Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Dating Services industry has performed well over the past five years as a growing number of consumers turn to the internet looking for love. The proliferation of broadband internet connections and greater legitimacy surrounding online dating has helped the industry outpace the overall economy and capture a rising share of the consumer dollar. Over the next five years, the percentage of households with access to the internet is projected to continue rising throughout the period, which will expand the consumer market for online dating services... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Online dating and matchmaking services are a burgeoning industry in the United States. As online dating becomes more socially acceptable, online dating and matchmaking services have seen a rise in demand. Online dating makes up the majority of industry sales, followed by phone dating services. The value of sales for each service depends on the quantity sold as well as the price of those services.
Dating websites, free and subscription-based, comprise the largest segment in the industry. This segment does not include social networking sites; rather it is made up of websites that are primarily focused on allowing individuals to form romantic relationships. Dat.. purchase to read more