassa, Skrill, SMS Coin, Stripe, Webmoney, or order any new integration from our team. Offline payments are also supported.
Site management tools are available from the admin control panel. Set up and manage your site easily and efficiently.
Manage your site's content directly from the administration panel. Post articles, create service pages like 'About us', 'Terms and Conditions', and so on.
What's good about the profile fields editor is that you can ask your site members any questions by including the questions into profiles. These new fields can also be used in the search.
Every site menu can be modified according to your needs. You can add and remove menu items, add links to external websites.
Play around with colors. Pick your favorite color scheme, apply the changes and view them immediately on your site. You can create a new color scheme or modify any existing one.
Templates are pre-designed web pages. They form the visual part of your dating site along with the photos of the site members and other imagery. Your site's template is an important part of the good first impression that the site makes.
If you plan on reaching a global audience, or an area where people speak more than one language, multiple languages support is going to be very helpful. Both left-to-right and right-to-left languages are supported.
Welcome site users from any location with the help of our ready database of countries, regions and cities. You can edit any entries and even create new ones.
Posting site news is a good way to keep the dating site members informed of what is going on. It can be a success story about the two people who got married after meeting on your site. You can choose to set up an RSS feed from a popular source and have it updated automatically.
The system will send emails to inform your dating site members and you as the site owner when something important happens like someone's sent me a gift or a new message, or there is a new banner waiting for moderation, and so on.
Cron is a time-based job scheduler. It helps you to automate certain commands like updating the news feed, awarding bonuses to users who visit your site daily, and much more.
Filter the site members by certain criteria and add them to mailing lists. Then send out messages to their email addresses. It's like a targeted mass-mailing, inside your admin panel.
Basic SEO setup includes titles, keywords and description, along with the OpenGraph tags, that will apply to all the site pages and will be indexed by search engines.
Advanced SEO settings give you access to managing meta tags individually for different site pages, which is good for the site ranking. You also get to manage the sitemap and robots.txt files, install tracking codes, and set up the search engine friendly URLs.
Join the community of independent dating website owners who engage into site members exchange without giving away sensitive information such as email addresses. Populate your site with real members.
Ban certain words that you don't want the site members to use on your site. People will not be able to send messages or post comments if their text includes a banned word.
Let your site members block users who behave offensively or otherwise bother them, by adding them to the blacklist. Blocked users will not be able to reach out via messenger. All their emails will get directly into the spam folder in the mailbox.
It is important that your site members have the opportunity to report offensive or obscene behaviour. All reports will be visible in the moderation wall in the administration panel for you to review and act upon.
You can decide to control all sorts of content generated by the users (texts, uploaded files, etc.). Handle the moderation job yourself or create special moderator accounts with limited access to the admin panel.
We help you connect your site to Google Analytics for free, as well as install the Intercom system. You will be able to view statistics on the behaviour of your site visitors, connect to your customers in a convenient and engaging way.
Keep track of the visitors who tried to register on your dating site and failed for some reason. Maybe their dog chewed the internet cable. Contact them by their email and offer assistance with the signup, send a bonus or some promo materials about your site.
Widgets are mini-blocks with the photos of your site members that you can place on any web page, including sites from your partners. You can display new users, featured or selected users, chat invitations and prompt people to come to your site.
Mark the site members who are celebrating their birthday today, or have celebrated recently, or will celebrate soon. A special icon will be displayed next to their avatar photo. The system will also send birthday greetings by email.
Provide your dating site users with zodiac signs descriptions and daily or weekly horoscope updates with the help of RSS feeds.
Easily add landing pages to your website. You also get to indicate the part of the URL where you want the landing page to be located. Create different landing pages for different audiences and measure the conversion.
You are changing the look of your website, setting up new texts and features and do not want your users to see all that mess? Enable the 'Under construction' mode directly from the administration panel.
Incidents are errors or malfunctions which have been caused by third parties performing custom changes on your site and are thus not covered by our free technical support. We will bring your site back to its original functionality, so feel free to experiment.
Use Custom admin URL as a security measure to block access to your control panel by a default link datingsite.com/admin. Your custom admin URL can be anything you like, for example, datingsite.com/myownlink. It means that, as long as you do not give away this information, it will not be widely accessible.
The purpose of access to user correspondence is to give you the opportunity to control the messages that the site members exchange, and to be able to take immediate action if there are any inappropriate advances.
Extra apps and integrations
The Events add-on will let you and your site members create events that people can join, comment on, upload photos of, and invite other site members to join and have fun.
The event organizer decides whether to allow participants to join without invitation, invite other people, and upload photos.
One may wish to create an exclusive event where people will only be able to join if they have been invited to.
The Special offers add-on is a tool that will let you create promo offers like “Add money to your account from 4PM till 6PM today, and we will increase the amount by 50 per cent”, or “Purchase premium membership on a particular day, e.g. June 15, and receive 1 extra month of premium membership for free”.
The Companions add-on creates an online space where your site members can look for travel companions or someone to go to an event with.
Say, someone plans a long car ride and wants to find people to keep him or her company as well as share the costs with. They post an ad and indicate that they are looking for up to 4 people to travel from A to B, expenses to be shared.
With the Companions functionality, you will enhance your users experience by letting them search for travel companions, be it a one-on-one trip or a group travel.
Make your website open for people of different relationship configurations, romantic ideologies, sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions.
The idea behind the all-in-one chat, or superchat as we call it, is to combine every available way of communicating with another person on a PG Dating Pro site in one place, similar to the Facebook messenger.
A user will have one place to contact another user, including: quick (instant) messages and mailbox, files exchange, sending a kiss or a wink, sending a virtual gift, and much more.
The Bonus add-on will help your site members receive bonuses for performing certain actions on the site and convert bonus points into real money.
The following actions are available:
-Upload the main profile picture.
-Indicate one's location, including country, region, and city. It ensures that the person will be visible in search.
-Complete one's profile 100%.
-Visit site regularly, x days in a row.
-And many others.
Notifications settings will help your site members stay in control of the notifications that the system sends them by email or via desktop messages. Your dating site users will be able to decide whether they wish to receive such system messages as:
-Someone sent me a chat request
-Someone sent me a secret gift
-Someone sent me a virtual gift
-... and many others
If you plan on bringing in site members from all over the world, consider adjusting your dating site to match their expectations. The system will determine user's location by their IP address and display the language that matches this country or region.
The Extended registration feature lets your new site members tell more information about themselves when they create an account. It is a good solution for the matchmaking or other compatibility-themed niches where you have to learn a lot about a person to match them with someone else.
Let your users with a certain membership status enjoy an advert-free experience on your website. Include an option of hiding the ad banners into different membership levels to boost their value and earn more.
Add some spice to the all-too-familiar Favourites List. From now on, your site members won't see the profiles of people who added them to their fave lists and will be expected to pay to unlock each person. Curiosity might or not have killed a cat, but it surely will help you earn!
How do Dating Pro products work together?
Professional dating site in 1 day. 100% open code. White label solution. Perfect for any niche.
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A date is a video conversation on a Dating site. Virtual gifts are something like flowers and candies delivered to your home. And the result is a phone number of your partner and the start of a real life relationship.
Enjoy the benefits of a large member database. Joining the Dating Pro Network will let you boost the members' activity on your site.
Every new dating site will start bringing profit faster if you have enough users. If not, your site may not gain the needed traction. The Dating Pro Network offers 100,000 members from partner websites. The ready members' database helps you to start earning money faster.
You’ll have the freedom to maintain full control over all aspects of your site and content. No “powered-by,” no ads (unless you want them for making money). You fully control the UI of your dating site and apps.
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Enhance your site with ready add-on from the Marketplace and order custom-built features for your unique idea.
Custom modifications are usually only available to the independent site owners, and rarely possible in the hosted white label and affiliate solutions.
We can help you accomplish any goal that comes to mind. Use ready-made features from the Builder and Marketplace or order tailor-made solutions. The 100% open code gives you control over your site and mobile apps.