We believe the online extramarital dating industry will continue to grow in the same direction of the traditional dating industrys success.
No Strings Started: 2010Members: 3.4 million, according to the company Cost: Free to join and search profiles, with a cost of .99 a month for full access Do you have to be married to join?
Across the board though, these people are all looking for something easier than going to a bar and pretending to be single. Inevitably the days after Fathers Day, Mothers Day and Valentines Day see traffic spike through the roof.
Its often on these days that relationships are put to a test, and people realize they need more out of their life than they are getting from their spouse.
In Europe, Gleeden has had tremendous success since its launch.
Gleeden represents something everyone wants, but doesnt want to admit to or talk about.
Ashley Started: 2001Cost: Free to sign up and browse profiles, with a cost of for 100 credits, which would be enough to connect with around 20 members Do you have to be married to join?
No Q&A with Noel Biderman, CEO of Avid Life Media and founder of Ashley Madison Why did you start this site?
The opportunity to cheat is the best with people you know such as a coworker, a neighbor or a friend.
When we first started, I was way less convinced women would join, and I still have more men than women on the site. For the age group of 50 plus, I have almost 4 men to every 1 woman.
For the age group of 30 and under, its virtually 50/50.
But another interesting phenomenon is that a lot of people who sign up for Ashley Madison will often send just one message and theyll realize once they dip their toe into the infidelity pool that they just cant live with the guilt.
Started: 2009Members: 1 million, according to the company Cost: Free to join and search profiles, but costs between .99 to 9 for credits that allow users to contact one another.