PRESS RELEASE - Mar 13 - Netmums, UK’s online parenting community, has partnered with White Label Dating to launch Netmums Dating, a dating site for single parents. Founded in 2000, Netmums is a family of community-driven sites with 1.9M members.
PRESS RELEASE - Feb 17 - Los Angeles News Group, publisher of nine local publications, has chosen White Label Dating to power dating sites for audiences of local newspapers, Press-Telegram and Daily Breeze. The dating sites will operate under the brand Love Clicks.
PR NEWSWIRE - Dec 10 - TangoWire, America’s largest private label dating solution, has chosen White Label Dating as a strategic partner. ~3,5K TangoWire sites will migrate to White Label Dating platform.
PRESS RELEASE - May 30 - Global Personals Ltd, the parent company of WhiteLabelDating.com, has been ranked for the 4th consecutive year in the 11th annual Media Momentum Top 50, moving up five places from last year to #31. The list recognises companies with the fastest growing revenue in the European digital economy. In the last three years, Global Personals experienced a 124% increase in revenue.
PR NEWSWIRE - Apr 14 - Britain’s top 100 companies with the fastest growing profits have been revealed in the 15th annual Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100. Global Personals ranked #34, going up six places from last year.
PRESS RELEASE - Mar 10 - Redwood Empire Stereocasters (RES), a leading US radio network, launched SonomaCountyDating.com on WhiteLabelDating.com's platform. 10% of the network’s listeners have already signed up to SonomaCountyDating.com since the launch in December. RES is using the dating site as a channel to generate additional revenue for their network of four radio stations, KJZY, KZST, KWVF, KTRY.
PRESS RELEASE - Dec 6 - UK Global Personals has been chosen for the goverment's Future Fifty fast-track programme. The program aims to connect high-growth companies with experts to help them scale rapidly. The selected companies will receive support from both public and private sectors.
ITV - Oct 30 - In the last night ITV tonight show - Looking For Love, Jonathan Maitland investigated the shift in attitudes towards Internet dating and its effect on relationships. There are 9M online daters in UK. 1 in 5 relationships now start online and ~23% of recently married UK couples met on the Internet. The online dating clearly works but there are some downsides such as scammers. Jonathan interviewed Sonia Richards who was a victim of “romance dating fraud” and sent ~12K pounds to a Nigerian scammer. He talked to Ryan Pitcher, a former GlobalPersonals.co.uk's employee about his job to send fake messages of love to help boost company profits. Jonathan also attended the last iDate conference in Cologne and asked Mark Brooks whether singles are spoiled for choice because of online dating. You can watch the show here.
WLD - Oct 28 - WhiteLabelDating.com unveiled its Partner of the Decade at their 5th Partner Conference. The winner is Neil Stanley, serial tech entrepreneur, who operates a diverse dating portfolio including PartnersforParents.co.uk and MatureLove.com. He is bringing in 1M members per year. Other winners are:
PRESS RELEASE - Aug 29 - IDE Group chose WhiteLabelDating.com to migrate TheDatingStudio.com's white label sites and member database. WLD is also offering all their previous partners a 100% revenue share for six months when they launch a new site on the company’s platform.
WLD - Apr 30 - Psychotherapists The Speakmans launched dating site, ‘SpeakmanDating.com’, on WhiteLabelDating.com platform. Nik and Eva Speakman have cured a range of celebrities including Holly Willoughby, Liz McClarnon, Kerry Katona and Kym Marsh, also releasing a number of best-selling self-help DVDs and books to help conquer fears, addiction and confidence issues. SpeakmanDating.com includes tips and advice from the husband and wife duo.
XBIZ - Mar 29 - WhiteLabelDating.com has announced market growth across the U.K., South Africa and Australia alongside strategies to fully expand into the U.S. in 2013. Revenue from new memberships in UK has increased by 101% in the past year, 89% across the South African network and 250% in Australia.
PRESS RELEASE - Mar 22 - WhiteLabelDating.com has launched their 10,000th site on the platform, shortly after welcoming their 20 millionth member on Valentine’s Day. Launched in 2003, WhiteLabelDating.com offers a platform for brands and individuals to power their own dating sites that currently includes The Independent, Evening Standard, Bauer Media and Dennis Publishing as partners.
WLD - Jan 3 - With smartphones and tablets topping most-wanted gift lists this Christmas, the surge in new handheld devices also had a knock-on effect with users signing up to dating sites through their new gifts. WhiteLabelDating.com saw revenue from mobile increased by 928%, making up 15% of all revenue generated during the last week of December (24.12. - 30.12.).