How One Man Made A Million Babies With Free Online Dating
Everyday, tens of thousands of new users sign up for Plentyoffish.com – one of the only completely free online dating sites.
Since the site’s inception in 2003, an even higher number of users have found success, marrying matches made via the website. Founder Markus Frind estimates that based on the number of marriages that have resulted in these matches, over one million babies have been born as a result of his website.
So how did Frind’s website – which has always been free – emerge as not just one of the most successful dating websites, but also such a successful company for Frind? As he explained during the GROW 2012 conference in Vancouver, B.C.,Frind quickly found ways to monetize Plentyoffish from the very beginning, initially utilizing Google‘s AdSense to profit from Plentyoffish users. He also leveraged the power of affiliate networks to make money from those browsing Plentyoffish...