Tag Archive | "Popularity"

Preventing Date Rape and Assault: 10 First Date Safety Tips for Women

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

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Every two minutes somewhere in the United States a woman is sexually assaulted.  One in four women is a victim of rape or attempted rape.  And 57% of rapes happen when on dates.  Unfortunately, date rape and sexual assault are occurring more and more often and with the popularity of online dating today, it is […]

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IAC Taking Over Yahoo Personals

Sunday, August 15, 2010

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IAC, operators of the Internet’s largest dating site Match.com, is taking over the management and administration of Yahoo’s dating section — formerly titled Yahoo Personals. The terms of the deal are rumored to entail a multi-year arrangement, but the economics of the transaction were not disclosed. This extends Match.com’s already huge reach within the online […]

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Daters Are Quite Valuable

Sunday, May 23, 2010

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A domain auction was recently held in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and it shed some interesting insights into current societal and Internet trends. The star of the show at this auction was the domain Dating.com — an obviously valuable piece of Internet real estate. Snapnames, a division of Oversee.net, was the top bidder for this domain […]

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