This is a timeline of online dating services that also includes broader events related to technology-assisted dating (not just online dating).
Where there are similar services, only major ones or "the first of its kind" are listed.
The It's Just Lunch team is dedicated to you, and this is our commitment to our clients: We will be measured both personally and professionally by our dedication to providing each and every one of our clients with the best matchmaking service possible!
In short, if we take you on as a client, we guarantee you will go out on dates!
It’s aimed at time-starved professionals, who due to busy work and social lives simply don’t have the time to date.
Lovestruck helps put you in touch with people who are near you – be it where you work or live – to save you precious minutes or hours travelling to and from a date. The experts say: Perfect if you are looking for love in the city and want to approach dating with an informal first meet in your lunch break or after work.
International Cupid is a popular foreign dating and personals site helping 1000s of singles find their prospective long-term partner.
If you’re interested in international dating, you’ve come to the right place - we connect thousands of single men and women internationally.
Operation Match (part of Compatibility Research Inc.) launches.
Started by Jeff Tarr and Vaughan Morrill at Harvard. "In one distribution of questionnaires, he drew eleven thousand responses at each, or ,000 in gross profits, about 0,000 in today's dollars." Classifieds made a comeback in America in the 1960s and 1970s, encouraged by the era's inclination toward individualism and social exhibitionism.
"Being a member of It's Just Lunch is like having trusted friends set you up, but even better, because they're professionals.